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If you’re looking for information about recent-onset tics or tic disorders, we’re here to help.

Tics are repetitive, involuntary sounds or movements like eye blinking, facial grimacing, shoulder shrugging, sniffing or making small noises.

Learn more about our current study of Recent-onset tic disorders.

A brief introduction to Tourette Syndrome

Definition 
Tourette syndrome (TS) is a neuropsychiatric disorder characterized by repetitive movements (motor tics) and sounds (vocal tics). TS is generally…  [learn more]

Tics in ADHD

ADHD is really common in people with tics: at least 50% of children with tics also have ADHD [1]. What about the other side? I mean, how common are tics in children with ADHD? Until recently, I would have said, "well, more common than in kids without ADHD." That's true, but recently I have begun […]