For Parents of Kids with Tics
Join us for our support group, where you can learn, make new friends and engage in conversation.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Rady Children’s Hospital: Neurology Conference Room
Nelson Pavilion, 3rd Floor
8001 Frost Street
San Diego, CA 92123
“Pediatric Neuropsychology — A Brief Guide for Parents”
Presented by Robert Gray, Ph.D.
An overview of the neuropsychological evaluation for parents with a focus on goals for kids with Tourette’s.
RSVP by April 14
“CBIT Challenges When Tic Disorders Are Accompanied by Psych Diagnoses” (PPT)
Charles Farrow, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist II
“OCD and Anxiety Disorders in Kids with Tics”
Amy Drahota, Ph.D.
Psychologist, Autism Discovery Institute, Rady Children’s
“Children Who Fail in School But Succeed in Life” (PDF)
Mark Katz, Ph.D.
Clinical and Consulting Psychologist
Director, Learning Development Services
“School-based Interventions and Accommodations for Students with Tics and Tourette’s Disorder, with or without an IEP or 504 Plan”
Greg Nunn, Ph.D., BCBA-D
School Psychologist, Scripps Ranch High School
Pioneer of Habit Reversal Therapy
“How the Brain Works and What It Does Differently in Tourette Syndrome “(PPT)
Neal R. Swerdlow, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry, UC San Diego
Director, Psychiatry Research Residency Track
Vice Chair, Education & Training
“Parent-Child Play Time: Stress-Reduction Strategies Your Child Will Enjoy”
Gail Reiner, D.N.P., FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner III/Research Coordinator Neurosciences/Pediatrics, Mitochondrial and Metabolic Disease
“Your Child’s Rights: What You Need to Know about Special Education” (PDF)
Thomas S. Nelson, Esq.
The Special Education Advocacy & Law Firm of Thomas S. Nelson
“School Success Strategies” (PPT)
Natacha Akshoomoff, Ph.D.
UC San Diego Associate Professor