Promote Self-Advocacy: Helping Children with Tourette Find their Voice

(2 days)

For Mental Health Awareness Month, don't just talk about awareness, but also promote advocacy. Join the Tourette Association of America, the Child Mind Institute, and Fort Health in a roundtable discussion between experts and teens who are thriving with Tourette to discuss:

  • The importance of self-advocacy for any child struggling with mental health challenges and for children with Tourette specifically
  • Strategies to help children advocate for themselves
  • Ways for parents and schools to support self-advocacy
  • Insights from teens thriving with Tourette Syndrome and other challenges