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Museum of disABILITY History to Host Workshop on Tourette Syndrome

Session to Focus on Methods of Managing Tourette Syndrome In and Outside of School

The Museum of disABILITY History is pleased to host a unique workshop on Saturday, February 6, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 3826 Main Street in Buffalo. The session, “Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders in the Classroom” (2016 session),” will be presented by President and Founder of the Tourette Syndrome Association of Greater New York State, Susan Conners, MEd. The workshop is held in association with Learning Partners.

Focusing on topics such as methods of managing Tourette Syndrome (TS) and associated disorders in and outside of school, the workshop is ideal for parents, educators and health and human service professionals. Continuing Education Units (CEUs) will be available for those interested.

The cost to register is $40 for adults (with an additional fee of $30 for those pursing CEU credit) and $10 for students. A continental breakfast and lunch will be served. Wi-Fi available. 

It is advised to register early as the workshop will be limited to the first 60 participants. Registration and payment is due by January 29. Registration forms are available online at or call 716.629.3626 with payment information. 

The Museum of disABILITY History, a project of People Inc., is dedicated to the collection, preservation, and display of artifacts relating to the history of people with disabilities. The mission is to tell the story of the lives, triumphs, and struggles of people with disabilities as well as society’s reactions. The Museum of disABILITY History, located at 3826 Main Street in Buffalo, NY, offers educational exhibits, programs and activities that expand community awareness.

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