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Tourette Syndrome Workshop Focuses on Methods Parents and Educators can Help Young People Manage Behavior

The Museum of disABILITY History will host its 2017 workshop session of Tourette Syndrome (TS) and Associated Disorders in the Classroom on Saturday, January 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 3826 Main Street in Buffalo. The workshop will be presented by Susan Conners, MEd, president and founder of the Tourette Syndrome Association of Greater New York State. The workshop is held in association with Learning Partners.

Focusing on ways in which parents and educators can help young people with TS and associated disorders manage their behavior, 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 is $40 for professionals and parents and $10 for students. There is an additional fee of $40 for those pursuing CEUs. A continental breakfast and lunch will be served. Wi-Fi available.

Registration and payment is due by January 20. Registration forms are available online at or call 716-629-3626 with payment information. 

Established in 1998, the Museum of disABILITY History, a project of People Inc., is the only one of its kind in the United States and is dedicated to advancing the understanding, acceptance and independence of people with disabilities. Located in Buffalo, NY, the Museum’s exhibits, collections, publications, archives and educational programs create awareness and a platform for dialogue and discovery.

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