Young Advocates Call for a Stop to Tourette Syndrome Stereotypes

Young Advocates Call for a Stop to Tourette Syndrome Stereotypes

For the start of Bullying Prevention Month, four advocates from New Jersey tell their story in new PSAs for NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome. - September 28, 2021

Comedian Pamela Rae Schuller Headlines Activity-Packed Virtual Camp for Tourette Syndrome Families

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders (NJCTS) has announced that comedian Pamela Rae Schuller will be performing and speaking to families affected by Tourette Syndrome at this year’s Camp FantasTIC. The virtual camp takes place on Saturday, June 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.,... - May 15, 2021

NJCTS Announces Passing of Founder and Beloved Leader, Faith W. Rice

NJCTS Announces Passing of Founder and Beloved Leader, Faith W. Rice

Rice was a pioneer in advocacy for individuals with Tourette Syndrome. - March 25, 2021

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders Promotes Patricia Phillips to Executive Director

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders (NJCTS) has announced that Patricia Phillips will now lead the non-profit as the newly appointed executive director. Phillips, a resident of Teaneck, started with NJCTS in 2016 as the Education Outreach Coordinator and was responsible for... - January 13, 2021

NJCTS Announces 2021 Program of Webinars

Tourette Syndrome non-profit offers a series of free webinars for families and professionals. - December 11, 2020

Pioneer of Tourette Syndrome Awareness and Advocacy Set to Retire

Pioneer of Tourette Syndrome Awareness and Advocacy Set to Retire

Faith W. Rice, founder and executive director of NJCTS has announced her retirement. - November 24, 2020

NJCTS Receives Grant from Investors Foundation to Support Scholarship Program

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated disorders recently received a $2,000 grant from Investors Foundation. The grant will help further NJCTS’s mission of providing support and advocacy for teens with Tourette Syndrome (TS) through the NJCTS Scholarship Program. Each year since... - October 21, 2020

NJCTS Announces Program of Webinars for Fall

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disoders provides free educational webinars for medical professionals, parents and educators. - August 08, 2020

NJCTS Announces New Virtual Summit for Teens with Tourette Syndrome

Teenagers with Tourette Syndrome (TS) are invited to participate in a virtual Global TS Teen Summit with teens from across the country and the world. - July 26, 2020

NJCTS is Accepting Applications for the Tim Howard Leadership Academy

Applications are currently being accepted for the annual NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy, an intensive four-day program promoting self-empowerment, self-leadership, and resilience for teens living with Tourette Syndrome. The participants, ranging in age from 15 to 17, will train and house at... - January 29, 2020

NJCTS Celebrates 15th Anniversary with Creation of New Logo and a Fresh Brand

In recognition their 15th anniversary and the thousands of people touched, the organization has announced a logo change. - January 14, 2020

Congressman Albio Sires Presented with Award of Excellence from NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome

NJCTS is celebrating 15 years of excellence providing programs and services to families, outreach to the education and medical communities, and support for collaborative research into better treatments and a cure for Tourette Syndrome. - December 12, 2019

Nation’s First Center of Excellence for Tourette Syndrome Celebrates 15th Anniversary

NJCTS has been a leader in TS education, advocacy and research since 2004. - November 08, 2019

NJCTS Launches a Comic Book Series About a Superhero with Tourette Syndrome

The graphic novel was illustrated and co-written by Mantua, NJ resident Sarah Baldwin. - July 08, 2019

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome Celebrates Tourette Awareness in Trenton

Members of the General Assembly helped NJCTS recognize Youth Scholarship winners, Youth Advocates of the Year and top fundraisers in a ceremony at the War Memorial. - June 14, 2019

Joint Resolution Passes NJ Senate as NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome Celebrates Tourette Awareness at the State House

Members of the Senate and General Assembly helped NJCTS recognize Youth Scholarship winners, Youth Advocates of the Year and top fundraisers in a ceremony prior to the vote. - June 13, 2018

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome Reappoints Tim Howard as Member of Board of Directors

Soccer star Tim Howard to serve on NJCTS board of directors for two more years. - May 17, 2018

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome Rolls Out New Virtual Walk

NJ Walks for TS supports the various educational programs delivered throughout the state. - March 24, 2018

NJCTS Kicks Off 10th Year of Webinars with a Tourette Syndrome Guide for School Nurses on January 24

On January 24, 2018, NJCTS will celebrate the 10th Anniversary milestone with a special webinar geared towards school nurses. - December 07, 2017

Top Shore Bands to Prove "TS Rocks" in Atlantic Highlands

October 1st concert and auction to benefit the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome. - September 17, 2017

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome Announces 2016 Youth Scholarship Award Winners

Students with TS throughout New Jersey are recognized for their achievements. - July 01, 2016

Governor Chris Christie Proclaims June 4th as Tourette Syndrome Awareness Day in New Jersey

NJCTS proudly accepts this proclamation from the Governor’s Office - June 10, 2016

Hillsdale Teen Inspires His Community to Tackle Tourette Syndrome

Mike Hayden is taking his Tourette Syndrome advocacy efforts to the next level. Tourette Syndrome (TS) is a neurological disorder characterized by involuntary movements or sounds known as tics and is frequently accompanied by other neurological or mental health disorders. 1 in 100 school-age... - June 05, 2016

NJCTS Seeks to Train a New Class of Youth Advocates in Central Jersey

The nation’s first Center of Excellence for Tourette Syndrome is expanding its statewide, youth-led education and advocacy program. - April 20, 2016

Central Jersey Legislators Support NJ Walks for TS at Princeton this Sunday

5K walk/fun run to benefit Tourette Syndrome education. - March 31, 2016

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome Reappoints Tim Howard to Its Board of Directors

World-renowned goalkeeper, Tim Howard reaffirms his commitment to improving the lives of individuals with Tourette Syndrome by serving on the Board of Directors for the NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders, Inc. (NJCTS) for another two-year term. Howard has been associated with... - March 30, 2016

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome Announces 2016 NJ Walks for TS Events

North, Central, and South Jersey 5K walk/runs planned to benefit the nation’s first Center of Excellence for Tourette Syndrome’s Education Outreach program. - February 19, 2016

NJCTS Seeks to Train a New Class of Youth Advocates in South Jersey

The nation’s first Center of Excellence for Tourette Syndrome is expanding its statewide, youth-led education and advocacy program. - February 12, 2016

Asurion Returns as Presenting Sponsor of 6th annual NJ Walks For TS at Mendham

The 5K walk/run will take place Saturday, November 14 at Mendham Boro Park. - November 13, 2015

Atlantic Health Neuroscience Institute Continues Its Support of NJ Walks for TS at Mendham

Sixth annual 5k walk/run is November 14th. - November 13, 2015

Congressman Sires Returns to the Honorary Committee for the 6th Annual NJ Walks for TS at Mendham

The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 14th to benefit education programs. - November 13, 2015

Congressman Frelinghuysen Joins 6th Annual NJ Walks for TS at Mendham Honorary Committee

The event will take place this Saturday, Nov. 14th and is open to the public. - November 13, 2015

NJ Walks for TS Honorary Committee Welcomes Congressman Leonard Lance

The event will take place November 14th to benefit education programs. - November 13, 2015

WDHA 105.5 FM Returns to NJ Walks for TS at Mendham

The 6th annual advocacy walk is Nov. 14th. - November 07, 2015

Fifth-Grader is Stepping Up Awareness Efforts

Hilldale Elementary School student and his family are giving back, supporting other families affected by Tourette Syndrome in their community. - November 05, 2015

Young Magician Wants to Make Tourette Syndrome Disappear for All

Teaneck boy is named to Youth Committee for NJ Walks for TS at Mendham. - November 05, 2015

NJCTS Announces Corporate Sponsors & Honorary Committee Members for 1st Annual NJ Walks for TS at Medford Lakes

The 5k walk and family fun run will take place Sunday, September 20 and will benefit the NJCTS Education Outreach Program. - September 19, 2015

Congressman Donald Norcross Joins NJ Walks for TS Honorary Committee

First South Jersey walk to support the Tourette Syndrome community. - September 16, 2015

Senate President Sweeney Offers Encouragement, Joins NJ Walks for TS Honorary Committee

First South Jersey Walk for Tourette Syndrome community is Sept. 20th. - August 26, 2015

Academy Empowers a New Class of Teen Leaders

NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy Class of 2015 gained new skills for life. - August 22, 2015

Assemblyman Troy Singleton to Chair NJ Walks for TS Honorary Committee

First South Jersey walk to support the Tourette Syndrome community. - July 25, 2015

Register Today for South Jersey's First NJ Walks for Tourette Syndrome Event on Sept. 20

5k walk and family fun run in Medford Lakes will benefit NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome. - July 18, 2015

Tim Howard Kicks-off Year Long Awareness and Fundraising Campaign at Team Up with Tim Howard Event

Hundreds of fans joined the NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome (NJCTS) and Rutgers Men's Soccer in welcoming home world renowned goalkeeper and New Jersey native Tim Howard at the Team Up with Tim Howard event on June 4 at Rutgers University. For many Team Up with Tim Howard was a chance to meet a... - June 14, 2015

Cresskill Students Get Lessons About Tourette Syndrome from NJCTS Youth Advocates

Drew Friedrich, Cameron Mehlman, and Mike Hayden educate students and teachers during Cresskill school district’s weeklong awareness campaign about the neurological disorder. - May 26, 2015

Team Up with Tim Howard on June 4 at Rutgers University

Team USA goalkeeper and NJCTS launch Tourette Syndrome awareness campaign to benefit the Tim Howard Leadership Academy. - May 17, 2015

The Center School Discusses Tourette Syndrome

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome In-Service Program Equips Faculty for the Challenges of TS - April 22, 2015

Youth Advocate Teaches Kids About Tourette Syndrome and the Power of Acceptance

NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome's Peer In-Service Program is About Empowerment - April 22, 2015

NJ Walks for Tourette Syndrome at Princeton Surpasses Expectations

Event raises awareness and funds for NJ Center for TS Education Outreach Programs - April 08, 2015

NJ Walks for Tourette Syndrome Has Support of New Jersey Legislators and Mayors

Sunday's walk will benefit the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome. - March 29, 2015

Horizon Services Steps Up as Bronze Sponsor and More for NJ Walks for TS at Princeton

The March 29th 5K walk and family fun run supports the NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome. - March 28, 2015

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