Tourette's Syndrome - How to Recognize It

Speaker: Jeremy Lichtman PsyD

Date & Time: Thursday, January 30, 2020, 11:30 am -2:00 pm

Where? Rutgers Club, on the Livingston Campus (see below).

Program Narrative:

Tourette syndrome is a poorly understood neurological condition that can have a profound impact on a. Child's life. However, having a greater understanding of the condition; knowing how to diagnose it and being aware of the treatments available can significantly improve the outcomes for children struggling with Tourette syndrome. This presentation is designed to help clinicians recognize the syndrome.

Learning Objectives:

1. Participants will be able to identify 3-4 characteristics Tourette syndrome

2. Participants will be able to identify the gold-standard assessment tool used to diagnose Tourette syndrome
3. Participants will be able to identify the evidence-based treatments that exist for Tourette syndrome

Presenter:

Jeremy Lichtman PsyD

Target Audience: Psychologists
Program Sophistication: Introductory - no prior knowledge of subject required.
Identification of Conflicts of Interest and Commercial Support: none
Proprietary Information: NJPA ensures that permission to use proprietary information, and steps to safeguard such information, are discussed with presenters at NJPA co-sponsored programs. No materials (physical or electronic) provided to attendees at such programs may be shared.

Americans with Disabilities Act: Accommodations are available upon request. Requests must be made at least 14 days prior to the event. Please CLICK HERE to send an email for more details.

Cost of Program, Refund Policy, and any Additional Fees:

  • PROGRAM FEES: MCAP Members: $30.00. Non-MCAP Members: $35.00. ECP Members $20. Student Members $15.
  • CE CERTIFICATE FEES: NJPA Sustaining Members: Free. NJPA Members: $15. Non-NJPA Members: $25.
  • Program fees and certificate fees are paid separately.
  • Refund Policy: refunds will be given if the cancellation is 3 days in advance

To Obtain CE Credit:  Two (2) Continuing Education Credits Available
Attendee must sign in and out of the program - be present for the entire program. A link to the evaluation form will be sent to each attendee. This form must be completed and the CE certificate must be paid for within 7 days of the program date. Payment for CE Certificate is made to NJPA when completing the evaluation form.

This program is ONLY open to mental health professionals & graduate students in the mental health fields. If you are not mental health professional or mental health graduate student, and  would like to request that we make an exception for you to attend this program, please CLICK HERE to review our policy and submit a request.  If you are approved to attend this program, you will be provided with a special registration link.

Register for Event

Please Register by Tuesday, January 28th

This workshop is sponsored by NJPA and MCAP. NJPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. NJPA maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Location of The Rutgers Club

Please note that our Thursday Luncheon/Speaker Events are held at the Rutgers Club on the Livingston Campus of Rutgers University in Piscataway. It is on the 2nd floor of the Livingston Dining Commons, which is located at 85 Avenue E, Piscataway, NJ 08854. If you register in advance for the event, you will be given a link to register your car for parking in their attached parking lot on the day of the event. Otherwise, parking can be found in Lot 101 on the Livingston Campus.