Training School on Behavioural Treatments for Tic Disorders

Venue: Hallam Conference Centre

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: May 10, 2011 End Date/Time: May 12, 2011
Registration Date: May 10, 2011
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Behavioural Therapy for Tourette Syndrome Training School - May 2011

From Tuesday May 10th to Thursday May 12th, Tourettes Action will be hosting a Behavioural Therapy Training School for health professionals working with people with Tourette Syndrome.

The workshops will be held at the Hallam Conference Centre in London W1.

Organised and hosted by the COST Action "European Network for the Study of GTS" and Tourette Action, this three day training school will feature sessions by leading practitioners in the field of Behavioural Treatment for both adults and children with Tourette Syndrome.

These workshops are for professionals already qualified to practice Behavioural Treatments.

The cost is £85 per day, which includes work books and all refreshments and lunch. Delegates are welcome to attend for just one, two or all three days.

A draft timetable is set out below.

Tues May 10th

Full day (10.30am - 5.00pm) focusing on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Habit Reversal Therapy for adults.

Wednesday 11th May

Full day (10.45am - 5.00pm) focusing on psychoeducational work in TS, neuropsychological assessment in children with TS and research in behavioural treatments for TS.

Thursday 12th May

Full day (09.30am - 5.00pm) focusing on history and practice of, and guidelines for behavioural treatments for adults and children with TS, as well as live participants for treatments and complex case discussion.

If you have any questions about the workshop, please contact Tourettes Action on 0845 458 1252 or by email to


44 Hallam Street
United Kingdom

Additional Information

Accomodation We have arranged a special rate for accommodation at the 3 star, centrally-located St Giles Hotel in Bloomsbury, London. A large 3 star hotel in the middle of London’s West End, around 1.3km from the Conference Centre. The bedrooms are small but well appointed and the rate applies to sole occupancy of a double bedded room with en suite bathroom facilities. Double rooms for sole occupancy are priced at £104.00 Monday through Saturday, inc vat, taxes and breakfast. There are a limited number of rooms available, so please book quickly to avoid disappointment. The hotel requires a credit card guarantee at the time of booking. The card will only be charged should you fail to arrive, or cancel your reservation with less than 48 hour notice. Please settle your account in full at the hotel when you check-out.