Tourette's Syndrome Test
Take our Tourette's Syndrome quiz (below) to see whether you have any traits of Tourette's Syndrome.
Do you have any traits of Tourette's Syndrome?
Our Tourette's Syndrome quiz helps to see if you have any traits of Tourette's Syndrome. There are a number of questions throughout the quiz that ask you questions regarding vocal and motion habits, and other areas.
Please note that the quiz is just to see if you have any traits of Tourette's Syndrome- it does not diagnose Tourette's Syndrome. Unfortunately, we don't have the capabilities to offer diagnosis. If you score highly on the Tourette's Syndrome quiz, we would recommend speaking to your GP.
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What is Tourette's Syndrome?
Tourette’s Syndrome is a neurological disorder characterized by repetitive, stereotyped, involuntary movements and vocalizations called tics. The symptoms start showing between the ages of 3 and 9 years old. Tics come and go over time, varying in type, frequency, location, and severity.
The first symptoms usually occur in the head and neck area and may progress to include muscles of the trunk and extremities. Motor tics generally precede the development of vocal tics and simple tics often precede complex tics.
86% of Tourette’s sufferers also have at least one other condition. The most common are:
Common challenges of Tourette's Syndrome:
- Chronic pains
- Ticcing Fits
- Dealing with prejudices / Stigma
- Finding employment
"When I am stressed, my tics are more severe."
"It helps me when other people know about my TS and ignore it."
"A total focus on what I’m doing helps me control my tics."
Common Tourette's Syndrome strengths
Examples of good jobs for people with Tourette's Syndrome
- Banking and Finance