Parent Guide on Tourette Syndrome
Learning disorders and motor disorders can be difficult for parents to understand. They often have many questions that go unanswered and can create considerable misunderstanding. This misunderstanding can damage the child/parent relationship. The PMHNP can answer questions and provide guidance for the family in order to help reduce the uncertainty of the disorders.
For the Discussion
Analyze signs and symptoms of learning and motor disorders in childhood
- Analyze pathophysiology of learning and motor disorders in childhood
- Analyze diagnosis and treatment methods for learning and motor disorders in childhood
- Evaluate Parent Guides
To Prepare for this Discussion:
- Review the resources concerning your assigned disorder. (Tourette Syndrome)
Using evidence-based research, design and develop a Parent Guide for your assigned disorder including:
- Signs and symptoms
- How the disorder is diagnosed
- Treatment options
Provide a minimum of 4 or more academic references.
It is recommended that you make your project as attractive as possible and consider using the finished product as teaching tools for families that you will work with in your own practices.