I Have Tic Disorders

Tic Disorders anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Tic Disorders. You're not alone. 13 People

    More like, I had. I realised (with help of a

    therapist) that the tics occurred because I was compensating something I didn't have. So literally, my new found friends cured my tic disorder. I now rarely tic :)
    INFJRyan INFJRyan
    18-21, M
    Mar 12

    Tic Disorders

    I am 18 years old and have from a variety of motor tics, such as a chronic eye blinking twitch that I have had for several years, infrequent arm and leg flexing, knuckle cracking, and pulling my mouth to the side. When i get nervous or stressed I also clear my throat and sniff a...
    missoldham missoldham
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 20, 2008

    I Don't Know What I Have

    I don't know what I have but I know I have one. My motor tics are: Whole upper body ******* Shoulder tensing Eye blinking Eye rolling Nose pull Nose scrunch Neck twitch back Neck twitch to the side Head turns to the side Legs kicking Arm jerks back Arm locks Tounge sticking...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 19, 2011

    Children With Chronic Tic Disorders (i.e., Tourette's Syndrome) Needed For Treatment Study

    Children with Chronic Tic Disorders (i.e., Tourette's Syndrome) Needed for Treatment Study Does your child blink his eyes, jerk his head, or cough, clear his throat, or engage in other vocalizations involuntarily and repeatedly? The Child Anxiety Research (CARe) Program is...
    childanxietyresearchlab childanxietyresearchlab
    18-21
    Mar 14, 2012

    Undiagnosed

    I've had tics since childhood, but they've increased in frequency. Either yesterday and today was a really bad day, tic-wise, or they've just gotten that worse. They usually happen two or three at a time, but basically: My shoulders jerk backwards. My shoulders jerk up, like a...
    chococat159 chococat159
    18-21
    Apr 18, 2012

    OCD Tics

    I get a slightly different kind of tic than people with Tourette syndrome and such. Mine are caused by OCD, and fall under the compulsion category. I will feel this urge, a sort of out-of-body itch, to touch, rub, or scratch an object (usually a dent or crease or bump). The most...
    Storiesforme Storiesforme
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 4, 2013

    I Don't Know What I Have

    I don't know what I have but I know I have one. My motor tics are: Whole upper body twitching Shoulder tensing Eye blinking Eye rolling Nose pull Nose scrunch Neck twitch back Neck twitch to the side Head turns to the side Legs kicking Arm jerks back Arm locks Tounge...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 19, 2011

    Bark!

    I have tics where I bark or grunt, and then I sniff really loudly, like a dog. I also clap my hands. My therapist and psychiatrist think it's related to my OCD.
    lovelyrice lovelyrice
    18-21, T
    Jun 8, 2012

    My Daughter Suffers From Tics

    My daughter has been suffering with tics since she was 4 years old. Now she is 8. They come and go. They started up again because of her anxiety with school. she has a learning disability as well and hates going to school. Her tics come when ever she is stressed out about...
    rubyblue82 rubyblue82
    26-30, F
    Oct 11, 2012
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