Treatment of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome using behavioural psychotherapy: a single case example. This paper describes the clinical condition of Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (TS) and outlines some of the causes for the condition and its possible treatments. It describes a single case demonstrating the effectiveness of one type of treatment, namely habit reversal. Finally the implications of the condition's classification as a psychiatric disorder are discussed as is the possibility that other health care professionals may be able to help in the treatment of such cases.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing|
|Publication status||Published - Aug 1995|