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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Tourette Syndrome
and you are
between 7 and 13
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

This research is being done to determine whether a home-based behavioral therapy can be successfully used to treat tics in children with Tourette syndrome (TS). Behavioral therapy administered by a trained therapist has been shown to be helpful in reducing tics in children with Tourette syndrome. In this study, the investigators want to determine whether an instructional video can provide parents of children with TS with the tools necessary to successfully use behavioral therapy at home. The investigators also want to determine the effectiveness of home-based behavioral therapy as compared to improvement achieved when the therapy is provided by a trained therapist.

Provided treatments

  • Behavioral: Therapist-directed Behavioral Therapy
  • Behavioral: Home-based DVD Therapy

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT03019731. The sponsor of the trial is Johns Hopkins University and it is looking for 51 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Behavioral Therapy for Tourette Syndrome: Home-Based and Therapist-Administered