All posts by Christine Conelea

Christine Conelea, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at the University of Minnesota, Director of Neuromodulation at the Masonic Institute of the Developing Brain, and a licensed clinical psychologist. Her research focuses on neurodevelopmental disorders, with an emphasis on Tourette Syndrome/tic disorders, OCD, and anxiety disorders. Dr. Conelea has received research funding from the National Institute of Mental Health and National Science Foundation and speaking honoraria from the Tourette Association of America. She can be found on Twitter as @cconelea and TikTok as @ticdocchristine.

Don’t Jump to Conclusions About So-Called TikTok Tics

A lot of people, even some experts, are making assumptions about so-called "TikTok tics" that might be inaccurate or even harmful for young people with Tourette syndrome.

, / October 29, 2021