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I Have Tourette's, But Tourette's Doesn't Have Me

By Stephanie Snyder, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Family documentary depicts children's lives with Tourette's.

TV Max Educational 2005
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This important film teaches meaningful lessons, not just about Tourette's Syndrome - but about tolerance, empathy, and perseverance. In I Have Tourette's, But Tourette's Doesn't Have Me, viewers get an inside look at what life is like with the debilitating condition that is often stigmatizing and isolating for those who suffer from it. Showcasing the personal accounts through the lens of children who just want to be accepted and included, the documentary humanizes Tourette's. By shedding a light on a topic that many people know little about but are quick to judge, this documentary takes us one step closer to a kinder, more inclusive world.

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