Chapter 2. Understanding Tic Disorders: Etiological Models

  1. Kieron O'Connor

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713518.ch2

Cognitive-Behavioral Management of Tic Disorders

Cognitive-Behavioral Management of Tic Disorders

How to Cite

O'Connor, K. (2005) Understanding Tic Disorders: Etiological Models, in Cognitive-Behavioral Management of Tic Disorders, John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713518.ch2

Author Information

  1. Fernand-Seguin Research Centre, Louis-H. Lafontaine Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, University of Montreal, Quebec

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470093795

Online ISBN: 9780470713518

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Keywords:

  • clinician consensus;
  • neurobiological disorders;
  • inhibiting sensory;
  • difficulty inhibiting behavior;
  • neurochemical modulation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Overview of Neurobiological Models

  • Neurophysiological Studies

  • Neurobiological Treatments

  • Genetic Factors

  • Psychosocial Factors

  • Neuropsychological Aspects

  • Emotional Regulation

  • Learning Model

  • Psychological Treatments

  • Behavioral Approaches

  • Abbreviated Versions of Habit Reversal

  • Other Tension Prevention and Exposure Techniques

  • Conclusions