Pruitt and I swap PowerPoint presentation secrets in preparation for
an East Michigan TSA conference (2000).
Pinnacle Deputy Minister Award (2012; Government of Ontario)
OPS Pinnacle Award (2011; CPRI)
"Hero" (2008; Today's Parent magazine)
Hall of Excellence (2008; Ridgetown District High School)
Inaugural recipient, Sandra D. Lang Memorial Award (2006; Government of Ontario)
OPS Make A Difference Award (2006; CPRI)
Maureen Cavanaugh Public Awareness Award (2004; TSFC)
recipient, McMaster Arch Award (2003; McMaster Alumni Association)
Graduate Scholarship -- Science and Technical Award (2001)
of Waterloo Merit Scholarships (2001, 2000, 1999)
Graduate Scholarship (98/99, 97/98, 96/97)
Axelson, Sr. Role Model Award (1997; TSFC)
Stein Memorial Award for Making an Outstanding Difference in
for People with Tourette's Syndrome (1996; TSFC)
Merit Award (1993)
Steeves T. McKinlay BD. Gorman D. Billinghurst L. Day L. Carroll A. Dion Y. Doja A. Luscombe S. Sandor P. Pringsheim T. Canadian guidelines for the evidence-based treatment of tic disorders: behavioural therapy, deep brain stimulation, and transcranial magnetic stimulation. Can J Psychiatry. 57(3):144-51, 2012 Mar.
Pringsheim T. Doja A. Gorman D. McKinlay BD. Day L. Billinghurst L. Carroll A. Dion Y. Luscombe S. Steeves T. Sandor P. Canadian guidelines for the evidence-based treatment of tic disorders: pharmacotherapy. Can J Psychiatry. 57(3):133-43, 2012 Mar.
King, CB; Stewart, SL; Theall-Honey, L & B. Duncan McKinlay (2011). Promoting Partnerships Between Mental Health and Education to Improve Outcomes for Children/Youth with Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders. Poster Presented at the 43rd Banff International Conference on Behavioural Science, Banff, AB.
McKinlay, B. D. (2010). Oh What A Tangled (Neural) Web We Weave: A First-Person Account of Tourette Syndrome. Journal of Clinical Psychology Practice, 1(1), 3-11.
McKinlay, B.D. (2008). Nix your tics! Eliminate unwanted tic symptoms: a how-to guide for young people. London, ON: Life's A Twitch! Publishing.
McKinlay, B.D., Stewart, S.L. & Cullion, C. (2006). The “Brake Shop”: Intervention for Co-Morbid Tourette Syndrome and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Paper presented at the Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada, Calgary, AB.
McKinlay, B.D., Stewart, S.L. & Cullion, C. (2006). The “Brake Shop”: Intervention for Co-Morbid Tourette Syndrome and Intermittent Explosive Disorder. Paper presented at the Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada, Calgary, AB.
Cullion, C., McKinlay, B.D. & Stewart, S.L. (2006). Tourette Syndrome: Multi-Informant Ratings on Behaviour. Paper presented at the Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada, Calgary, AB.
Stewart, S.L., McKinlay, B.D. & Cullion, C. (2006). Tourette Syndrome: The Impact Of Co-morbid Anxiety Symptoms. Paper presented at the Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada, Calgary, AB.
DeVito, TJ; Drost, DJ; Pavlosky, W; Neufeld, RW; Rajakumar, N; McKinlay, BD; Williamson, PC; and R Nicolson (2005). Brain magnetic resonance spectroscopy in Tourette Disorder. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 44(12).
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BD (2001). What makes a tic tick?? Motoric
disinhibition, and the Incidental Associations model of tic formation.
University of Waterloo.
BD, & Dixon, MJ (2001, June). What makes a tic tick??
Motoric disinhibition, and the incidental associations model of tic
formation. Poster session presented at the 2nd International
Symposium on Tourette Syndrome and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders,
Toronto, ON, Canada.
BD (1999). Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada In-Service
Manual, First Edition. Principle author/editor.
BD. Disinhibited Thoughts.
Syndicated column (1998 - 2004).
BD. T(r)IC(k)S. Syndicated
column (1998 - 2004).
BD (1998). You say lemon, I say lemonade:
the impact of attitude when dealing with disorder. University
BD (1998). It can be done. The Green Leaflet, 22(3).
BD (1997). Education in education. The Green Leaflet,21(3); MovemenTS,3(2).
McKinlay, BD (1994). My snort is worse
than my bite. The Silhouette [letter to the
- below is a summary of the 274 presentations provided within a "Life's
A Twitch!" capacity (1997 - 2006) --
- Alberta Teacher's Association (ATA; 3), Association for Community
Living, Association for Teachers of Exceptional Children (ATEC;
2), Canadian Mental Health Association (Guelph, Halton), ChADD
Hamilton-Wentworth, Community Justice Resource Centre (2), Councilxfor
Exceptional Children (Brampton, Durham, Simcoe, Provincial Conferences
2003/2002/2001), Epilepsy Toronto, Greater Edmonton Teachers Conference
Association (GETCA; 3), Learning Disabilities Association (Peterborough,
York Region), Manitoba Council for Exceptional Children, Manitoba
Society for Tourette Syndrome (2), OSSTF District 14, Pathways
Community Association (2), Practice of J. Hinchley (ADHD clients
and parents), R.I.S.E. (Respectful, Inclusive, Supportive Education),
Shoniker Clinic "Tourette's Club" Parent Support Group
(3), Wilmot Parent Support Group (4)
Canada, Ontario Division for Physical and Health Disabilities
MacMillan Children's Centre (2), Brantford General, Centenary,
Chedoke-McMaster, Child and Parent Resource Center (CPRI),
Grand River (3), Hamilton Health Sciences Corp., Sao Paulo (Projeto
Transtomo do Espectro Obsessivo-Compulsivo or PROTOC, Department
of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine), Sunnybrook and Women's College
Health Sciences Centre, Thompson
Psychiatric Conference ("Link"), Camp Kirk (3), Family
and Children's Services (Kings County, Timmins & District
(2), Waterloo Region), Kinettes, Kinsmen (2), Northern Ontario
Foster Family Council, Ontario Camping Association (2), Northwest
Alberta Child & Family Services, Ontario Association for Developmental
Education, Ontario Association for Students at Risk, ParaEducator's
Network of Ontario (PEN-ON), Reel Madness Film Festival (Movie
Monday Society), SEAC, St. Clair Child and Youth Services, St.Clair
Tri-County Staff Training and Development Committee (2), Strathcona
County Family & Community Services, Tamiskaming First Nation
Schools (in-class and/or staff):
Farquharson Junior (3), Central Park, Centennial, Charlton Hall
(2), Colegio Caminhando, Drayton Senior (2), Dundas Central (2),
Howard Robertson (2), Ecole Fairview, Firgrove, Highbush, Holy
Rosary, Keatsway (2), Kiwetin, Lynwood Hall (2), Lincoln Heights,
Macklin (3), Manor-Highland Park (2), Mary Johnson, North Agincourt
Junior (3), Northlake Woods, Pilgrim Wood, Priory Park, Rosebank
Road, St. Anne's Separate, St. Joseph Separate (3), Sunnyside,
Trillium Demonstration School, Wilmot Senior
Schools (in-class and/or staff):
Lucas S.S., Agincourt Collegiate Institute (2), Lutherwood (3),
Boards (teachers, professionals, and/or Educational Assistants):
Valley Regional School Board (4), Brant-Haldimand-Norfolk Catholic
District, Dufferin-Peel Educational Resource Worker's Association,
Dufferin-Peel RC Separate (4), EA Association (Waterloo County),
Durham District (2), Durham Roman Catholic, Fort McMurray private
and separate, Halton District, Halton RC District, Huron Superior
Catholic, Interlake School Division #21 (2), Kawartha Pine Ridge
(3), Lakehead District, Lakeshore School Division #23, Lambton-Kent
District (3), Lord Selkirk School Division #11(2),xManitoba
Special Area Group, Ontario Council for Administrators in Special
Education (OCASE), Ottawa, Peel District, Portage Teachers' Association,
Simcoe (2), Thunder Bay Catholic District, Toronto District (4),
Upper Grand District, Waterloo Catholic (2), Waterloo County,
York Catholic Separate (3), York Region District (3)
Brasileira de Síndrome de Tourette, Tiques e Transtorno
Obsessivo-Compulsivo (ASTOC), Tourette Syndrome Association (TSA)
Georgia South Carolina chapter (5), TSA Greater Rochester NY chapter,
TSA Metro-Detroit East Michigan chapter (2), TSA Ohio chapter
(2), Tourette Syndrome Association of Ontario (2004 AGM; 2005
Syndrome Foundation of Canada (affiliates):
Brantford, Edmonton (2), Guelph (2), Halifax (2), Hamilton (5),
Jes and Mike's Basement TS Youth Group, London (2; 2003 AGM 4),
Muskoka, Greater Toronto (7; 2001 AGM 2), Greater Vancouver (2004
AGM; 2), Ottawa, Newfoundland (2000 AGM; 2), PEI (2), Thunder
Bay, Victoria (1998 AGM, 2005 conference), Waterloo (3), Winnipeg
(3; 2002 AGM 2)
Ain Women's College of Higher Technology, McMaster (7), Waterloo