past certificate recipients! A
night of friendship among Touretters in Hamilton, ON, Canada (July 2000).
As Touretters, we
are often fighting demons unseen and unappreciated by others.
We are often putting in superhuman effort for little payoff or recognition.
We are often frustrated, angry, depressed or anxious about situations
or experiences that no one else has to go through, or can fully understand.
We are often seen as bad people, when really
we are very good people dealing with very
We all deserve an award for the energy we invest EVERYDAY in just
trying to be what everyone else expects of us. So, my friend,
here it is.
look at your award, simply
click on the picture below.
download it in Portable Document Format
(PDF), right-click on the picture below and select "save target
as". To read, print or save PDF files you need Adobe Acrobat
Reader (available for free).
You know what? You
are a winner........the fact that many people may not always
recognize that only makes you a more worthy winner. CONGRATULATIONS!
activities related to Life's A Twitch!® are conducted
by B. Duncan McKinlay, Ph.D., C.Psych. (Retired) in a private capacity and
do not represent the Ministry of Children and Youth Services or
the Government of Ontario.
B. Duncan McKinlay's Life's A Twitch!®
Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders