The Psychomotor Disorders Clinic - addresses problems relating to abnormal movements, and includes such conditions as Tourette Syndrome, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Huntington's Disease, Dystonia, Tremor, and Chorea. The Clinic currently follows over 700 patients with Tourette Syndrome, making it one of the largest in the country. Dr. Dure serves on the national Medical Advisory Board for the Tourette Syndrome Association. Clinical research is ongoing, with clinical trials being carried out involving Tourette syndrome and Huntington's Disease.
Pediatric Tourette's Syndrome Clinic - focuses on comprehensive behavioral intervention for tics (CBIT), a non-drug treatment option for battling the debilitating syndrome. The clinic coordinator is Jan Rowe, O.T. For more information on the clinic or to schedule an appointment, call 205-934-3568 or visit www.uab.edu/ot.