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Tardive dyskinesia (TD)

Explains what tardive dyskinesia is, what causes it and what you can do to manage it.

Mind's services

  • Helplines – our Infolines provide information and support by phone, email and text.
  • Local Minds – provide face-to-face services, such as talking therapies, peer support and advocacy, across England and Wales.
  • Elefriends – our supportive online community for anyone experiencing a mental health problem.

Other organisations

Bipolar UK

0333 323 3880
Information and support for people affected by bipolar disorder, hypomania and mania.

The Dystonia Society
Information and support for anyone experiencing dystonia (a type of tardive dyskinesia). Includes a helpline, online forum and support groups.

Hearing Voices Network
Information and support for people who hear voices or have other unshared perceptions, including local support groups.

Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)
Regulates medicines in the UK and runs the Yellow Card scheme for reporting side effects.

The National Tremor Foundation
Help, support and advice for anyone living with any form of tremor.

NHS 111

Non-emergency medical help and advice for people in England and some areas of Wales.

NHS Direct Wales

0845 46 47
Non-emergency medical help and advice for people living in Wales.

Parkinson's UK

0808 800 0303
Information and support for anyone affected by Parkinson's disease and Parkinson's symptoms, including support groups and an online community.

This information was published in April 2018. We will revise it in 2021.

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