At age 12, Brad Cohen was recognized with a little-known neurological dysfunction referred to as Tourette syndrome. On the time, few understood the dysfunction, particularly the youngsters in school and Brad was tormented for years due to his Tourette’s. When Brad went on the lookout for his first educating job, nobody would give him an opportunity. He went on 24 excruciating interviews earlier than he was employed. Brad went on to win the state of Georgia’s First 12 months Instructor of the 12 months award. In 2006, Oprah sat down with the extraordinary soul who refused to surrender. For extra on #oprahwinfreyshow, go to WatchOWN.television/TOWS

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