Selective mutism - resourcesResources - selective mutism
The following organizations are good resources for information on selective mutism :
Selective mutism is a condition in which a child can speak, but then they suddently stop speaking. It most often takes place in school or social set...
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Association -- www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/selectivemutism.htm
- Selective Mutism and Childhood Anxiety Disorders -- www.selectivemutism.org
Review Date: 11/9/2014
Reviewed By: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.