Selective Mutism is an anxiety where children talk at home but have difficulty speaking in other situations and to other people. Some of the symptoms of selective mutism is the inability of the child to speak with teachers, adults, and even peers. The child may appear frozen and shut down when they are expected to speak.
Common misconceptions about selective mutism (SM) include children with SM are traumatized, they are defiant,shy or are going through a phase they will grow out of.
If you’re a business, talk about how you started and share your professional journey. Explain your core values, your commitment to customers and how you stand out from the crowd. Add a photo, gallery or video for even more engagement.