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November 6, 2019

What to Expect During Your Child’s Adolescent Years and How to Support Your Teen If you are a parent of an …

October is Selective Mutism Awareness Month!  And while the selective mutism (SM) community is growing, there are still many misconceptions out …

Every parent is an expert on their own child and parents are the best people to advocate for their children. Every …

In Recognition of OCD Awareness Week October 13-19, 2019 I am providing some education about OCD. When people hear “OCD” they …

As many of us dive back into work and school routines and the last of the summer is dissipating, stress has …

Ever notice that small voice inside your head?  The one that might give you a pep talk in challenging situations – …

Few topics on selective mutism (SM) listservs bring as much passion as the issue of when to include medication as part …

The beginning of the school year brings a fresh start and lots of excitement for many kids and parents. It also …

Many mental health professionals regard untreated or under-treated SM and anxiety in early childhood as a “gateway” to worsening anxiety, mood, …

Selective Mutism (SM) joined the anxiety disorders category in DSM-5 in 2013. Prior to that, SM was relegated to terms such …

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