Tag: selective mutism

Child Speech Difficulties

      Children can present with a number of different speech difficulties. A qualified speech therapist / pathologist can provide assessment, advice and therapy to help with many of these difficulties. Click on the links below to read more about child speech difficulties and the things you can do to improve speech: Child Voice …

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Selective Mutism

      Selective mutism is a social anxiety disorder where the child experiences fear and apprehension when in social situations.┬áThe child may be quite capable of speech but is unable to speak in certain situations. No single causes have been found for selective mutism, but most sufferers display similar traits. People who suffer from …

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