Selective Mutism and Anxiety Disorders in Children

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Archived Webinar (Original Date: October 12, 2016)

Presented by Dr. Jeff St. Pierre, C. Psych

Anxiety disorders are a common mental health concern in children. Some socially anxious children, who are able to speak well, will not speak at school or are selectively mute with certain people. This webinar will offer school based strategies to shape speech in socially anxious children. Basic principles of school based cognitive behaviour therapy strategies and parenting tips are outlined.

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