Category Archives: Post-SM Mental Health

How To: Help a Loved One Cope With Her Mental Illness

Hello, friends! As you know, I run both The Selectively Silent Child and my own website, Etched In Tin. Mental health is a cause very close to my heart. Today I posted an article offering tips for helping a loved … Continue reading

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“Will a selectively mute child become an anxious adult?”

People who are unfamiliar with Selective Mutism often ask, “Is there a cure? If my child suffers from SM, as an adult, will she always be anxious?”. The answer is no, there isn’t a cure. Yes, she probably will always … Continue reading

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