I Have A Son With Selective Mutism

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    Awful, Sad Story :(

    Selective mutism is a form of severe social anxiety.  He is 7 in 1st grade.  I've tried everything to get him to talk in school.  He's fine at home, although he took his two older siblings down to the ground in a second, being less than half his size.  I'm...
    Neveah Neveah
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Oct 10, 2009

    My Updated Story About My 7yr Old Son

    I was just told today, that my son is .01% of the population that has selective mutism.  He simply WILL NOT TALK in public, not school, nowhere but home.  Now I was the one that told them about his condition, and this is so rear, its hardly ever seen so these...
    Neveah Neveah
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 12, 2009
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