Assessment and Treatment of Selective Mutism – 5/1/2020

  • List the five criteria used in the DSM-5 for a diagnosis of selective mutism.
  • Identify three co-morbid disorders commonly associated with selective mutism.
  • Evaluate three methodologies commonly used in the treatment of selective mutism.
  • Articulate an effective multi-disciplinary team approach to treating selective mutism for the therapist, educators, and mental health professionals.
  • Explain why a Section 504 Plan or an IEP is more appropriate for an individual with selective mutism.
  • Utilize an IEP communication goal and objectives for a child diagnosed with selective mutism.

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