SMart Center General Education, Training, and Strategies
Webinars: Dr. Elisa Shipon-Blum and our expert Selective Mutism clinicians host live, educational and strategic webinar workshops and training to help parents, family, school staff members, and other treatment professionals learn to implement S-CAT®-based strategies, interventions, and goals for children, teens, and young adults with Selective Mutism in social settings. And for LIVE presentations, Webinar participants are immersed in the world of Selective Mutism and part of an interactive Q&A session with world-renowned Selective Mutism treatment specialists!
Select webinars are available for ASHA CEUs and NASP CPDs.
All webinars are presented live, and each presentation is recorded for easy access following the event. Each webinar registration includes the recording (.mp4 file) after the event with relevant handouts and supplemental materials.
How to Access General Education & Training Presentations:
- Ask-the-Expert: School Edition! How to Support SM Students During Pandemic: Every Friday at 3pm ET – Click here to learn more/sign up.
- Visit our webinar library to to access previously recorded presentations and to signup for upcoming webinars.
- Sign up for our mailing list to be alerted of future webinars.
Interested in a one on one training, either virtually or onsite (select locations): Our SM specialists can consult with families, school personnel, or treating professionals about a particular child/student/adolescent with social communication challenges due to selective mutism, social anxiety, social communication (pragmatic) disorder, or extreme shyness. This is an opportunity for an open dialogue to promote the understanding of the child/teen’s social communication challenges and to develop recommendations/strategies and/or 504/IEP recommendations, etc. Email us to schedule and for more information.
Interested in a group training, either virtually or onsite (select locations):
Our SM specialists are available to train professionals, school staff, etc. These trainings can be specific to your needs or a more general training.
We offer professional continuing education credits. Email us to schedule and for more information.