Overview: This seminar will provide a general education for school professionals looking to better understand and assist children with selective mutism. This training can be adapted for in-person or web-conferencing formats in various lengths of time (one hour, half day, whole day).
Details: Attendees will learn:
- What behaviors are indicative of selective mutism
- How Dr. Shipon-Blum’s evidenced based S-CAT® treatment approach can help
- What interventions can be used to promote communication within the school setting.
We will also discuss topics such as, contributing factors to a child’s development of selective mutism; how to evaluate a mute child, and school accommodations/interventions (504/IEP). Time will also be provided to answer questions.
In-person trainings: for schools in parts of PA, NJ, NY, MD, & DE.