Can I tell you about Selective Mutism? A guide for friends, family & professionals
Maggie Johnson & Alison Wintgens
An accessible introduction to a misunderstood condition.
Meet Hannah - a young girl with selective mutism. She invites readers to learn about selective mutism from her perspective, helping them to understand what it is, what it feels like and how they can help.
This illustrated book is packed with accessible information and is an ideal introduction to selective mutism. It shows family, friends and teachers how they can support a child with the condition and is a good place to start when encouraging children with selective mutism to talk about how it affects them.
Contents include: Tension, panic & phobia; It's not refusal to speak; Talking in the classroom; Feeling stressed & frustrated; Telling the class about Selective Mutism; How other children can help; How teachers can help.
56pp illustrated paperback Jessica Kingsley Publishers