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Selective Mutism in the DSM

Learn about how the Selective Mutism Foundation influenced changes in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).

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Our expert contributors, medical professionals, and people living with Selective Mutism share their thoughts, opinions, and personal advice.

What Is Selective Mutism?

What Is Selective Mutism?

Read about what distinguishes Selective Mutism from other anxiety disorders, common misconceptions, and other general information.