ALLMedicine™ Selective Mutism Center
Research & Reviews 66 results
Comprehensive Psychiatry; Pini S, Abelli M et. al.
May 16th, 2022 - Behavioral Inhibition (BI) is an early temperamental trait characterized by shyness, withdrawal, avoidance, uneasiness, and fear of unfamiliar situations, people, objects, and events. The DSM-5 refers to behavioral inhibition as a temperamental fa...
Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry; Shorer M, Ben-Haim Z et. al.
Apr 20th, 2022 - To test the hypothesis that the Integrated Behavior Therapy for Children with Selective Mutism (IBTSM), administered in a naturalistic setting, is (a) a feasible and acceptable treatment, (b) effective in reducing children's selective mutism (SM) ...
Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry; Tan YR, Ooi YP et. al.
Dec 7th, 2021 - Virtual reality exposure therapy (VRET) has been commonly utilised as an extension of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT). However, most studies examined its effectiveness among adults, with no study focusing on children with selective mutism (SM)...
European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry; Rodrigues Pereira C, Ensink JBM et. al.
Dec 3rd, 2021 - Selective mutism (SM) is an anxiety disorder (prevalence 1-2%), characterized by the consistent absence of speaking in specific situations (e.g., in school), while adequately speaking in other situations (e.g., at home). SM can have a debilitating...
Child: Care, Health and Development; Steains SY, Malouff JM et. al.
Jul 16th, 2021 - Selective mutism is a rare childhood anxiety disorder characterized by a consistent failure to speak in certain social situations where speech is expected, despite fluent speech in other situations. The purpose of this meta-analysis was to investi...
Clinicaltrials.gov 3 results
Jan 18th, 2020 - The study's goal is to check and verify basic assumptions of a new selective mutism developmental model from Melfsen and Walitza through standardized and routinely used patient questionnaires. The primary emphasis is the question of a connection b...
May 20th, 2014 - The main aim of this study is to examine the effectiveness of a web-based CBT protocol (entitled Meeky Mouse) in the treatment of children with Selective Mutism in Singapore. The researchers hypothesized that the Meeky Mouse program would be assoc...
Aug 24th, 2010 - The purpose of the current study is to evaluate the effectiveness of an empirically-supported, individually-based cognitive-behavioral treatment for anxiety disorders in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Recent research suggests that 4...
News 8 results
Aug 26th, 2021 - As students return to school, it's critical to know how to spot children who may be suffering from pandemic-related anxiety, experts advised. At a webinar Tuesday hosted by The REACH Institute, a New York-based non-profit that promotes evidence-ba...
Susan D. Swick, MD, Michael S. Jellinek, MD
Jan 21st, 2020 - Anxiety is probably the most common behavioral health complaint that presents in the pediatrician’s office. The prevalence of anxiety is going up every year, and we do not have a good understanding why.
Aug 30th, 2007 - RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 30 -- The Virginia Tech massacre might have been prevented if university authorities had heeded "clear warnings of mental instability" from the shooter, found a state review panel report issued today. The summary of the repor...
Jul 1st, 2002 - DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS OF PDD Mental retardation Reactive attachment disorder Language disorders Stereotypic movement disorder Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder Social phobia Obsessive-compulsive disorder Selective mutism Schizophrenia Pers.
Family Practice News; Betsy Bates
The quietest children are often the ones who make office hours run smoothly. They're in and out during well-child visits, letting Mom or Dad field the questions.