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June 2021

Online Selective Mutism Association Presents Selective Mutism Training Institute for Caregivers of Children with Selective Mutism

June 12 @ 9:00 am - June 13 @ 3:00 pm

Date: June 12 and June 13, 2021 Location: Online Training Time: 9:00-3:30 PM Eastern Standard Time on June 12 and June 13, 2021 Register Now Cost Participation early bird registration (Registration prior to May 15, 2021): $250 Registration after May 15, 2021: $299 *Please note that this training is offered in English and translation services are not provided. If you need special accommodations to attend this training, please email Dr. Lisa Kovac, SMA Executive Director at info@selectivemutism.org prior to registering.…

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Webinar Parents Helping Kids with Selective Mutism: What’s Too Much? What’s Not Enough?

June 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free – Live Webinar with Q & A! Wednesday, June 16, 2021 7 – 8 pm Eastern Speaker: Leeann Fogelson, MSEd | Kurtz Psychology This webinar is geared toward parents and caretakers. Click below to register Description: For loving caregivers, it is challenging to see your child in distress. It can be difficult to grapple with the fact that ‘rescuing’ a child from moments of distress can actually do more harm than good. When we make it too easy for…

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Outside Voice Selective Mutism Camp Summer 2021

June 27 @ 9:00 am - June 30 @ 2:30 pm

We are excited to be offering in-person camp this summer! June 27th – June 30th in Murrieta, CA Campers: Ages 3-11 Junior Camp Counselors: Ages 12+ While our traditional campers are ages 3-11, individuals ages 12+ with SM will attend as Junior Camp Counselors. These older children work with their counselor to really put their speaking into practice, serving as leaders at camp. In practicing leadership, they will use their anxiety-management skills to lead activities, exercise their decision-making skills, and…

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July 2021

Online or In-Person Selective Mutism Groups – Call for Dates

July 1

WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE WILL BE OFFERING ONLINE SELECTIVE MUTISM GROUPS! • Participants will be divided into two age groups: 4-7 years old and 8-12 years old* • Start dates: Mondays 4pm-4:45pm for ages 4-7 and Wednesdays 3pm-3:45pm for ages 8 and older. • Price: $50 per session Weekly online sessions will provide needed continued services for individuals with Selective Mutism (SM) that have difficulties speaking in certain settings. Groups will offer interactive, engaging activities to promote…

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CommuniCamp™ Intensive Group Treatment & Parent Training and Support Program

July 16 - July 19

Location: Meadowbrook School in Greater Philadelphia, PA Area SMA’s Founder and Director Emeritus, Dr. Elisa Shipon-Blum and her team, uses her evidence-based treatment approach, Social Communication Anxiety Treatment® (S-CAT®), at the SMart Center’s CommuniCamp™ 3+ day Intensive Group Treatment and Parent Training Program to help children, tweens, and teens ages 3-17 with Selective Mutism, social anxiety, and extreme shyness. Based on 20+ years of clinical experience treating Selective Mutism as a social communication anxiety that is MORE than just not…

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Webinar What is the Evidence? A Review of the Latest Research on Selective Mutism Treatments, Mechanisms, and Correlates

July 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Free – Live Webinar with Q & A! Speaker: Rachel Merson, Psy.D This webinar is geared toward treating professionals. To register, click below. Description: For treating professionals, it can sometimes be challenging to stay on top of the latest research in the field, despite best intentions. Journal articles are not always easily accessible, and even when they are available, it can be difficult to carve out time to read them, especially amid myriad other responsibilities. Yet, maintaining awareness of the…

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Summer 2021 Mighty Mouth Kids Camp

July 19 - July 23

Mighty Mouth Kids Camp for children with selective mutism (SM) will be running completely online this winter. While COVID-19 has kept us socially distanced, we fully redesigned this special SM treatment program to take full advantage of the situation. Mighty Mouth Kids is the intensive group behavioral treatment model developed by our own Dr. Steven Kurtz and is now accepted as a gold standard treatment for selective mutism (SM). Mighty Mouth simulates a virtual classroom and social setting where the…

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Summer 2021 Mighty Mouth Kids Camp

July 26 - July 31

Mighty Mouth Kids Camp for children with selective mutism (SM) will be running completely online this winter. While COVID-19 has kept us socially distanced, we fully redesigned this special SM treatment program to take full advantage of the situation. Mighty Mouth Kids is the intensive group behavioral treatment model developed by our own Dr. Steven Kurtz and is now accepted as a gold standard treatment for selective mutism (SM). Mighty Mouth simulates a virtual classroom and social setting where the…

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August 2021

Online or In-Person Selective Mutism Groups – Call for Dates

August 1

WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE WILL BE OFFERING ONLINE SELECTIVE MUTISM GROUPS! • Participants will be divided into two age groups: 4-7 years old and 8-12 years old* • Start dates: Mondays 4pm-4:45pm for ages 4-7 and Wednesdays 3pm-3:45pm for ages 8 and older. • Price: $50 per session Weekly online sessions will provide needed continued services for individuals with Selective Mutism (SM) that have difficulties speaking in certain settings. Groups will offer interactive, engaging activities to promote…

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Summer 2021 Mighty Mouth Kids Camp

August 2 - August 6

Mighty Mouth Kids Camp for children with selective mutism (SM) will be running completely online this winter. While COVID-19 has kept us socially distanced, we fully redesigned this special SM treatment program to take full advantage of the situation. Mighty Mouth Kids is the intensive group behavioral treatment model developed by our own Dr. Steven Kurtz and is now accepted as a gold standard treatment for selective mutism (SM). Mighty Mouth simulates a virtual classroom and social setting where the…

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