Unlocking the Mystery of Selective Mutism: Identifying and Treating Selective Mutism
by Dr. Aimee Kotrba
Format: Download or Watch Online
Run Time: 180 minutes
Delivery: You will receive an email typically within a day after purchase with instructions on how to download or watch online.
Dr. Aimee Kotrba has recently released a new, updated digital version, available for online watching or download, of her acclaimed training Selective Mutism Workshop, “Unlocking the Mystery of Selective Mutism.” This evidence-based video is 3 hours long, and it provides valuable information on the identification, assessment, and expert treatment of Selective Mutism. The video is perfect for parents, family members/caregivers, school professionals, and mental health professionals wanting to better understand and intervene with children who have Selective Mutism. The abilities to communicate needs, socialize, work in groups, and make friends are desperately needed to succeed in elementary school and beyond. Early and evidence-based therapeutic intervention is of upmost importance to decreasing anxiety and increasing communication in children with Selective Mutism. Dr. Aimee Kotrba, an expert in the treatment of Selective Mutism, uses case studies and video examples to demonstrate the steps of identification and assessment for Selective Mutism and what school and mental health professionals can do to help. The video consists of four chapters: Chapter 1: Identification of Selective Mutism Chapter 2: Evaluating for Selective Mutism Chapter 3: Behavioral Treatment Chapter 4: Intervention in the School Dr. Aimee Kotrba is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in the expert assessment and treatment of Selective Mutism and Social Anxiety. Dr. Kotrba is the director and owner of Thriving Minds Behavioral Health in Brighton, Michigan, where she provides individual treatment, parent coaching, and school consultation for children with Selective Mutism. Dr. Kotrba serves on the Selective Mutism Association (SMA) Board of Directors, and regularly offers local workshops on the identification and treatment of Selective Mutism for parents, professionals, and school personnel. She is a nationally-recognized speaker and expert on the assessment and treatment of Selective Mutism.