Children Unable to Speak

What if a teacher told you that your child, talkative and outgoing at home, was not uttering a single word in school? For many parents, this is their reality — a child who is highly communicative in one setting but completely shut down in others. It's called selective mutism, and while it affects around seven in every 1,000 children, there are many families who suffer with the disorder without any knowledge of how it can be treated. "20/20" followed two children who have faced the challenge of...Full Story
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