What is selective mutism? It’s a severe anxiety disorder which prevents those with it from being able to speak freely in select situations or to select people. Visit the NHS website for more info: http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/selective-mutism/Pages/Introduction.aspx
For the October awareness month I’ll be sharing 31 things about SM – one for each day of the month.
Want to join in? You can comment on any of the 31 things using the form below – feel free to leave your comments and I might put some in the next magazine
To see my 31 things about SM, have a look at the awareness page which I’ll be updating daily, or look out for the daily posts on Twitter @SMSupportMag and on the Facebook Selective Mutism Awareness Month event page