Prevalence and description of selective mutism in a school-based sample.
|Title||Prevalence and description of selective mutism in a school-based sample.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2002|
|Authors||Bergman, LR, Piacentini J, McCracken JT|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry|
|Date Published||2002 Aug|
|Keywords||Child, Child, Preschool, Cross-Sectional Studies, Female, Humans, Incidence, Internal-External Control, Male, Mutism, Personality Assessment, Phobic Disorders, Psychiatric Status Rating Scales, Sampling Studies, Students|
To examine the prevalence of selective mutism (SM) in a public school sample and compare the functioning and symptoms of children with SM to age- and gender-matched unaffected children.
|Alternate Journal||J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry|