Climbing the Ladder: Practicing Brave Talking Skills

The heart of selective mutism (SM) treatment is helping children to do "brave talking" in a variety of situations through graduated exposures. Part of the Parent and Educator Workshops on Selective Mutism series.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

6:15 pm

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Child Mind Institute

445 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10022

In this workshop, Laura Kirmayer, PhD, MSW, explains the whys, whens, and hows of exposure therapy so that parents and professionals can effectively guide children up the ladder. Additionally, she helps parents and teachers create their own portable brave talking kits and integrate graduated exposures into daily routines. This workshop builds on the core skill sets covered in the prior workshop, Building Brave Muscles.

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