In Disorders, we’ve gathered key information to help you determine what a child’s behavior might mean — from the definitions of specific disorders to the latest information on mental health and learning. Quick Facts shed light on each diagnosis, including symptoms and treatment. And more detailed articles and tools explore raising children with a disorder and ways to help them flourish.

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  • Brave Buddies One-Day Session

    Brave Buddies℠ is an intensive group behavioral treatment program designed to help children ages 3 to 12 with selective mutism (SM) speak in school and other public places. We create a classroom-like setting that offers children a safe environment to practice verbal participation, or what we call “brave talking.”

    Friday, Apr 17, 2020

    9:00 am est

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