ERIC Number: EJ650130
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Treatment of Selective Mutism: A Best-Evidence Synthesis.
Stone, Beth Pionek; Kratochwill, Thomas R.; Sladezcek, Ingrid; Serlin, Ronald C.
School Psychology Quarterly, v17 n2 p168-90 Sum 2002
Presents systematic analysis of the major treatment approaches used for selective mutism. Based on nonparametric statistical tests of effect sizes, major findings include the following: treatment of selective mutism is more effective than no treatment; behaviorally oriented treatment approaches are more effective than no treatment; and no differential effectiveness was found between two common models of behavior therapy. (Contains 67 references and 5 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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