ERIC Number: EJ783355
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Nov
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Selective Mutism and Social Anxiety Disorder: All in the Family?
Chavira, Denise A.; Shipon-Blum, Elisa; Hitchcock, Carla; Cohan, Sharon; Stein, Murray B.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v46 n11 p1464 Nov 2007
The relationship between a history of lifetime psychiatric disorders of parents with selective mutism (SM) in their children is examined. The results support earlier findings of a familial relationship between generalized social phobia and SM.
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