Melanie K. Vanier, MA, is staff clinician with the Selective Mutism Service at McMaster Children's Hospital in Hamilton, ON. In her direct clinical work with children with and their families, she has collaborated on the development and writing of a manual for a group workshop series offered to parents and professionals who work with selective mutism.
Books by Melanie K. Vanier
Helping Your Child with Selective Mutism
Angela E. McHolm, Charles E. Cunningham and Melanie K. Vanier
Foreword by Ronald Rapee
Often described as "social phobia's cousin" and misdiagnosed as autism, selective mutism is a debilitating fear of speaking in some situations experienced by some children. The disorder usually... Read More