About Selective Mutism
Please take some time to explore the site and learn about Selective Mutism (often referred to as ‘SM’), which can have a distressing effect not only on those with the condition but also on their families.
What is Selective Mutism?
Selective Mutism (SM) is an anxiety disorder which prevents those affected from speaking in certain situations, such as at school or in public.
SMIRA’s team consists mainly of volunteers who all have knowledge of selective mutism, whether as parents, professionals or from their own personal experience.
A range of resources to consider for parents and carers or those involved in treating Selective Mutism.
** SMIRA CONFERENCE UPDATE 28 February 2018 **
SMIRA’s Committee has been monitoring the weather situation throughout the country and looked hard at the forecast for the next few days. It is with extreme reluctance that the decision has been made to cancel Saturday’s Conference on safety grounds. We do hope you all understand. We hope to re-plan for a later date and will issue more information shortly.
SMIRA SM Conference 2018 – Now Fully Booked
The Conference will be held at St James the Greater Church Hall, St James Terrace, London Road, Leicester, LE2 1NA
Saturday 3rd March 2018, 10am – 4pm *** CANCELLED due to weather forecast – please see here for updates ***
More info here SMIRA Conference 2018