Jan 18, 2021
by Antje Bothin
Talkative at home, happy and loud
But quiet and withdrawn in a crowd
Silent at school and in the shop
Does this selective mutism ever stop?
It is not a choice
This hiding of the voice
When people are around
There is no sound.
Like a sudden freeze
Being in a tight squeeze
Unable to talk
Jan 2, 2021
Nika and her mom, Jana come on Outloud to talk about their experiences with Selective Mutism, what has helped, and words of encouragement for those still struggling.
Nika also tells us about 100 Kind Deeds Day & This Life Rocks!
Find her @life_rocks on instagram and