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Is there an Affect between Diet and Selective Mutism?

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Is there an affect between Diet and Selective Mutism?

By: Dr. Elisa Shipon-Blum
President and Director Selective Mutism Anxiety Research and Treatment Center (SMart-Center)
Founder and Director Emeritus Selective Mutism Group Childhood Anxiety Network (SMG~ CAN)
Director Selective Mutism Research Institute (SMRI)
Clinical Assistant Professor Family Medicine and Psychology PCOM

"To date, there are no formal studies to prove or disprove that diet has an affect on Selective Mutism. Infact, there have been no formal studies to access the neurological effects within the peripheral and central nervous system. We can only assume for now."

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