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First Year Seminar

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Public Policy


Selective Mutism is an extreme form of anxiety where in social situations, you completely freeze. It affects around 1 child in every 5 classrooms, but is considered to be one of the most misunderstood mental health disorders. Audrey Whisman created a curriculum program and guidebook which she will use to educate school professionals and teachers about what symptoms look like and how they can best support their students.


This poster was created based on work completed for FYS-108-1: Policy Change through Agency and Activism, and presented as a part of the ninth annual CAFE Symposium on February 7, 2024.

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