Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Grand Rounds

CAP-2 Clinical Case Presentation:
More Than Quiet: Selective Mutism, Current Understanding, and Practices for Evaluation and Treatment

Siya Mehtani, DO
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellow
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Anna Swan, PhD
Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry
UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Review selective mutism diagnostic criteria, development, and course
  • Identify practical steps to improve early identification, assessment, evaluation techniques, and treatment of selective mutism
  • Understand current practices for behavioral intervention strategies, as well as psychopharmacologic recommendations and considerations


Remote live streaming locations:

  • UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland: 5275 Claremont Ave.
  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General: Bldg. 5, Room 6B30


Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience only.

To qualify for CME credit for this event, participants must (1) attend in-person or at one of the approved live streaming locations listed above; and (2) sign in at their location.

Wednesday, January 29 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

LP-190 Auditorium
401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143