I’m 17, and I dunno. I’m totally okay with not talking to those I’m not friends with. I have a whiteboard if a teacher asks me a question, and can sign very simple things. It just sorta feels unnecessary, you know? If you have a few friends you’re verbal around, that’s really all you need.
Just my opinion, by no means am I a professional. I just…[Read more]
Hey guys, I’m Cam, 17, SM.
I had selective mutism pretty severely as a kid, though it was never diagnosed. People thought I was just shy. It went away when I was around seven.
Now, it’s coming back. I haven’t gotten it diagnosed, but from talking to other people with it, it’s pretty clear. I’m learning very basic ASL on my own to make actual…[Read more]