Robert Schum, Ph.D.,clinical psychologist, is professor of pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin and was previously the director of the Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Clinic at the University of Iowa. Dr. Schum served as chief of the Section of Psychology at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He is a member of the American Psychological Association as well as the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.


Dr. Schum has presented more than 100 workshops and is the author of many articles and chapters, including “Clinical Perspectives on the Treatment of Selective Mutism” which was published in the Journal of Speech-Language Pathology and Applied Behavioral Analysis (2006). The focus of Dr. Schum’s clinical services, teaching and research is the assessment and treatment of children who have communication disorders. He is active in providing psychotherapy to children who have selective mutism.


Speaker Disclosures

Financial: Robert Schum is a professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He has presented numerous workshops and has been published numerous times on the topic of selective mutism. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. He has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.


Non-financial: Robert Schum is a member of the American Psychological Association and the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.