Shake Your ShynessTop Rated A site dedicated to helping people overcome shyness through education -- providing information on the origins of shyness, tips for overcoming shyness, recommended readings and an annotated listing of relevant websites and treatment resources for children and adults. Provided by a licensed psychologist who has learned first-hand how to overcome shyness. Lots of solid, well-written down-to-earth tips on this site. http://www.shakeyourshyness.com -
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Social Phobia The Social Phobia/Social Anxiety Association (SP/SAA), a non-profit organization, was officially organized in 1997 to meet the growing needs of people throughout the world who have social phobia/social anxiety. Information about social anxiety and social phobia, fact sheet, and support groups in your community. http://socialphobia.org/ -
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Problems Related to Social Phobia People may wonder why a person would have a real problem with shyness. Many have viewed shyness as a less than serious problem in life. However, lately, those in mental health fields are more understanding that social anxiety can be severe--such as with a social phobia.
Normal life can be hectic enough, but with extreme shyness, and not wanting to deal with people on a social level, a person may risk serious psychological problems. In this article, Dr. Hauser lists some of the problems and discusses how a change has come about in understanding social phobia. http://psychcentral.com/lib/problems-related-to-social-phobia/00069 -
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YEAH YEAH Out Loud Empowering kids to discover their inner “cheer” leader...YEAH YEAH Out Loud, a children’s self esteem tool for use in early learning environments (3-8 year olds) is “launching” its’ home grown (Vancouver, WA) efforts.
The core of this compared to others is two fold:
1) YYOL sends the message early as a foundational building block that when the going gets tough, you are your own best “cheer” leader; vs. a fix it later remedy.
2) The YEAH YEAH Out Loud theme helps the child realize the “cheer” leader lies within. http://www.yeahyeahoutloud.com -
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