Articles on Social Phobia

Treatments for Social Phobia

As social phobia is considered to be a long-lasting chronic disorder, ongoing treatment generally is needed. Treatment often consists of a combination of medication and talk therapy. Medications In...
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Social Phobia and Health

There is much evidence that strong friendships and relationships can positively influence health. But if you tend to become anxious in social settings, you may not be gaining the...
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She’s So Shy

MJ’s mother is worried. “She’s so shy. Whenever we get together with people, I mean even one or two people, she hangs behind me. I don’t know how to...
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Anti-anxiety

Social Anxiety Disorder Treatment

Social Anxiety Disorder — also known as social phobia — is commonly treated by either psychotherapy or certain types of psychiatric medications. Social phobia is characterized by a persistent...
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