Introduction: Social phobia
Social phobia: Excessive anxiety in social situations.
Social phobia: Social phobia is an intense fear of becoming humiliated in social situations, specifically of embarrassing yourself in front of other people. It often runs in families and may be accompanied by depression or alcoholism. Social phobia often begins around early adolescence or even younger. 1
Researching symptoms of Social phobia: Further information about the symptoms of Social phobia is available including a list of symptoms of Social phobia, other diseases that might have similar symptoms in differential diagnosis of Social phobia, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.
Treatments for Social phobia: Various information is available about treatments available for Social phobia, or research treatments for other diseases.
Statistics and Social phobia:
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1. excerpt from Phobia: NWHIC
Last revision: July 1, 2003
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