Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD)
Formerly Known as "Social Phobia"
Fear of confrontation and fear that something said was wrong
Apprehension of involvement in a social situation
Anxious about entering conversations
Hiding feelings when in public
People with social anxiety tend to make conclusions on social situations that are irrational and untrue based on prior experiences
Who's Likely to Have SAD?
I Have Moderate Social Anxiety Disorder
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