By- Kailey P
Signs and Symptoms?
- Afraid of people
How does this affect someone?
- missed opportunities for friendship
- not getting the most out of school
- missing chances to share talents
What are other names or forms?
Other names for Social Phobia are social anxiety and social mutism
How is this treated?
- support from family and friends
- encourage the person to choose a small goal and to aim for it and help them get to that goal
A person can inherit social phobia and social phobia is the third largest mental health problem in the world today