Peter Johnson TB 7
Signs and Symptoms
- Intense anxiety in social situations
- Avoid social events
- Pounding heart
- Muscle tension
- Upset stomach
Other names for social phobia.
Another name for social phobia is social anxiety.
How is it diagnosed?
A doctor will do a evaluation physically and mentally. If they suspect a problem they will send you to a psychologist or a mental health professional. They will use special assignments and tests to prove.
How is it treated?
Dealing with social phobia involves you having to try new things, facing your fears, and patience.
About 3.7% of american citizens 18-54 have social phobia.