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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
See the list below: Primary medications used for the treatment of social anxiety disorder include paxil, (paroxetine) venlafaxine, clonopin, MAO inhibitors, Prozac has be ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Social anxiety: Everyone seems to have an opinion on this. All are based on a series of accounts. To be FDA approved for treatment of social anxiety disorder there is ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Leof
28 years experience Clinical Psychology
See a psychologist.: There are several very good treatments to address social anxiety disorder. Specifically in the behavioral realm, eg, cognitive behavioral therapy. In ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
Graded exposure : Social anxiety disorder (now called " social phobia") can be treated with therapy, sometimes supplemented with medication. People with a phobia avoid ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Smith
29 years experience Clinical Psychology
Don't avoid: Social anxiety disorder (now called " social phobia") can be treated with therapy, sometimes supplemented with medication. People with a phobia avoid ... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Quality of Life: Hello. Well, it is not an illness that can cause death. But if you are painfully shy & self-conscious it can certainly impact your quality of life. Ta ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Effective treatment: Social anxiety disorder (aka social phobia) is a common and treatable condition. Physicians may prescribe medications to help manage symptoms as need ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
26 years experience Clinical Psychology
Behavioral Options: See this page anxiety disorders assn of bc which contains educational ; self-help tools (incl. A video) for managing ; even overcoming social anxiety: ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
Fill out the: Liebowitz social anxiety scale which you can take at: www.Socialanxietysupport.Com/disorder/liebowitz liebowitz social anxiety scale test the liebow ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Social anxiety: Symptoms are cognitive (overly self-conscious in social situations, leading to stuttering & sweating, etc.) , behavioral (fear being embarrassed or hu ... Read More
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