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Can extreme shyness and a fear of people, in a young child, lead to early mental illness?

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Dr. Andres R Villar answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

But it is important to seek help.A behavioral therapist could be very helpful in helping your child overcome these issues.Uncorrected yes, they could lead to mental illness.

Answered Sep 2, 2013

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