A member asked:

Are there any techniques for eye contact if you might have anxiety in a situation making eye contact? like maybe looking at the chin,nose,forehead

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Dr. Jerry Smith answered

Specializes in Clinical Psychology

Fun...: I like to try to find my reflection in the other person's eyes and see if I can make out what is behind me or try to count their eye lashes...tens of minutes of fun and they never notice a thing. I just have to remember to blink because I loose track of time and staring wide-eyed is just creepy :-) If a person has nystagmus the fun is only intensified!

Answered 10/6/2015



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