Top
20
Doctor insights on: Overcome Limitations

Share
1

1
How to overcome social anxiety ?

How to overcome social anxiety ?

ERP: Erp (exposure response prevention) is the preferred psychotherapy for social anxiety. It is based on cbt and helps you develop relaxation skills to face your fears in a gradual way. Medication can also be helpful, mainly ssris or tricyclic antidepressants in addition to shorter acting benzodiazepines in the short term if absolutely necessary. ...Read more

See 3 more doctor answers
2

2
How to overcome social anxiety?

How to overcome social anxiety?

Skills-Based Help: See this page of Anxiety Disorders Assn of BC which contains educational & self-help tools (incl. a video) for managing & even overcoming social anxiety: http://ow.ly/EXyqE Effective treatment for social anxiety will involve putting yourself in feared social situations, going from ones you fear only a little to others you fear a lot. A CBT expert coach can be big help! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
How do behavior modification therapists solve problematic behavior?

How do behavior modification therapists solve problematic behavior?

Behavioral Analysis: They rely on applied behavioral analysis (aba), which is based on the theory of behaviorism. The principle of reinforcement is one of the most important aspects of aba. For example, if a behavior is followed closely in time by an event ("stimulus") and this results in an increase in the future frequency of that behavior, the event or stimulus is a positive reinforcer. This is a bit like a reward. ...Read more

4

4
To overcome frustration?

To overcome frustration?

Frustration: Frustration is really just a momentary emotional experience. We feel uncomfortable and want something to change. Rather than seeking some way to not feel that emotional state, just sit and let the frustration be as it is. Don't tell a story about it, just let it be and see how it resolves all on its own without doing anything. The biggest problem with frustration is trying to get away from it. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
8 doctors agreed:
5

5
Can people with ADHD overcome their social problems?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
8 doctors agreed:
Can people with ADHD overcome their social problems?

Adhd: As mentioned in previous response, supportive counseling and social skills training. ...Read more

See 4 more doctor answers
6

6
How to overcome acrophobia (fear of height)?

How to overcome acrophobia (fear of height)?

CBT: Seek a cognitive-behavioral therapist who specializes in phobias. One method they use is systematic desensitization which slowly and incrementally brings the person closer and closer to the thing they are afraid of in slow, graduated steps that help make the anxiety more tolerable. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
What jobs do people with social phobia do? Are thye developers?

What jobs do people with social phobia do? Are thye developers?

All kinds of jobs: People with social phobias do all types of jobs. Sometimes their work is difficult for them because of the phobia and other times they overcome the fear. I am sure that there are developers who suffer from social phobia. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
How to overcome my fear of confronting people?

How to overcome my fear of confronting people?

How about starting: With a self help book on assertiveness training. Therapy can also be very helpful. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
1 doctor agreed:
9

9
How do you overcome social terror?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
1 doctor agreed:
How do you overcome social terror?

Phobias: To overcome fears, you need a therapist that works on behavior modification such as desensitization, imagery & graduated exposure. ...Read more

10

10
How do you overcome depression, boredom and social isolation?

How do you overcome depression, boredom and social isolation?

Life purpose: I agree with dr. Ulrich about the need for evaluation & treatment for depression. This can definitely help. Also very important is finding your own purpose for being on the planet, and giving your time, love, and energy to that. There is not one of us who has nothing to give and share with others. It can be a challenge finding it though -- treatment can help you get clear enough to find yours. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
Do blind rehabilitation centers help each coping skills?

Do blind rehabilitation centers help each  coping skills?

Sometimes: Low vision rehab is variable from place to place. It is clear that a person must be okay with their vision before any meaningful progress can be made with the rehab process. ...Read more

12

12
How to overcome shyness with medication?

How to overcome shyness with medication?

May Not Be Needed: Shyness by itself is a normal personality trait and does not automatically require treatment. However, if shyness is part of a more severe picture, or if you are not able to do the things you really need to do, then it would be worthwhile to talk to a mental health professional. Medication may or may not be needed. ...Read more

13

13
How can learning disabilities lead to poor social skills?

How can learning disabilities lead to poor social skills?

Poor self image: I don't remember how many teens I have seen over the years who want me to clear up their acne for prom --in 3 days--. All of us feel vulnerable at times and those who have an ld feel more vulnerable than those teens because it sets them apart during a period when they are building self concept.A sense of vulnerability may lead to isolation & desire to avoid additional exposure to failure. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
How are athletic programs trained to recognize concussions?

How are athletic programs trained to recognize concussions?

Testing: Concussions are diagnosed clinically: based on history of injury, current symptoms, and a physical exam. Other tools have been developed and validated to assist in diagnosis (and in determining recovery) such as balance tests and computer-based neurocognitive tests such as impact. Controversy remains and more studies are needed to allow for better diagnosis and recognition of concussions. ...Read more

15

15
What are skills, salary of an occupational therapist assistant?

What are skills, salary of an occupational therapist assistant?

Degree and License: Ota's require two years of college and a state license. Salaries commensurate with experience and location in the $40k's. ...Read more

16

16
How to overcome social anxiety quickly?

How to overcome social anxiety quickly?

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: http://www.Anxietybc.Com/resources/social.Php effective treatment for social anxiety will involve putting yourself in feared social situations, going from ones you fear only a little to others you fear a lot. A cbt expert coach can be big help! ...Read more

17

17
Are there any ways to overcome depression ?

Are there any ways to overcome depression ?

Yes: Yes. I would check out curecrowd for depression. Its crowd sourced data of what patient states works. It is a great starting point to find a treatment you are willing to work with. http://curecrowd.com/ailments/depression. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
18

18
Can you overcome social withdrawal online?

Can you overcome social withdrawal online?

No.: You may learn things that can help you if you apply them in the real world and not just the virtual world. ...Read more

19

19
How to overcome years of social withdrawal?

Therapy or meds: Social anxiety is not uncommon. Many people see benefits from working with a counselor/therapist to find ways of dealing with these anxiety symptoms and developing better coping skills to handle them. For more severe cases medications can be very helpful. Also, there are a number of self-help books available on this topic. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
20

20
How to overcome procrastination ?

I will be happy...: ....To answer this question as soon as i get around to it. Just kidding. But waiting for the answer to this question is procrastination, too. Just get up and go do what you need to do. ...Read more