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How shy can one be before shyness be classified as a mental illness?

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Dr. J. Kirk Clopton
Psychiatry

In brief: Quality of life

If the shyness is a barrier that prevents you from doing things that you would like to do or want to do, then it probably is a disorder. However, it is a very treatable disorder. Discuss this with your physician.

In brief: Quality of life

If the shyness is a barrier that prevents you from doing things that you would like to do or want to do, then it probably is a disorder. However, it is a very treatable disorder. Discuss this with your physician.
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