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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
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Not necessarily

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.

In brief: Not necessarily

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.
Dr. Andres R Villar
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