How do I know if I have social phobia or anxiety disorder?

See a Professional. Instead of self-diagnosing, it generally is best to go see a professional. Psychologists and psychiatrists are trained to diagnose and treat social phobia and anxiety disorders.

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How would I know if I have social anxiety disorder / social phobia, without going to the doctor? I really want to know if u have it.

Social Anxiety Rx. If you are very shy, you may have social phobia. There are several treatment options ranging from self-help books & coaching programs, individual, group talk therapies, homeopathy & psychopharmacology, depending on the severity of your symptoms and ur personal choice. Just, keep in mind that it always takes courage to step out of ur comfort zone. The more u do it, the easier it gets. Good luck! Read more...

Difference between avoidant personality and social anxiety disorder and social phobia?

Different condiions. One is a personality problem and need long term therapy. The other two are anxiety conditions and are easily treatable with medication/counselling. Read more...

Tell me if depression lead to a social phobia and/or anxiety disorder?

Yes and No. Although anxiety and depression commonly co-occur, depression will only lead to social phobia if the individual has a predisposition to develop social phobia to begin with (genetics, psychological vulnerability, shyness as a trait, etc). The best evidence for depression and anxiety is generalized anxiety disorder, which shares more in common with depression than any other anxiety disorder. Read more...

I was previously diagnosed with adhd generalized anxiety disorder and social phobia was prescribed medication but no longer see the doctor I need medi?

This is curable. I specialize in this type of problem and have 30 years of proven experience with the diagnosis. Tt can be cured and I guarantee my work. It involves a new type of therapy,non-talking. Read more...