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How do you treat fear and anxiety in social situations?

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Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: Get expert help

There are many worthwhile meds that can facilitate improved social interaction w/ less anxiety.
It takes more than meds though- you need a plan, you prob need expert counsel, & most especially u need lots of opportunity to "practice" being social. Do things with a social context- regularly! and, it may require >1med; getting the right med doses & multi-drug regimen is crucial & expert md is needed.

In brief: Get expert help

There are many worthwhile meds that can facilitate improved social interaction w/ less anxiety.
It takes more than meds though- you need a plan, you prob need expert counsel, & most especially u need lots of opportunity to "practice" being social. Do things with a social context- regularly! and, it may require >1med; getting the right med doses & multi-drug regimen is crucial & expert md is needed.
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