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Everyone thinks I want to be alone, but really I have anxiety in social situations. Options?

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Dr. Leto Quarles
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Social anxiety

Can definitely be treated, with various kinds of talk therapy/training, medication, or a combination of both.
Start by talking with your primary care physician, or seek out a therapist with whom you feel comfortable.

In brief: Social anxiety

Can definitely be treated, with various kinds of talk therapy/training, medication, or a combination of both.
Start by talking with your primary care physician, or seek out a therapist with whom you feel comfortable.
Dr. Leto Quarles
Dr. Leto Quarles
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Dr. Anthony Vertino
Clinical Psychology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Small groups

Choosing small groups and settings that match your needs will help you feel calmer in social situations.
If you're easily overwhelmed in loud, crowded spaces, choose other venues and the social anxiety diminishes.

In brief: Small groups

Choosing small groups and settings that match your needs will help you feel calmer in social situations.
If you're easily overwhelmed in loud, crowded spaces, choose other venues and the social anxiety diminishes.
Dr. Anthony Vertino
Dr. Anthony Vertino
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