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Have social anxiety how can I deal with it. Therapy doesn't work with me i tend to quit after a month . It's hard to make friends or have friends .?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Social anxiety

In addition to cognitive behavior therapy, there are medications such as ssris & snris that might be worth discussing with a psychiatrist.
Good luck 2u.

In brief: Social anxiety

In addition to cognitive behavior therapy, there are medications such as ssris & snris that might be worth discussing with a psychiatrist.
Good luck 2u.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Type of Therapy?

Get talk therapy that goes well beyond the line, "tell me how you feel about that.
" You really do need someone w/training & expertise in treatment of anxiety problems/disorders. It's vital 2 understand what anxiety is, how it ticks & what specific things can help if anxiety starts interfering w/ ability 2function & w ability 2 form/keep relationships. Great info here: http://www.Anxietybc.org

In brief: Type of Therapy?

Get talk therapy that goes well beyond the line, "tell me how you feel about that.
" You really do need someone w/training & expertise in treatment of anxiety problems/disorders. It's vital 2 understand what anxiety is, how it ticks & what specific things can help if anxiety starts interfering w/ ability 2function & w ability 2 form/keep relationships. Great info here: http://www.Anxietybc.org
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Dr. Ana Adelstein
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