Shyness (also called diffidence) is the feeling of apprehension, lack of comfort, or
awkwardness especially when a person is around other people.
Shyness is the tendency to feel awkward, worried or tense during social
encounters. Severely shy people may have physical symptoms like upset
Links to resources; information about The Shyness Institute in Palo Alto,
Many people don't know the basics about shyness. Some people think it's just
something people will grow out of with time. For most people, shyness is learned.
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