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 awkwardness or apprehension some people feel when
approaching or being approached by other people. Unlike introverts, who feel
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,
Shyness is extremely common, especially among teens. But lots of mild to
moderate shyness melts away with practice and familiarity, making social
Shy, bashful, diffident imply a manner that shows discomfort or lack of confidence
in association with others. Shy implies a constitutional shrinking from contact or ...
Philip G. Zimbardo is Professor of Psychology at Stanford University, having
earned his Ph.D. at Yale. He founded the Stanford Shyness Clinic to develop
Think about the root of your shyness. Shyness doesn't necessarily equate to
being introverted or not liking yourself. It simply means that for some reason you
A website dedicated to helping people overcome shyness through education--
providing information on the origins of shyness, tips for overcoming shyness, ...