Social anxiety disorder (SAD), also known as social phobia, is an anxiety
disorder characterized by a significant amount of fear in one or more social
Social anxiety disorder, also called social phobia, is an anxiety disorder in which
a person has an excessive and unreasonable fear of social situations. Anxiety ...
The latest government epidemiological data show social anxiety affects about 7%
of the population at any given time. The lifetime prevalence rate (i.e., the ...
Non-profit organization, seeking to educate the public about social phobia, the
most common anxiety disorder.
It's the extreme fear of being scrutinized and judged by others in social or
performance situations: Social anxiety disorder can wreak havoc on the lives of
This brochure discusses symptoms, causes, and treatments for social anxiety
disorder (also called social phobia), a type of anxiety disorder associated with ...
Social anxiety is the fear of interaction with other people that brings on self-
consciousness, feelings of being negatively judged and evaluated, and, as a
In contrast to everyday nervousness, social anxiety disorder includes fear,
anxiety and avoidance that interferes with your daily routine, work, school or
But in social anxiety disorder, also called social phobia, everyday interactions
cause significant anxiety, fear, self-consciousness and embarrassment because