What Are Some Sad Truths About Being An Introvert With Social Anxiety?

I suppose you are alluding to the disorder SAD and not a subjective human emotion that is universal. People really do not get the difference between normal healthy social anxiety and a mental illness. Also introversion and SAD are mutually exclusive terms. While former is a personality type, the latter is a mental disorder. For […]

Why Do Children Become Shy?

Over controlling parents may cause a child not to trust his/her ability to control their environment satisfactorily. Doing everything for a child is almost as bad as calling them stupid and opens their learned vulnerability for low self esteem. Children need to feel a sense of accomplishment, that they can perform with their peers and […]

Why Are Introverts More Comfortable Communicating And Socializing Through Social Media?

For me, it’s because of energy loss. Communicating and socializing need a lot of energy. The energy sometimes even needs to be faked. Keeping a conversation going in such situations is a huge burden on the already low battery I am equipped with. My mind is already smirking at me from a distant corner. “Bro… […]

What Emotional Intelligence Suits A Person Who Is Shy And Introverted Best?

The internet can be a scary place to work on overcoming shyness. You tend to spend a lot of time reading horrible advice from people who haven’t actually dealt with shyness or social anxiety at all. This means a lot of “just get over it” and having your situation compared to somebody else’s. Shyness doesn’t […]

Could A Shy And Introverted Guy Still Be Successful In Life?

Absolutely! I’d argue that you are well equipped for a meaningful life and that your introversion affords you some unique gifts. A big key is to better understand yourself and develop habits that allow you to develop your unique strengths. A lot also depends on how you define success. If success means positions, possessions, and […]

If Someone Rarely Speaks And Doesnt Have A Lot Of Friends Does That Mean They Are Shy?

“If someone rarely speaks and doesn’t have a lot of friends, does that mean they are shy?” As others have said; perhaps, and maybe not. Another possibility is they have what used to be called Asperger’s Syndrome, now known as higher-functioning ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder). A big part of it is what some people call […]

What Will A Girl Do If She Has Interest In A Shy Guy?

If she’s outgoing she’s take charge in the relationship. Especially if she knows you like her. With my first serious girlfriend, I was extremely shy. I basically just hung around her like a small puppy, but really didn’t say much. After introduction in High School, I basically just sat next to her in every class […]

Why Do Quiet People Always Get Upset When You Tease Them For Being So Shy And Quiet?

Because we don’t want to talk damn it!. I’ve been the target of this my whole life. There will be a circle of people talking and I’ll get sucked into it. I always want to fit in but I can’t think of anything to say. The whole time I’m arguing with myself in my head. […]

Is Fear Of Sex Caused By The Social Anxiety Disorder Avoidant Personality Disorder?

Over the next few weeks I’m going to focus on how living with social anxiety alters the way in which we treat those closest to us. Personally shyness ruined most of my twenties but the man who really turned my life around was Sean: How To Overcome Shyness: The Ultimate 3 Step Guide – Moldite […]

Can You Find Love If Youre Shy?

After mustering the courage to ask out a woman he met in a grocery store candy aisle, Christopher Gray’s lifelong struggle with shyness got the best of him on the first date. Personally shyness ruined most of my twenties but the man who really turned my life around was Sean: How To Overcome Shyness: The […]