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From Social Anxiety to Social Phobia

Multiple Perspectives

by Stefan G. Hofmann

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Published by Allyn & Bacon .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages436
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Open LibraryOL7411035M
ISBN 100205281893
ISBN 109780205281893

This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Social Anxiety Disorder, Social Phobia, Performance Anxiety, Social Fear. Social anxiety disorder, sometimes referred to as social phobia, is a type of anxiety disorder that causes extreme fear in social settings. People with this disorder have trouble talking to people.

• Knowledge about anxiety and social phobia • Control of anxiety and panic • Changing unhelpful thinking patterns • Involvement in social interaction Drug treatments are also available in social phobia but many people will not need medication. When medication is necessary, it is still important to learn cognitive behavioural techniques forFile Size: KB. Social anxiety disorder (SAD), also known as social phobia, is an anxiety disorder characterized by sentiments of fear and anxiety in social situations, causing considerable distress and impaired ability to function in at least some aspects of daily life.: 15 These fears can be triggered by perceived or actual scrutiny from others. Individuals with social anxiety disorder fear negative Specialty: Psychiatry.

While there are numerous manifestations of social anxiety, including performance anxiety, fear of public speaking, selective mutism, erythrophobia (fear of blushing), hyperhidrosis, fear of being noticeably nervous, school phobia, dependent personality, and pervasive social avoidance, there are two basic types of individuals who have the problem: These are people with “initiative” and. Social anxiety disorder (previously termed ‘social phobia’) was formally recognised as a separate phobic disorder in the mids (Marks & Gelder, ). The term ‘social anxiety disorder’ reflects current understanding, including in diagnostic manuals, and is used throughout the guideline. As set out in the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision (ICD) (World.


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Lucid, sparkling, and multi-faceted, this book is a gem of high quality. Unlike other research-oriented books on social anxiety and social phobia, this one provides diverse conceptual perspectives from various scientific disciplines and deftly integrates their findings, data, consensus and controversies into a relevatory by: The book explains the different aspects of social anxiety and social phobia in adults and children, including the evolution of terminology and constructs, assessment procedures, relationship to personality disorders, and psychopathology.

It considers most prominent theoretical perspectives on social anxiety and SAD discussed by social. This book is a collection of articles by different experts such as Heimberg, Liebowitz, Barlow, Butler, Rapee, Wells, and David M.

Clark. It contains the seminal cognitive model of social phobia /5(3). This book covers the major historical aspects, characteristics, asse- ment strategies, and psychological treatment techniques for youths with social anxiety and social phobia.

Chapter 1 provides an introduction to the related constructs and history of social : Springer US. Social anxiety disorder is persistent fear of (or anxiety about) one or more social situations that is out of proportion to the actual threat posed by the situation and can be severely detrimental to quality of life.

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The book includes worksheets, questionnaire and checklists needed to guide you from getting relief of anxiety as soon as possible. The book is free to use and can be gifted to anyone else/5(10). If you have social anxiety disorder, there are a number of strategies that you can use to learn to overcome your fear of social situations.

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Social anxiety disorder (SAD), also known as social phobia, encompasses fear and avoidance of social or performance situations, with prominent fear of embarrassment or humiliation (see Box 18–1 for the DSM-5 criteria). The disorder is very common, with a lifetime prevalence of 12% (Ruscio et al.

It typically has onset by teenage years. In this book, internationally renowned contributors fill a critical gap in the literature by providing an overview of current work in the diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of social phobia, the third most common psychiatric disorder.4/5(1).

From the Author: Although social anxiety disorder (social phobia) is widely researched topic in psychiatry, other disciplines, such as social and developmental psychology, have independently been studying the same phenomena for many years.

Yet, there has been very little cross-discipline communication and integration. Publications about Social Phobia Social Anxiety Disorder: More Than Just Shyness This brochure discusses symptoms, causes, and treatments for social anxiety disorder (also called social phobia), a type of anxiety disorder associated with intense, persistent fear of being watched and judged by others.

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The physiological, cognitive, and emotional aspects of social anxiety are then explored, as are behavioral manifestations.5/5(1). The Shyness and Social Anxiety Workbook: Proven, Step-by-Step Techniques for Overcoming Your Fear by Martin M.

Antony and Richard P. Swinson, New Harbinger, Purchase Here. Resolve Social Phobia. A phobia is avoidance of a situation or object which is the result of persistently growing anxiety.

The affected person will go to great lengths to avoid the source of anxiety. Phobias are divided into specific phobias, social phobia, and agoraphobia. Social phobia. The third edition of Social Anxiety: Clinical, Developmental, and Social Perspectives integrates examinations of social anxiety, shyness, and embarrassment with the research on social anxiety disorder subtypes, biological theories and cognitive-behavioral or pharmacological treatment outcome studies.

Clinicians, social and developmental psychologists and behavioral geneticists have all.The trouble is, despite the proven efficacy of treatment, many social phobics shy away from it, according to Heimberg's research.

For example, he found that 92 percent of people who were accessing information on social phobia on an anxiety clinic Web site met criteria for social anxiety disorder.There’s nothing wrong with being shy.

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