And a good doctor will have the long term goal of lowering your dosage and eventually getting you off the medication, by treating your problem with some type of therapy and/or exposure.
you can’t ONLY change the balance of one chemical in your body without affecting 100 different things at the same time.
This is why scientists are often confused and bewildered when studying social anxiety.
Well, here’s how the psychology professors describe it: Social anxiety is the fear of social situations that involve interaction with other people. Immediately you want to turn around and avoid these people, but they’ve already seen you. Your heart starts racing, your stomach is turning over, and you feel clumsy and awkward.
You could say social anxiety is the fear and anxiety of being negatively judged and evaluated by other people. The grass is green, the birds are singing and life feels great. You start to analyze every little thing you do, becoming paranoid about what the ‘right’ way to walk is, or where you should look as you walk by these people.
Years of weirdly avoiding people every day and staying in every weekend night. Years of believing that I would never get a girlfriend and spend my life alone and unwanted.
This page is written for people who want to cure their sometimes when you see how most people in the world are born knowing how to easily socialize, make friends and get a relationship… And I can tell you that finding this website is probably the best thing that’s ever happened to you.
You’ll first have to try out a few types of medications to find the drug and dosage that works for you.
The medication will usually lessen the anxiety you feel, but it will not make the underlying cause of your social anxiety go away.
Social anxiety stole over 20 years of my life away.
Years of nervous sweat dripping down my armpits every time I spoke up in class.