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Social behaviour disorders

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Social phobia

It is normal to feel nervous in situations in which we could possibly come under the scrutiny of others, whether they are strangers or people we know.

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Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) - myDr.com.au

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder that causes problems with social understanding, social behaviour and communication.

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Social anxiety disorder - myDr.com.au

Social anxiety disorder (social phobia) causes people to feel anxious at the prospect of everyday social interactions and causes symptoms such as trembling and sweating.

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Social phobia

Social phobia can be generalised into a fear of social situations

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Types of anxiety

The 6 most common anxiety disorders are: generalised anxiety disorder, social phobia, specific phobias, OCD, PTSD and panic disorder

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MindSpot Clinic | About Anxiety

Anxiety disorders affect 1 in 7 people in Australia each year. Stress, worry, fear and panic are words that describe anxiety.

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Anxiety online treatment programs

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Online Course and App for Social Anxiety Disorder | THIS WAY UP

If shyness is having a serious impact on your life, you could benefit greatly from this social phobia CBT course from This Way Up.

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How To Deal With Social Anxiety, Social Phobia and Shyness | THIS WAY UP

Having difficulty interacting with people? Does shyness impact heavily on your life? Learn about social anxiety and how to deal with it.

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Anxiety disorders

Anxiety disorders are the most common mental disorders in Australia. One in four people will experience an anxiety disorder at some stage of their lives.

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