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Treatment to overcome social phobia - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hey There
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User :   Um.. My Daughter Has Social Phobia Or Social Anexty she is 12 years old
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was diagnosed with this
Doctor :   was she diagnosed with this?
User :   um shyness and fear
Doctor :   since when
User :   um 7 years old
Doctor :   how many years
User :   oh about 5
Doctor :   People with social phobia have a persistent, intense, and chronic fear of being watched and judged by others and being embarrassed or humiliated by their own actions
Doctor :   Physical symptoms often accompany the intense anxiety of social phobia and include blushing, profuse sweating, trembling, nausea, and difficulty talking
User :   yea my daughter has a docter but didnt work out so good it got worse
Doctor :   Social phobia can be limited to one situation (such as talking to people, eating or drinking, or writing on a blackboard in front of others) or may be so broad (such as in generalized social phobia) that the person experiences anxiety around almost anyone other than the family
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is she undergoing any treatment as of now
Doctor :   it can be overcome
User :   Yea I Think she got it from her father becuase he is shy
Doctor :   dont be worried
Doctor :   yes it does runs in families
Doctor :   sometimes
User :   how can it be overcome
Doctor :   but like all genes to get expressed
User :   wait let me get my daughter
User :   ok
Doctor :   it depends on the environment she is in
Doctor :   ok
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