What is Social Phobia/ Social Anxiety Disorder?
People with the diagnosis of Social Phobia experiences persistent, intense anxiety generally linked to the presence of other people or in social situations. They irrationally believe that they are being critically judged by others, they know or don't know. Being shy as a child is nothing abnormal, but children with social phobia have intense fear of daily situation, such as going to school, playing with other kids, talking to teachers or adults, and so on. However social phobias typically begin in adolescence and interfere with developing friendships with peers.