Of course everyone feels shy or anxious in certain social environments, but for some people it can be a little more extreme.
Firstly, as a long term sufferer of social anxiety, depression, low self esteem and confidence, I feel I can offer my viewpoint and personal experience of recovery.
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It makes you limit your social interactions to a minimum, scared of day to day life and makes life very difficult, often leading to or accompanying depression.
About me My anxiety problems began at the age of 15.