PSP 019: Social Anxiety in Children | A Window into the Mind of a Socially Anxious Kid.

Your child gets embarrassed when you breathe wrong. They refuse to talk to strangers and they fixate on what other people think of them. Social anxiety can debilitate kids and confuse parents. This was me as a child. Let me give you a window into the mind of a socially anxious child. At times, it isn’t pretty.

 

 Your child gets embarrassed when you breathe wrong. They refuse to talk to strangers and they fixate on what other people think of them. Social anxiety can debilitate kids and confuse parents. This was me as a child. Let me give you a window into the mind of a socially anxious child. At times, it isn't pretty.


Summary of Podcast:

I have a secret. I have social anxiety. Let me give you a window into the mind of a socially anxious child. Trust me, it’s not pretty at times.


In this episode you will learn:

 

Signs to look for in children.

Common misperceptions and cognitive distortions one can have when they get anxious around social situations.

Ways parents can help their kids with this type of anxiety.

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