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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-20-2017, 03:49 PM Thread Starter
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It took me awhile to type this out because I seem to have forgotten how to properly introduce myself. My name is Victoria and I'm 17 years old. Even though I was only properly diagnosed last month, I have been struggling with social anxiety symptoms since I was in elementary school. It seems like my anxiety is progressively getting worse. I decided to join this site in hopes that I may be able to seek guidance from those who understand what I'm going through. I also hope to maybe make a few friends, although I'm quite terrible at doing so.
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-20-2017, 03:57 PM
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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-20-2017, 05:07 PM
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post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-20-2017, 08:44 PM
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Welcome! Have you tried seeing a therapist? Also, if you practice socializing, it can help your anxiety to improve a lot over time. Its hard but it really makes a big difference. Best of luck in overcoming social anxiety!
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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-21-2017, 04:23 AM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the advice! I actually start therapy next week, so hopefully that works out for me.
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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-21-2017, 09:33 PM
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