I am an only child and I do not think that being an only child is the cause of my social anxiety. I know genetics plays a major role in my social anxiety. Being an only child does not help though. I will never have that experience of having a sibling that other people have. Also, as parents age, siblings for the most part share the responsibility of caring for the parent. If there is a good relationship between siblings, the relationship can be a blessing. If the relationship is bad, it can be a curse.Are there any only children on here ? Do you think that growing up with no siblings could be the cause of your social anxiety ?
I have coworkers who are twins and one is more outgoing than the other one. The twin who is shy has a husband and 2 kids and she married late in life. I suspect her sister helped her find a husband, the more outgoing twin found a husband early in life. The twin that is more outgoing has more friends than the shy one. These twins are close so they socialize together so that helps the shy twin have a social life.that's interesting how twins sometimes share the same traits, do you help each other out with sa