A new inventory to assess childhood social anxiety and phobia: The Social Phobia
and Anxiety Inventory for children.
Prevalence of social phobia
in school-going adolescents in an urban area.
Development and validation of measures of social phobia
scrutiny fears and social interaction anxiety.
Scrutinizing the relationship between shyness and social phobia
The Social Phobia
Scale (SPS; Mattick & Clarke, 1998) measures the level of anxiety associated with being judged or observed by other people while performing a task or action.
Psychometric properties of the Social Phobia
and Anxiety Inventory, the Social Anxiety Scale for Adolescents, the Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale and the Social Avoidance and Distress Scale in an adolescent Spanish sample.
1997, Social Phobia
, World of Psychiatry 1, p:18-24.
The model with just the EDAS-Avoidance accounted for 31% of the variance in social phobia
diagnoses, and resulted in 71.
8220;What I have learned from my past research is that if you treat your principal diagnosis, such as social phobia
and you hate public speaking, you are going to show improvement on some of your secondary diagnosis.
Association between amygdale hyperactivity to harsh faces and severity of social anxiety in generalized social phobia
People with social phobia
are at high risk for alcohol or other drug dependence because they may come to rely on drinks or drugs to relax in social situations.
is an impairing psychiatric disorder that transcends typical human shyness, according to findings from the National Comorbidity Survey-Adolescent Supplement, which examined the rate of shyness and its overlap with social phobia
in a nationally representative sample of adolescents.