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Sunday, September 16, 2012

SOCIALLY PHOBIC EXTROVERTS GO BACK TO SCHOOL: Many kids with severe social phobia are never identified. Teachers and parents think popularity equals confidence. In fact, many social phobics are extroverts. They "have to" be the center of attention, but suffer tremendously. They overcompensate by cleverly controlling situations to mask insecurities. They are frequently the valedictorian, class president, or football captain who "no one would ever know" suffers painfully with extreme feelings of embarrassment and isolation.
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