Shyness Is Nice

Spreading the word about the value of quiet, sensitive people

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Dr. Barbara Markway, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist with over twenty years of experience. She is the author of four popular psychology books and has been featured in media nationwide.


Greg Markway, Ph.D., is a psychologist and has coauthored three books, including Painfully Shy.


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About Shyness Is Nice

We cover topics including shyness, social anxiety and introversion. We write about children and adults. In all cases, our focus is on greater understanding and acceptance of each person’s unique strengths.

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