Are You Shy?

Are You Shy?

Scared Speechless: Children with Selective Mutism

By Greg Markway Ph.D.,
Children with selective mutism desperately want to speak.

Why Extraversion May Not Matter

By Ronald E Riggio Ph.D.
If extraverts make better leaders, why isn't Robin Williams president?

Overcoming Shyness and Social Anxieties

By Bill Knaus Ed.D.
Successfully combat social tensions by stepping out of character

Therapy for Social Anxiety Changes the Brain? Study Says Yes

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Social Anxiety Therapy: Can It Change Brain Waves?

Anxiety Problems in Relationships, Part I: 3 Habits That Invite Anxiety

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Anxiety diminishes personal power, undermining ability to sustain love.

Introverted? Shy? How the World Misperceives Us

By Greg Markway Ph.D.,
A mix of personality types brings different skills to an organization.

Career Counseling for the Neurotic

By Amy Przeworski Ph.D.
Should our neuroses factor in to our education and job choices

Seven Ways to Say “No” and Keep Good Relations

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Set your boundaries without feeling guilty.

Extraversion and the Single Person

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
Are single people more likely to be introverts?

Show Off Your Social Self

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Set your shyness aside and let your social self shine through.

26 Quotes on Feeling Awkward

By Stephanie Sarkis Ph.D.
Even famous people feel awkward sometimes. Here are some quotes.

The Ostrich Trap

By Bill Knaus Ed.D.
Break free from parasitic social fears and dark moods.

Are You Pee-Shy?

By Mark Borigini M.D.
A cup runneth over.

Do You Speak Up When You Should?

By Guy Winch Ph.D.
You won't believe how few people make complaints, even when it's justified.

Icebreakers 101: Seven Tips for Getting to Know Anyone Anywhere

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Shyness, especially at college and in the first years after, can be conquered.

Essential Secrets of Psychotherapy: Jung's Typology, Eudaemonology, and the Elusive Art of Happiness

By Stephen A Diamond Ph.D.
Why do introverts and extraverts have such difficulty relating to each other?

Social Phobia ≠ Shyness

By Jenny C. Yip Psy.D.
Tackling the misconceptions about Social Phobia.

What’s the Worst that can Happen?

By Robert Evans Wilson Jr.
I discovered that being bold could have enormous rewards.

Worried About Your Quiet Child? From One Mother to Another

By Barbara Markway Ph.D.
Your child is going to be okay

The Introvert in the Workplace: How to Maximize Your Productivity

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.
Personality and productivity in the workplace.

Why Is Self-Acceptance So Hard?

By Barbara Markway Ph.D.
We think if we punish ourselves enough, we'll change.

Secrets of Psychotherapy (Part 3): What's Your Psychological Type?

By Stephen A Diamond Ph.D.
Why knowing your (and your partner's) psychological type is important.

Five Keys to Enhancing Your Emotional Intelligence

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Ninety Percent of High Performers Possess High EQ

They’re Just Not That Into You! And Other Facts to Help You Beat Social Anxiety

By Clifford N Lazarus Ph.D.
Beat your social anxiety with these simple tips.

Introversion vs. Shyness: The Discussion Continues

By Sophia Dembling
Teasing apart the difference between shyness and introversion.

The Dating Games: May the Odds Be Ever in Your Favor

By Kristine Keller M.A.
Evaluating the success rate of pick-up lines

Reality: I Know What It Isn't

By Terri Cheney
Are Feelings Facts, and Who Cares?