Are We Born Shy?

A long history of research suggests that temperament—or a person’s own style of responding to an environment—can be first identified in infants as young as 4 months of age. Here’s how to embrace your shyness.
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What Makes Some Children Shy

By Vanessa LoBue Ph.D.

What research tells us about the biology (and parenting) of shy kids.
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She's Not Shy, She's an Introvert

By Christine Fonseca MS

Is your child shy or introverted, and does the difference matter?
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Why Is It So Hard to Receive?

By John Amodeo Ph.D., MFT

Getting to the bottom of why it's difficult to accept caring and kindness.
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The Anxieties of Introversion

By Sophia Dembling

Have you internalized negative messages about introversion?