Peer Perceptions of Social Skills in Socially Anxious and Nonanxious Adolescents

@inproceedings{Miers2010PeerPO,
  title={Peer Perceptions of Social Skills in Socially Anxious and Nonanxious Adolescents},
  author={Anne C Miers and Anke W. Bl{\"o}te and P. Michiel Westenberg},
  booktitle={Journal of abnormal child psychology},
  year={2010}
}
Previous studies using adult observers are inconsistent with regard to social skills deficits in nonclinical socially anxious youth. The present study investigated whether same age peers perceive a lack of social skills in the socially anxious. Twenty high and 20 low socially anxious adolescents (13-17 years old) were recorded giving a 5-min speech… CONTINUE READING