The Origins of Social Phobia

  title={The Origins of Social Phobia},
  author={J. Hudson and R. Rapee},
  journal={Behavior Modification},
  pages={102 - 129}
  • J. Hudson, R. Rapee
  • Published 2000
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Behavior Modification
  • A greater understanding of the origins of social phobia is much needed. The research to date is limited by the relatively small number of studies that sample clinical populations of individuals with social phobia. There is, however, research derived from related areas such as shyness, social anxiety, self-consciousness, peer neglect, and social withdrawal that contributes to a richer understanding of the etiology of social fears. Combining these areas of research, this review addresses four… CONTINUE READING
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