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Is social anxiety negatively affecting your relationships and causing you to avoid social interactions?

Many people feel anxious in social situations, where they feel they might be judged or embarrassed. Agoraphobia is a more extreme form of social anxiety where people fear having an anxiety or panic attack around other people and losing control of their body and emotions. No matter what kind of social anxiety you are experiencing, you’ll be glad to know that there is help available.

Whether you are located in downtown Bell Gardens, the suburbs of Bell Gardens, other nearby places such as Montebello, Pico Rivera, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of Social Anxiety Disorder

If you’re not sure whether you are dealing with social anxiety, this section will help. It is very normal to feel nervous in some social situations, but people with social anxiety disorder feel a great sense of fear and self-consciousness in everyday interactions, like working around coworkers, going to the store, or riding public transportation.

Here are some symptoms you may experience in everyday social situations if you have social anxiety:

  • Trembling, shaking, or tense muscles
  • Quick shallow breaths that leave you feeling lightheaded
  • An upset stomach or nausea
  • A racing heart

These symptoms may be felt in anticipation of a social situation, during, or afterward. If you experience symptoms like these, you could benefit from seeing a therapist.

If you think you may be suffering from social anxiety, read licensed therapist Alexandra Lambeth’s tips for coping with irrational thoughts, fear, and anxiety.

The Time is Now: See a Social Anxiety Therapist Today!

A social anxiety therapist can help reduce your anxiety and teach you coping skills so you can move forward feeling more confident and carefree. Mental Health Match can quickly match you with a professional therapist in your area. Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Justine Ruotolo
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Together we will explore your ADHD, depression, anxiety, trauma, executive function deficits, and neuroplasticity, or how the brain can restructure itself through experiences.


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Together we will explore your ADHD, depression, anxiety, trauma, executive function deficits, and neuroplasticity, or how the brain can restructure itself through experiences.

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The foundation of my practice is meditation and mindfulness, which I teach to all my clients. I create structure in the therapeutic environment, which helps many of my clients feel more connected to the process.

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Practical therapeutic tools for daily living and learning to apply those fluently to big-picture concepts and themes in your life.


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Practical therapeutic tools for daily living and learning to apply those fluently to big-picture concepts and themes in your life.

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We use an engaging, data-driven approach to monitor your progress to make sure what we're doing translates into better lived daily mental health and well-being.

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Laura Thomas
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I work with clients who are struggling with anxiety, depression, emotional intimacy, grief, balance/direction in life, identity issues, self-esteem/self-worth, communication, and navigating issues for women who are LGBTQIA+ and/or of color.


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I work with clients who are struggling with anxiety, depression, emotional intimacy, grief, balance/direction in life, identity issues, self-esteem/self-worth, communication, and navigating issues for women who are LGBTQIA+ and/or of color.

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I take a warm, compassionate approach with clients to help create a safe space where they can be their most authentic self. I’m culturally sensitive, client-centered and strengths based, encouraging of self-exploration and self-discovery.

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  • LGBTQ+
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I believe that a genuine connection with others is essential for healing. Connection is built on trust, understanding, non-judgement, and unconditional support.


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I believe that a genuine connection with others is essential for healing. Connection is built on trust, understanding, non-judgement, and unconditional support.

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You are the expert of your life. Focus on building trust and creating a safe therapeutic environment that will allow for honest discussion, growth, and healing to occur.

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Danielle Rowe
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Bring awareness to the areas in your life that could benefit from exploration and processing. We will practice taking a step back from our habitual reactions and learn to respond in a skillful and effective manner.


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Bring awareness to the areas in your life that could benefit from exploration and processing. We will practice taking a step back from our habitual reactions and learn to respond in a skillful and effective manner.

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I believe in providing clients with the tools and healthy coping skills through an unconditional positive regard and psychoeducation. I enjoy utilizing mindfulness and other holistic techniques in my practice.

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  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attachment Issues
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