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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 Washington DC, Anacostia, Ballston, Bluemont, or even Brentwood, 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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Priya works with individuals from all cultures and backgrounds who feel dissatisfied or uneasy as an individual or within their relationships.

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Therapy can be an intimidating process, and our goal is to provide an open, safe environment to help instill support, understanding and empowerment throughout your therapeutic journey.

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Begin taking steps to enhance your mental health. I welcome the opportunity to assist you during this process! Together we will face your challenges, fears and traumas.

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My objective is to help you unravel some of the challenges which have prevented you from being your best self and living your best life. Together, we can explore the things that make you happy and contribute to a life well-lived.

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Explore any topic with me. I prioritize a client-centered approach; you lead the session—we unpack whatever's on your mind, no topics policed. Discuss what's important to you in as much or as little detail as needed. Think of me as your co-pilot.

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Therapy is a series of conversations; let's talk. We will discuss what's holding you back from being the person you dream about. Explore fear, process trauma, & celebrate gains to help you find confidence, clarity, & alignment that will empower you

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experience the transforming power of the therapeutic relationship and create healing from past relational wounds, which leads to more meaningful relationships in the present.

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If you struggle to make lasting changes in your life, I can help you gain a deeper understanding of the roots of your issues through a relational psychodynamic lens.

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We will work toward helping you find meaning, happiness, and contentment in your life. I believe therapy results should not be a mystery; you should experience measurable, noticeable, and meaningful results from our work together.


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We will work toward helping you find meaning, happiness, and contentment in your life. I believe therapy results should not be a mystery; you should experience measurable, noticeable, and meaningful results from our work together.

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My practice is integrative, which means that I am trained in a variety of powerful and proven methods that can help you reach your goals and find new levels of meaningfulness, connection, and contentment.

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