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Old 11-14-2018, 12:09 PM   #1
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I'm starting college life soon and I'm terrified of people somewhat is there away to slowing get better with people
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Old 11-14-2018, 09:26 PM   #2
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It might help to find activities that you enjoy where you can be part of something and be around people with interests similar to yours. Even a part-time job on the campus is a way to meet people and get better interacting with them.
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I think many other students will be scared as well. Try to start from some common grounds... perhaps some common interests. You can start talking to them about the lessons you're taking. Would that work?
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Here are links to 5 articles, from PsychCentral's archives, on managing social anxiety plus one on managing depression & anxiety while away at college:

6 Ways to Overcome Social Anxiety

Tips for Social Anxiety Sufferers

7 Ways to Overcome Shyness and Social Anxiety

How to Be Less Self-Conscious

9 Socialization Tips for People with Social Anxiety

https://blogs.psychcentral.com/dont-...ay-at-college/

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