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How Social Anxiety Backfires as Judgment of Others

Research examines social threats and how we respond to others

  • Social anxiety is common, affecting about 7 percent of people.
  • Social exclusion evokes negative feelings, and how we cope is important for individual well-being and social relationships.
  • People who feel greater threat after being excluded tend to make negative moral judgments of those who excluded them.
  • Moral disapproval…



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Grant H Brenner

Psychiatrist, Psychoanalyst, Entrepreneur, Writer, Speaker, Disaster Responder, Advocate, Photographer