Overcoming Social Anxiety and Shyness, 1st Edition

A Self-Help Guide Using Cognitive Behavioral Techniques

by Gillian Butler

Series: Overcoming Books

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Overcoming Social Anxiety and Shyness is a self-help manual for this common problem, which explains why it happens and sets out practical methods of resolving it.

Don't let shyness ruin your life

Everyone feels foolish, embarrassed, judged or criticised at times, but this becomes a problem when it undermines your confidence and prevents you from doing what you want to do. At its most extreme, shyness can be crippling but it is easily treated using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Using real-life examples, Professor Gillian Butler sets out a practical, easy-to-use self-help course which will be invaluable for those suffering from all degrees of social anxiety.

Indispensable for those affected by shyness and social anxiety

Excellent resource for therapists, psychologists and doctors

Contains a complete self-help program and work sheets


  • Little, Brown Book Group; July 2009
  • ISBN: 9781849011754
  • Read online, or download in secure ePub format
  • Title: Overcoming Social Anxiety and Shyness, 1st Edition
  • Series: Overcoming Books
  • Author: Gillian Butler
  • Imprint: Robinson

About The Author

GILLIAN BUTLER is a retired consultant clinical psychologist and Fellow of the British Psychological Society, who used to practise in the Oxfordshire Mental Healthcare Trust.