Is social anxiety a big part of your ADHD?

Is social anxiety a big part of your ADHD?

By Kate Moryoussef

Social anxiety can be a prevalent part of ADHD, yet we often don't understand or spot how it shows up. By seeing and validating it for what it is, we can help ourselves with more awareness and discover empowering everyday tools.

This week’s guest is Mita Mistry, a columnist, mindfulness-based cognitive therapist, acupuncturist and author. Her book How to Understand and Deal with Social Anxiety is aimed at raising awareness and helping people deal with social anxiety.

During this episode, Kate and Mita spoke about:

Recognising social anxiety and how it may show up for you The psychical reactions to social anxietyHow social anxiety manifests with ADHDHow to overcome social anxiety by breaking down the thoughts behind it Using CBT to help anxietyWhat trauma can look like with ADHDTips to deal with social situationsThe trauma of the waiting and process of an ADHD diagnosisNormalising socialising in our different waysCreating more authentic connections

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Kate Moryoussef is a women’s ADHD Lifestyle & Wellbeing coach and EFT practitioner helping overwhelmed yet unfulfilled (many with ADHD like her) women find more calm, balance, health, compassion, creativity and clarity in their lives. 

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