Are you extremely afraid of being judged by others? Are you very self-conscious in everyday social situations? Do you avoid meeting new people?
Social anxiety disorder (also called social phobia) is a mental health condition. It is an intense, persistent fear of being watched and judged by others. This fear can affect work, school, and your other day-to-day activities. It can even make it hard to make and keep friends. But social anxiety disorder doesn’t have to stop you from reaching your potential. Treatment can help you overcome your symptoms.
“In school, I was always afraid of being called on…
Corsica is an island in the Mediterranean Sea and politically one of the eighteen regions of France. It is the fourth-largest island in the Mediterranean and lies southeast of the French mainland, west of the Italian Peninsula and immediately north of the Italian island of Sardinia, the land mass nearest to it. A single chain of mountains makes up two-thirds of the island.
Depression (major depressive disorder) is a common and serious medical illness that negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Fortunately, it is also treatable. Depression causes feelings of sadness and/or a loss of interest in activities you once enjoyed. It can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems and can decrease your ability to function at work and at home.
Depression symptoms can vary from mild to severe and can include:
Didaskaleinophobia is the fear of school or fear of going to school. Nearly 2 to 5% of school going children is known to be inflicted with such phobia. The word Didaskaleinophobia is derived from Greek Didasko meaning to teach and phobos meaning aversion or fear. Another common term for the fear of school is Scholionophobia which is derived from Latin scius for ‘knowing’.
As stated before, diagnosis of Didaskaleinophobia often requires in-depth analysis as the young child might not fear school per se; rather it is the fear of bullies or riding on the school bus, or a scary dog…
Globalization — what does that mean?
How would you define globalization? Is it good or bad? This and more questions will be answered in this blog entry.
Recently there was a interessing blog entry about globalization and the question, if the earth looks everywhere the same around the world. In the following I would say my opinion on this topic firstly, then I want to write about the positive and negative aspects of the globalization and last but not least I want to give my own opinion about the topic „Travelling in today´s globalized world“.
Let´s start with the first…
I hope that all of you are fine. My name is Christina and I live in Austria (I´m sorry for my bad english and please don’t be angry about my mistakes, it’s not that easy for me).
In my first blog entry I want you to explain some things about Austria.
Let’s start with the school system today. In Austria we have to go to school for 9 years, but if we want we can go for 12/13 years. Normally, we start in the age of 6 with the primary school. We have to go there vor 4…