Speech issues in social settings
Despite feeling like a friendly and reasonably sociable person, when I go to talk to someone new or even someone I know decently well 9/10 times …
Shy and anxious being around new people at uni
Shyness and social anxiety can get in the way of attending classes and forming connections with others, but there are ways to manage and overcome this and lots of support available to help!
Is this social anxiety?
Social anxiety can get in the way of connecting with others and enjoying life. The good news is, there are ways to manage this and live the life you want!
So overwhelmed when I’m asking questions in class.
Face the fear and do it anyway… Speaking in class, with other people who are more outgoing than you – it can be quite anxiety provoking for some students.
How do I deal with anxiety about my English skills?
Coming to a new country with a different language can be really challenging. Sometimes the fear of making a fool of yourself in front of others can get in the way of enjoying uni and other people.