100 Ways to Overcome Shyness

Go From Self-Conscious to Self-Confident

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"Shyness can be difficult and painful. Please read this book for comfort and guidance!"
Peggy DuBois, PsyD, psychoanalyst, senior and supervising analyst, Institute For Contemporary Psychoanalysis, contributor to The International Federal For Psychoanalytic Education
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Book Details

Pages

224 Pages

Size

5.25 x 8.25

Format

Trade Paperback

Pub. Date

08/17/2015

ISBN

978-1-60163-369-9

Publisher

Red Wheel Weiser

Authors

  • Author Barton Goldsmith PhD

    Barton Goldsmith, PhD, is an award-winning psychotherapist, author, and motivational speaker who has consulted with hundreds of companies worldwide. His columns have run in nearly 500 publications over the past decade, including the Chicago Sun-Times, Los Angeles Business Journal, and Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He has been featured on CNN, Good Morning America, Fox & Friends, CBS News, and NBC News. He also hosts a weekly radio show on NPR/KCLU, the award-winning radio station in Southern California. He lives in Westlake Village, California.

  • Author Marlena Hunter MA

100 Ways to Overcome Shyness is a powerful collection of useful information, case studies, and exercises on how to manage your shyness so you can communicate with people you don’t know very well (or at all) in a wide range of personal and professional settings and circumstances.

Easy-to-use conversation starters are interspersed with lists and exercises throughout the book. There are also chapters on getting out of awkward conversations graciously, plus valuable tips and insights for those with social anxiety or on the Autism spectrum on how to deal with their particular type of shyness. Each chapter also contains talking points to give you springboards for discussion.

100 Ways to Overcome Shyness will show you how to:

  • Feel more comfortable at parties, meetings, and group gatherings
  • Navigate your way through awkward situations
  • Deal positively with the fear of rejection
  • Communicate more effectively at work and in your daily life
  • Handle arguments and other emotional situations
  • Deal effectively with difficult people

    If you feel your shyness has held you back and prevented you from living a full life, 100 Ways to Overcome Shyness will give you the tools you need to change your life, once and for all.

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    "Shyness can be difficult and painful. Please read this book for comfort and guidance!"
    Peggy DuBois, PsyD, psychoanalyst, senior and supervising analyst, Institute For Contemporary Psychoanalysis, contributor to The International Federal For Psychoanalytic Education
    "The reassuring writing style of Dr. Goldsmith makes you, the reader, feel like he knows your challenges around shyness and is talking directly to you--as if he is your inspirational life coach. This book provides the answers to your unasked questions about your shyness and with eloquent simplicity both answers them and gives you solutions."
    Brian Satt, PhD, psychologist and founder of WombSongs.com and AdvancingAwareness.com
    "100 Ways to Overcome Shyness is a must-read for shy individuals who desire to change their thinking and change their behavior to achieve a fuller, richer life."
    Martha B. Koo, MD, psychiatrist and psychoanalyst