If you have somehow landed up on this page, you might be searching a cure to treat your avoidant personality disorder. To first be able to cure something, one would first need to know what exactly that particular disorder is, the symptoms that comes along with it and also the main reasons behind it. So what exactly is this avoidant personality disorder?
Simply put, it is a phenomenon where people tend to avoid people, or tend to avoid interactions with other people. This causes these people to stay cooped up in their houses all day long, and they might even be too afraid to visit a doctor, psychologist or counsellor, because they are afraid even of interacting with these people. Does this sound really common or familiar to you? It probably is, for it is just something that a lot of people face too, and that is social anxiety.
Avoidant personality disorder is none other than social anxiety, and if you do not know what exactly is social anxiety then you can check out this article here. The first thing that I have to get it into your mind is that you definitely should not take any medication to try and control this particular issue unless it is absolutely needed, for it might end up harming you more in the long run over time. Social anxiety is actually something that is not very scary, and everyone probably suffers from them in some sort of way or another.
I know exactly how you feel because I was once such a person, and had massive social anxiety. I used to stay cooped up all day long in my house, and called delivery for all my 3 meals. Little did I know I grew more and more used to this life and ended up being afraid to even go out to my nearby neighborhood to buy something simple. This is why I decided to create this site to help people who are similar to me to get over their social anxiety.
You can find a lot of golden nuggets around this site regarding my own experiences with social anxiety. If you do not know where to start, then you might want to first check out the main reasons of social anxiety. After which, you might want to check out social phobia symptoms to see whether you are really suffering from social anxiety or not.
Last but not least, we all know that having a lot of self-confidence or self-esteem can help greatly in overcoming social anxiety. Thus, learning how to regain your confidence or boosting your self-esteem is definitely something important that everyone should learn to do.
Also, if you suffer from social anxiety, you probably are also suffering from a bit of shyness. If you think this is the case, then you can also check out this article here on how to overcome shyness.
I hope that all these articles have helped you greatly in overcoming your avoidant personality disorder or social anxiety, and wish you all the best! Do feel free also to drop me an e-mail if you have managed to cure your social anxiety using my methods!