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... Hi, lovinggf. I spent most of four years in a relationship with social phobia. I acted a lot like your boyfriend, maybe a little worse. ... (17 replies)
... est about his situation, fears, anxieties, phobias etc etc, but he will likely keep a lot of stuff 'secret', even from you. My ex husband of 8 years had OCD and social anxiety, but the social anxiety wasn't to the extent of your boyfriend's. ... (17 replies)
... My boyfriend suffered with social anxiety. Before he met me, he just thought he had to live with it. He had a fear of doctors and would never consider seeing one. ... (17 replies)

... social anxiety disorder. I love him and want to help him, but I don't know how. ... (17 replies)
... I must say that I don't agree with some of the responses here. I feel like more sensitivity is warranted for not only lovinggf but for her boyfriend as well as well as the love they have for each other. ... (17 replies)
... My boyfriend has said that he knows what he has to do but that it's not going to happen anytime soon or over night. ... (17 replies)
... I am married to my husband for 6 years now. He is extremely anti social. We meet working as waiters, so we worked long hours and had little need for socialising after work. I did not see any apparent signs of anti-social behaviour. After we got married, we moved half way across the world, to live in his home town. So, I left my family and friends. I am not shy and gets on... (17 replies)
... His mother has told me that if I don't want to live my life missing events then I should really consider my relationship with him. ... (17 replies)
... to make excuses too but I'm finding myself staying home and not seeing my friends or family in order to avoid the embarrassing questions and judgmental looks. It has gotten so bad that there are people in my life who I am really close to who do not believe that I am married. ... (17 replies)
... It's your choice but I already know what's going to happen. You'll start resenting him for missing all of these social events or if you end up not going cause of him, you'll resent him for that. ... (17 replies)
... i.e. His anxiety is hurting both of your lives. ... (17 replies)
... to make you happy. He may feel that his anxiety is not hurting him, but he can't deny that it is causing problems for you. ... (17 replies)
... Keeping his "secret" is not a healthy approach. Making the lifelong commitment to marry this man, without facing his anxiety disorder is a recipe for failure. Would you marry a man with cancer, if he refused treatment for it? ... (17 replies)
... Listen to his mother, she has seen it all. ... (17 replies)
... the only one who can help himself. You have gotten some great advice here, and have lots to think about. But I want you to think about one more thing that no one has mentioned. ... (17 replies)
... I'm guessing this isn't a cultural that case he has to make some effort...... ... (17 replies)
... law has social anxiety disorder. ... (5 replies)
... Anytime girlfriend...:round: (17 replies)
... his own MOTHER is telling you need to listen to her..... she's trying to save you from the miserable life that she's living with his father. stop feeling sorry for this guy and pull the band aid off fast...... get rid of him unless you don't mind spending your life as a martyr, because he WILL make you miserable.....directly or indirectly (17 replies)
... Hi, you know, it is interesting that he may have some degree of social anxiety, because I have suffered from anxiety attacks and take celexa daily to prevent them! so i def. understand social anxiety more than most. i don't think thats his main problem though. ... (22 replies)

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