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Impact of social anxiety on quality of life : a longitudinal study

Baker-Smith, Kerryn Joanne. 2003, Impact of social anxiety on quality of life : a longitudinal study, D.Psychology (Health) thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.

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Title Impact of social anxiety on quality of life : a longitudinal study
Alternative title Influence of attachment and environmental factors on development
Author Baker-Smith, Kerryn Joanne.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Degree name D.Psychology (Health)
Date submitted 2003
Keyword(s) Anxiety - Longitudinal studies
Phobias - Longitudinal studies
Child psychology - Social aspects
Socialization
Summary This thesis found that individuals with social anxiety had high levels of co-morbid depression, reduced quality of life, poorer health and wellbeing, and they used maladaptive coping strategies. The negative effects of social anxiety and social anxiety co-morbid depression could be predicted over a 6-month time period. The portfolio argues the impact of poor attachment style, poor parenting behaviour and negative environmental influences as contributors to individuals' longer term psychological functioning with four case studies highlighting the contributing role of these early influences on later functioning.
Language eng
Description of original 2 v. ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 616.8522
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30026735

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