Exposure Anxiety comes in 3 levels:
- Specific: Targets only specific environments, activities and interaction with particular individuals.
- Generalized and other-directed: Effects all areas of life which directly involves others.
- Generalized and both self and other directed: Effects all areas of life which directly involves others but is also present when alone.
Copyright Donna Williams 1991, 2003, 2008
Residual “Exposure Anxiety?
If we think about exposure in a residual (non syndromic sense) those moments of embarrassment, aware of being aware, aware of your own self-awareness of the situation meant that you froze clammed up or even ran away meant that this “feeling” you wanted to escape, remove, and disappear.
A Personal Look at Exposure Anxiety And Me
If you turned the “volume-up” on this condition you may find that it fits in the realms of being called “Exposure Anxiety” a feeling on a chronic level that falls into the three…
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