Patience is not simply the ability to wait – it’s how we behave while we’re waitingJoyce Meyer
Never Be Impatient – Getting Over Social Anxiety Takes Time
Don’t rush the process. Overcoming social anxiety is no small feat. It’s very tempting to believe that there is one answer to your social anxiety, a simple solution that can make your anxiety disappear forever. However, the journey to overcoming social anxiety can have you looking for that one book, quote, or video that will completely erase your social anxiety. Fortunately, all of these things come together as a collective to help you get out of your comfort zone, but there isn’t one single answer. If you’re reading this article about social anxiety, it proves that you’re willing to learn – which is a good sign.
When it comes to mental health, improvements are not always noticeable right away. Social anxiety is like learning anything; you will not see a huge improvement every day. Most people on their journey to self-improvement tend to realize that success comes in bursts. It’s difficult to notice an improvement every day, but over time you will realize that your anxiety has improved vastly. In the future, you’ll have a tough time remembering exactly when you made those sudden bursts of improvement towards overcoming your social anxiety. Social anxiety usually begins in our teenage years but can improve in the future with effort and treatment.