Synonyms: Dealing with timidity
Implementation: The Belgian support group [Info-TimiditÃ©] has a manual [Vers la confiance en soi]. It has identified around 60 causes of shyness, the most common of which are mistakes made by parents and teachers.
Claim: If your child acts like a loner, is rejected by others, rarely talks, ruminates obsessively or appears to be having trouble studying, think about your own behaviour or ask what is going on at school. Shyness is a prison. The earlier you deal with it the better.
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies