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Social Anxiety Help is a founding regional clinic of the National Social Anxiety Center (NSAC): nationalsacenter.com

Shy? Unassertive? Self-conscious? Embarrass easily? Public speaking fear? Performance anxiety? Avoid or don't enjoy socializing? Avoid interacting with or being around strangers? Difficulty meeting people or forming relationships? Uncomfortable speaking in groups? Shy bladder? Sexual anxiety? Think of yourself as fundamentally different, not fitting in, not good enough? 

Larry Cohen, LICSW

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy - Larry Cohen, LICSW

Free Workshop in DC

Friday, July 26, 2019, 7-9pm


Listen to this 8-minute radio interview with Larry Cohen, LICSW, Director of Social Anxiety Help, about what social anxiety is. (It aired in August, 2016 on the Not Broken radio show of the Canadian Mental Health Association.)


National Public Radio Story

on my social anxiety therapy group


Personal Change Stories

how cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)
has helped socially anxious people
change their lives

Results-oriented Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, CBT, for social anxiety, social phobia, assertiveness training, low self-esteem, paruresis, other phobias and anxiety problems, depression, and LGBT concerns.  Larry Cohen, LICSW: providing psychotherapy and counseling services in Washington, DC, since 1990. See Services We Offer.

If you have any questions or comments,
please email Larry Cohen, LICSW,
with offices in Washington, DC.

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All psychotherapists at Social Anxiety Help
have achieved the rigorous certification in
cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) granted by the prominent
Academy of Cognitive Therapy.
This is the gold-standard for CBT,
which outcome studies indicate is
the most effective treatment for
Social Anxiety Disorder.

[Larry Cohen, LICSW, does not endorse any of the products or services advertised by others on this website.]

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