Tag: social anxiety
What Is Avoidant Personality Disorder (AvPD)?
What Is Avoidant Personality Disorder? Mental health awareness is important. Avoidant personality disorder, also known as AvPD, is a mental condition in which an individual has a pervasive pattern of social inhibition, feelings of inadequacy, extreme sensitivity to negative evaluation and shyness. People with this disorder fear that they will be ridiculed or rejected by…