Please answer the following questions

These questions come from the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale (LSAS), and help to measure the possibility of Social Anxiety Disorder.

Each question asks you to rate your degree of fear and how often you avoid the given situation.

1. Telephoning in public

Fear:
Avoidance:
2. Participating in small groups

Fear:
Avoidance:
3. Eating in public places

Fear:
Avoidance:
4. Drinking with others in public places

Fear:
Avoidance:
5. Talking to people in authority

Fear:
Avoidance:
6. Acting, performing or giving a talk in front of an audience.

Fear:
Avoidance:
7. Going to a party.

Fear:
Avoidance:
8. Working while being observed.

Fear:
Avoidance:
9. Writing while being observed.

Fear:
Avoidance:
10. Calling someone you don’t know very well.

Fear:
Avoidance:
11. Talking with people you don’t know very well.

Fear:
Avoidance:
12. Meeting strangers.

Fear:
Avoidance:
13. Urinating in a public bathroom.

Fear:
Avoidance:
14. Entering a room when others are already seated.

Fear:
Avoidance:
15. Being the center of attention.

Fear:
Avoidance:
16. Speaking up at a meeting.

Fear:
Avoidance:
17. Taking a test.

Fear:
Avoidance:
18. Expressing a disagreement or disapproval to people you don't know very well.

Fear:
Avoidance:
19. Looking at people you don't know very well in the eyes.

Fear:
Avoidance:
20. Giving a report to a group.

Fear:
Avoidance:
21. Trying to pick up someone.

Fear:
Avoidance:
22. Returning goods to a store.

Fear:
Avoidance:
23. Giving a party.

Fear:
Avoidance:
24. Resisting a high pressure salesperson.

Fear:
Avoidance:

Liebowitz. "Test for Social Anxiety Disorder." Test for Social Anxiety Disorder. Columbia University Medical Center, n.d. Web. 13 Nov. 2014.

Rytwinski, N. K.; Fresco, D. M.; Heimberg, R. G.; Coles, M. E.; Liebowitz, M. R.; Cissell, S.; Stein, M. B.; Hofmann, S. G. (2009). "Screening for social anxiety disorder with the self-report version of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale". Depression and Anxiety. 26 (1): 34–38.