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What does SA stand for?

SA stands for Social Anxiety

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29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Andrew Kukes Foundation For Social Anxiety announces a partnership with the national, independent Moment Magazine, to begin new conversations about anxiety - a subject that affects many families but is too often not discussed, through a new contest.
Social anxiety is correlated with a number of other negative behaviors and cognitive responses including avoidance of others, decreased verbal and nonverbal interaction in the presence of others, negative thoughts, negative self-evaluations, irrational beliefs, and evaluation apprehension (Patterson & Ritts, 1997).
Anxiety appears to be the operative word in this collection, which reveals a widespread social anxiety on a multitude of levels, affecting the "domestic" areas of service, marriage, parenting, and education.