The effect of speech estimation on social anxiety

Kentaro Shirotsuki, Satoko Sasagawa, Shinobu Nomura

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    This study investigates the effect of speech estimation on social anxiety to further understanding of this characteristic of Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD). In the first study, we developed the Speech Estimation Scale (SES) to assess negative estimation before giving a speech which has been reported to be the most fearful social situation in SAD. Undergraduate students (n = 306) completed a set of questionnaires, which consisted of the Short Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale (SFNE), the Social Interaction Anxiety Scale (SIAS), the Social Phobia Scale (SPS), and the SES. Exploratory factor analysis showed an adequate one-factor structure with eight items. Further analysis indicated that the SES had good reliability and validity. In the second study, undergraduate students (n = 315) completed the SFNE, SIAS, SPS, SES, and the Self-reported Depression Scale (SDS). The results of path analysis showed that fear of negative evaluation from others (FNE) predicted social anxiety, and speech estimation mediated the relationship between FNE and social anxiety. These results suggest that speech estimation might maintain SAD symptoms, and could be used as a specific target for cognitive intervention in SAD.

    元の言語English
    ページ(範囲)490-497
    ページ数8
    ジャーナルShinrigaku Kenkyu
    79
    発行部数6
    DOI
    出版物ステータスPublished - 2009 2

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    Anxiety
    Fear
    Interpersonal Relations
    Students
    Reproducibility of Results
    Statistical Factor Analysis
    Social Phobia
    Depression

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Psychology(all)

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    Shirotsuki, K., Sasagawa, S., & Nomura, S. (2009). The effect of speech estimation on social anxiety. Shinrigaku Kenkyu, 79(6), 490-497. https://doi.org/10.4992/jjpsy.79.490

    The effect of speech estimation on social anxiety. / Shirotsuki, Kentaro; Sasagawa, Satoko; Nomura, Shinobu.

    :: Shinrigaku Kenkyu, 巻 79, 番号 6, 02.2009, p. 490-497.

    研究成果: Article

    Shirotsuki, K, Sasagawa, S & Nomura, S 2009, 'The effect of speech estimation on social anxiety', Shinrigaku Kenkyu, 巻. 79, 番号 6, pp. 490-497. https://doi.org/10.4992/jjpsy.79.490
    Shirotsuki, Kentaro ; Sasagawa, Satoko ; Nomura, Shinobu. / The effect of speech estimation on social anxiety. :: Shinrigaku Kenkyu. 2009 ; 巻 79, 番号 6. pp. 490-497.
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