A lack of confidence can make it difficult for individuals to participate in social activities. It can also make it difficult to communicate why they are feeling this way. Social communication difficulties can be cause by a cognitive disconnect, which is best treated by an experienced professional. Some of the more common symptoms of a Social Communication Disorders include:
- Not being able to verbally respond to others
- Using hand motions such as pointing
- Difficulty expressing emotional thoughts
- Difficulty making and keeping friends
At LGBTQ Counseling Centers, we are here to provide strategies to individuals in search of better communication skills.