Speaking Anxiety

Sites Explanation of Resource
Fear of Public Speaking Some quick tips from the Mayo Clinic.
CiteHR Human Resources Advice from professionals about conquering public speaking.
How to Breathe Properly Lisa B. Marshall explains how breathing properly can help speakers deal with anxiety.
Social Anxiety Home Page SocialAnxiety.com addresses Social Anxiety, Social Phobia, Shyness, Public Speaking Anxiety, Performance Anxiety, Social Skills, Selective Mutism, Social Anxiety Disorder, Panic Attack, School Phobias and Learning Disabilities.
Taking Center Stage: Coping with Public Speaking Anxiety This University of Wisconsin-Stout site defines public speaking anxiety, provides some examples of it, and shares some tips with overcoming anxiety.
Overcoming Speaking Anxiety in Meetings & Presentations Lenny Laskowski presents some common-sense tips.
Overcome the Fear of Speaking to Groups Ron Kurtus explores why people so afraid of public speaking,  ways to overcome this fear, and how people can apply those methods.
Strategies for Apprehension Management This communication apprehension blog is maintained by author and professor Joseph A. DeVito, Hunter College of the City University of New York
Public Speaking (or how to enjoy presentations) This Uncommon Knowledge site offers a 7-part article (with lots of ads) on how to deal with public speaking anxiety. Whether or not people will actually enjoy giving presentations after reading this article is yet to be determined.

This page developed and maintained by Kathleen Beauchene. Send comments and suggestions to kbeauchene@ccri.edu.

Last Updated: 2/18/19