A Los Angeles based writer, editor, storyteller, and mental health advocate, Brandi is a Lifestyle Writer at Bustle. The editor of two anthologies, her writing has been published in more than a dozen magazines and journals. She enjoys wearing hats, all things related to true crime, Stevie Nicks, Lady Gaga, Lauren Graham, and Carrie Fisher, and spending time with her special-needs dog who has to eat all of her meals in a dog high chair.

A New Study Reveals The Personality Trait Combinations That May Lead To Social Anxiety

For people with social anxiety, just the mere thought of walking into a room full of strangers can be debilitating. "Social anxiety is the fear of being judged and evaluated negatively by other people, leading to feelings of inadequacy, inferiority,…
By Brandi Neal