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my 15 year old daughter has no self confidence at all. we

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my 15 year old daughter has no self confidence at all. we have my niece's confirmation tomorrow and she does not want to go. she said that she had a stressful week and she can not go to one more event that she does not talk to anyone. she says that she is socially awkward and no-one likes her. she needs a weekend rest from it all. i feel that she should go,it is family even thought she does not feel comfortable around them. i will not go with out her. what should i do? (short term adn long term?) i am a single parent. she is an only child.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Parenting
Expert:  proexpert37 replied 7 years ago.
I will be with you momentarily.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.

what do you need to know?



Expert:  proexpert37 replied 6 years ago.

Does your daughter have any friends at school or at home?

Is she involved in any activities?

What does she do in her free time?

Do you two do any activities together?

Does she spend a lot of time on the computer or watching video games?

How long has she been having these feelings?