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Phobias The Crippling Fears by Arthur Henley

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Published by Lyle Stuart .
Written in English


  • Neuropsychology,
  • Popular works,
  • Psychology,
  • Phobias

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Number of Pages202
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Open LibraryOL9346934M
ISBN 100818404256
ISBN 109780818404252

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Please don't ask me about curing phobias because I know little about them. My interest is in the names only. All the phobia names on this list have been found in some reference book. If you're looking for a phobia name that's not on the list.I'm afraid I don't have it. Phobias, the most common type of anxiety disorder, involve specific situations which cause irrational anxiety attacks. For instance, an individual with agoraphobia (fear of open spaces) may be too anxious to leave their house. Obsessive-compulsive disorder occurs when an individual relentlessly pursues a thought or action in order to relieve. Your phobias leap out at you in realistic paper-folding art of Pop-up books. Pop-up books are just so much fun. I remember reading one at an Airport play area as a kid, I wish I remembered what its called because it was this charming Fantasy Pop-up book, one of its pages had a detailed, gigantic tree house, with little rooms inside, etc/5. Jan 26,  · The narrator in The Yellow Wallpaper suffers from xanthophobia (fear of the color yellow) with a smattering of koinoniphobia (fear of rooms) Sure, the poor narrator was phobia-free at the beginning of the story, but by the time she’d slept in that yellow-papered room for a couple of weeks, her various new phobias combined to make something so much worse than the sum of their parts.

Phobias cause people to worry about, dread, feel upset by, and avoid the things or situations they fear because the physical sensations of fear can be so intense. So having a phobia can interfere with normal activities. A person with a phobia of dogs might feel afraid to . This website is dedicated to fears and phobias. It contains a large list of phobias and teaches how to cope with and ultimately cure your fear. You can also learn more about phobia symptoms and what fear is. Support my work by sharing this phobia list. Not sure if you have an anxiety disorder? Take the anxiety test. Top Phobia [ ]. Phobias are one of the most common mental illnesses in the United States. The National Institute of Mental Health suggests that eight percent of U.S. adults have some type of phobia. Women are more likely to experience phobias than men. Phobias & Fortitude – This book contains 2 short stories. Princess Lemon & Her Yellow Shoes and Scared Out Of her Wits, both of which are suitable for 8 to 12 year old kids.. Princess Lemon & Her Yellow Shoes (new edition): Kate has lots of shoes. She loves them all.

Topics covered range from the etiology of fear to clinical syndromes such as agoraphobic syndrome, animal phobias, social phobias, illness phobias, and obsessive phobias. Comprised of four chapters, this book begins with an overview of the historical aspects of phobias and the components of phobias, followed by a discussion on the etiology of fear. Nov 05,  · Phobias usually start in children or teens, and continue into adulthood. The causes of specific phobias are not known, but they sometimes run in families. Treatment helps most people with phobias. Options include medicines, therapy or both. NIH: National Institute of Mental Health. Classification. Most phobias are classified into three categories and, according to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (), such phobias are considered sub-types of anxiety categories are: 1. Specific phobias: Fear of particular objects or social situations that immediately results in anxiety and can sometimes lead to panic lfcmalta.comtion: Antidepressants, benzodiazepines, beta . Also, a number of psychiatric websites exist that at the first glance cover a huge number of phobias, but in fact use a standard text to fit any phobia and reuse it for all unusual phobias by merely changing the name. Sometimes it leads to bizarre results, such as suggestions to cure "prostitute phobia".