Claustrophobia: The Fear of Restricted & Confined Spaces (e.g., Facemasks!)

  Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to https://dopasolution.com with this graphic.</strong></p><br /><br /> <p><a href=’https://dopasolution.com/claustrophobia-the-fear-of-restricted-confined-spaces/’><img src=’https://dopasolution.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/usual-suspects-wtrmrk.jpg’ alt=’Wear a mask, alternative movie poster’ width=’700′ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /><br /> <p> Far from being a simple embarrassment, claustrophobia is a very painful phobia to live with and can become debilitating in […]

Hematophobia – The Fear of Blood

Hematophobia is the fear of blood. It’s a widespread phobia that affects women as much as men. For hematophobes, the idea of being in contact with blood is unbearable, as well as being in places where blood is potentially present, such as hospitals or blood donation centers. Summary Behaviors Associated With Fear of Blood Possible […]

What people really want to know about panic disorder

A panic disorder is a form of anxiety characterized by panic attacks that occur unexpectedly and repeatedly. The fear of panicking will lead the person affected to have avoidance behaviors which will modify everyday life. “Panic attacks” are an alarm signal raised by the body without a valid reason Panic disorder is one of the […]

When extreme obsessive-compulsive symptoms move from disorder to disability

By Eric Van Buskirk Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to dopasolution.com/ with this graphic.</strong></p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /> <p><a href=’https://dopasolution.com/obsessive-compulsive-disorder/’><img src=’https://dopasolution.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/black-swan-poster.jpeg’ alt=’Black Swan In an age of coronavirus’ width=’700px’ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br […]

Understanding Agoraphobia, a fear of crowds & helplessness in the outdoors

From avoiding crowds to fearing them Fear of overcrowded or confined places, but also vast and open places is known as agoraphobia. An agoraphobe fears the possibility of losing control over a situation, and not being able to escape easily in case of danger. Agoraphobia may only concern certain places (e.g. public spaces, or busy […]