Phobias

gerascophobia - fear of growing old

Gerascophobia: Fear of Growing Old or Aging

Are you scared to grow old? Maybe you have gerascophobia. If so, read on to find out the best way to deal with it.

kenophobia fear of empty spaces

Psellismophobia: Fear of Stuttering

Psellismophobia is the fear of stuttering. If you think you might suffer from this phobia, read on for everything you need to know.

abstract painting of eyes

Scopophobia: Fear of Being Watched

Scopophobia is a fear of being watched. It can be paralyzing for some, but it doesn’t have to control you. To learn more, read on!

Expressionist painting of Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia.

Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia: Fear of Long Words

Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia is the fear of long words. If you think you have it, keep reading for everything you wanted to know about it.

Expressionist painting of the fear of sharks or galeophobia.

Galeophobia: Fear of Sharks

What is it about sharks that gives people galeophobia? Is it their razor-sharp teeth? The fact that they can swim so fast? Read on to find out why.

abstract painting of wind

Anemophobia: Fear of Air Drafts or Wind

Anemophobia is the fear of air drafts or wind. If you think you might suffer from this phobia, read on to see what it is, the symptoms, and ways to treat it.

Phronemophobia: Fear of Thinking

Phronemophobia: Fear of Thinking

Phronemophobia is the fear of thinking. If you think you may suffer from this phobia, read on for more information about it.

abstract painting of a city with large buildings

Megalophobia: Fear of Large Objects

Megalophobia is not a well-known phobia, but it does affect many people. This phobia is an abnormal and persistent fear of unusually large things.

abstract painting of a heart

Philophobia: Fear of Falling in Love

People who suffer from philophobia often find themselves feeling isolated and alone because they are afraid to let anyone close to them.