Phobias

Expressionist painting of polyphobia, the fear of many things.

Confronting Polyphobia Head On: From Shadows to Sunlight

Fear isn’t just an occasional unwelcome guest; it’s an ever-present shadow. Sometimes, this can manifest itself through polyphobia – the fear of many things.

Expressionist painting of Atomosophobia, the fear of atomic explosions.

Understanding Atomosophobia While Living in the Nuclear Age

There’s a segment of the population who find themselves haunted by a deeply ingrained fear of cataclysmic events. Welcome to the world of atomosophobia.

Expressionist painting of Herpetophobia, which is the fear of reptiles.

Herpetophobia: Slithering into the Root of Reptile Fears

For many, the mesmerizing dance of a snake or the calm gaze of a lizard basking in the sun is a thing of beauty. For those with herpetophobia, not so much.

Expressionist painting of cyberphobia or the fear of computers.

A Guide to Combatting Cyberphobia: Taming the Digital Beast

Cyberphobia is a very real, very human response to the technological world we live in, and it’s a lot more common than you might think.

Painting representing amathophobia, or the fear of dust.

Amathophobia: More Than Just a Dusty Problem

For those with amathophobia, an intense fear of dust, seemingly harmless grains can trigger a wave of intense anxiety and fear. Here’s why.

Expressionist painting of macrophobia, the fear of long waits

Overcoming Macrophobia: No More Fear of Waiting

Macrophobia isn’t about being a little impatient or annoyed with your chronically late friend. It’s a legit fear that can seriously mess with your daily life.

Expressionist painting of pediculophobia, the fear of lice.

Pediculophobia: Myths and Truths About the Fear of Lice

Imagine walking down the street afraid to touch anything. This is a glimpse into the life of someone with pediculophobia, the intense fear of lice.

Expressionist painting of chronomentrophobia or the fear of clocks

Chronomentrophobia: When Every Tick Is a Tock Too Much

Living with chronomentrophobia is a constant reminder of the relentless march of time is far from reassuring and it becomes a source of unshakeable dread.

Expreessionist painting of Scoleciphobia, or the fear of worms.

Scoleciphobia: Understanding Your Fear of Worms

Scoleciphobia, or the specific fear of worms, might sound uncommon, but it’s a reality many people deal with every day. Are you afraid of worms?