Posts Tagged Under: phobia

Nebulaphobia

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Nebulaphobia is the pathological fears of fog ?

Etymologically the term Nebulaphobia come from two Greek words, “Nebula” meaning fog and “phobia” meaning fear or apprehension.

Nebulaphobia is a phobic disease.

We treat this mental disorder with Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.

(Edited by Dr. María Moya Guirao, MD)

fog

fog and a tree

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Astraphobia

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Astraphobia is the pathological  fear of thunderstorms ?

Astraphobia is a phobic disease. Etymologically the term Astraphobia come from two Greek words, “Astra” meaning thunderstorm and “phobia” meaning fear or apprehension. We treat this mental disorder with Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.

(Edited by Dr. María Moya Guirao, MD)

dibujo de una tormenta

cloud, lightnings and rain

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Phobic Disorders

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Phobic Disorders are characterized by an irrational or exaggerated fears to situations, animals, or objects, not really dangerous in themselves ?

The person frequently utilizes a lot of defensive maneuvers to avoid them.

Often, the only thought of the phobic object or situation provokes anxiety in the patient

The phobia leads the subject to restrictions on his activities and the normal functions for daily life.

(Edited by Dr. María Moya Guirao, MD)

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