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Facing your fears: why is it so important?
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) estimates that 12.5% of Americans suffer from a specific phobia but much more suffer from repetitive fear which is not diagnosed as a phobia. In adolescents the number is even higher and is estimated...
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Treatment for Acrophobia
Acrophobia (Fear of Heights) When someone has acrophobia, they have an intense fear of heights, such as being in a tall building or using a ladder. Psychological therapy can treat acrophobia, just like other specific phobias. What is acrophobia (fear...
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Phobia of heights
Acrophobia (Fear of Heights) Acrophobia is the medical term for a fear of heights.  People with acrophobia have an intense fear of situations that involve heights such as being in a tall building or using a ladder. Like other specific...
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