PhobiasCauses

A phobia can develop during childhood, adolescence or early adulthood.

overview

A phobia is an extreme fear of something or a situation.

symptoms

Common symptoms of a phobia are anxiety and panic when you come into contact with the cause of your phobia.

treatments_overview

Treatments for phobias include talking therapies, such as cognitive behavioural therapy, and sometimes medicines.

Page last reviewed: 26/10/2018
Next review due: 26/10/2021