phobic disorders


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Related to phobic disorders: Irrational fear

pho·bic dis·or·ders

(fōbik dis-ōrdĕrz)
General term for emotional difficulty related to phobias.
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Regarding treatment, learning theorists proved themselves very effective in the conceptualization and treatment for Phobic disorders so the same principles would be applied to OCD.
Despite some people underestimating the severity of people's sudden reactions when stricken by fear, phobic disorders are considered a form of psychiatric illnesses.
Family studies have shown specific familial aggregations for panic disorder, (15,16) GAD, (17) obsessive-compulsive disorder, (18-20) SP, and other phobic disorders.