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Fear of dancing. Chorophobia

Chorophobia is the fear of dancing. Common Causes and Triggers of ChorophobiaThere are a large variety of reasons that cause or trigger the fear of dancing. But the most prominent ones are are:Upbringing – People who are raised by people that either are afraid, or have transmitted a sense of uncertainty or danger related to dancing, might experience Chorophobia most commonly.

Fear of money. Chrometophobia or Chrematophobia

Chrometophobia or Chrematophobia is the fear of money. Symptoms of Chrometophobia or ChrematophobiaPhobias are to be taken seriously. If they aren't given proper attention and treatment, might start to limit the sufferers life.

Fear of colors. Chromophobia or Chromatophobia

Chromophobia (also known as chromatophobia or chrematophobia) is a persistent, irrational fear of, or aversion to, colors and is usually a conditioned response. While actual clinical phobias to color are rare, colors can elicit hormonal responses and psychological reactions. Chromophobia may also refer to an aversion of use of color in products or design.

Fear of time. Chronophobia

The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe (from Greek φόβος phobos, "fear") occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, abnormal, unwarranted, persistent, or disabling fear as a mental disorder (e. g. agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.

Fear of clocks. Chronomentrophobia

The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe (from Greek φόβος phobos, "fear") occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, abnormal, unwarranted, persistent, or disabling fear as a mental disorder (e. g. agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.

Fear of food(Sitophobia, Sitiophobia). Cibophobia

Anorexia nervosa, often referred to simply as anorexia, is an eating disorder, characterized by low weight, food restriction, fear of gaining weight and a strong desire to be thin. Many people with anorexia see themselves as overweight even though they are, in fact, underweight. They often deny that they have a problem with low weight.

Fear of jumping from high and low places. Catapedaphobia

Catapedaphobia is the fear of jumping from high and low places. Catapedaphobia SymptomsPhobias should never be taken very lightly. Because, all phobias can to some degree limit a persons daily activities and are in some cases the root cause that make someone experience anxiety and leading up all the way to depression.

Fear of sitting. Cathisophobia

Cathisophobia is the fear of sitting. Symptoms of CathisophobiaPhobias are to be taken seriously. If they aren't given proper attention and treatment, might start to limit the sufferers life.

Fear of mirrors. Catoptrophobia

Spectrophobia (derived from Latin: spectrum, n. specio, an appearance, form, image of a thing; an apparition, spectre) or catoptrophobia (from Greek κάτοπτρον kátoptron, "mirror") is a kind of specific phobia involving an abnormal and persistent fear of mirrors, and an anxiety about seeing one's own face reflected in them. It is sometimes related to the fear of ghosts or the undead.

Fear of new things or ideas. Cenophobia or Centophobia

Cenophobia or Centophobia is the fear of new things or ideas. Treatment of Cenophobia or CentophobiaFor many individual who are suffering from new things or ideas - Cenophobia or Centophobia. Don't always feel the need of treatment because they can just avoid the object of their fear.

Fear of hair. Chaetophobia

The English suffixes -phobia, -phobic, -phobe (from Greek φόβος phobos, "fear") occur in technical usage in psychiatry to construct words that describe irrational, abnormal, unwarranted, persistent, or disabling fear as a mental disorder (e. g. agoraphobia), in chemistry to describe chemical aversions (e.

Fear of cold(Frigophobia, Psychophobia). Cheimaphobia or Cheimatophobia

Cheimaphobia or Cheimatophobia is the fear of cold(Frigophobia, Psychophobia). Cheimaphobia or Cheimatophobia SymptomsPhobias should never be taken very lightly. Because, all phobias can to some degree limit a persons daily activities and are in some cases the root cause that make someone experience anxiety and leading up all the way to depression.

Fear of chemicals or working with chemicals. Chemophobia

Chemophobia (or chemphobia or chemonoia) is an aversion to or prejudice against chemicals or chemistry. The phenomenon has been ascribed both to a reasonable concern over the potential adverse effects of synthetic chemicals, and to an irrational fear of these substances because of misconceptions about their potential for harm, particularly the possibility of certain exposures to some synthetic chemicals elevating an individual's risk of cancer. Consumer products with labels such as "natural" and "chemical-free" (the latter being impossible if taken literally, since all matter is made up of chemicals) appeal to chemophobic sentiments by offering consumers what appears to be a safer alternative (see appeal to nature).

Fear of snow. Chionophobia

Chionophobia is the fear of snow. Chionophobia SymptomsPhobias should never be taken very lightly. Because, all phobias can to some degree limit a persons daily activities and are in some cases the root cause that make someone experience anxiety and leading up all the way to depression.

Fear of being touched. Chiraptophobia

Chiraptophobia is the fear of being touched. Chiraptophobia SymptomsPhobias should never be taken very lightly. Because, all phobias can to some degree limit a persons daily activities and are in some cases the root cause that make someone experience anxiety and leading up all the way to depression.

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Psychology term of the day

May 15th 2021

Automysophobia

Mysophobia, also known as verminophobia, germophobia, germaphobia, bacillophobia and bacteriophobia, is a pathological fear of contamination and germs. The term was coined by William A. Hammond in 1879 when describing a case of obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) exhibited in repeatedly washing one's hands.