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Fear of England or English culture, etc. Anglophobia

Anti-English sentiment or Anglophobia (from Latin Anglus "English" and Greek φόβος, phobos, "fear") means opposition to, dislike of, fear of, or hatred towards England or English people. The term is sometimes used more loosely for general anti-British sentiment. Its opposite is Anglophilia.

Fear of anger or of becoming angry. Angrophobia

Angrophobia is the fear of anger or of becoming angry. Angrophobia 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 immobility of a joint. Ankylophobia

Ankylophobia is the fear of immobility of a joint. Treatment of AnkylophobiaFor many individual who are suffering from immobility of a joint - Ankylophobia. Don't always feel the need of treatment because they can just avoid the object of their fear.

Fear of flowers. Anthrophobia or Anthophobia

Social anxiety disorder (SAD), also known as social phobia, is an anxiety disorder characterized by sentiments of fear and anxiety in social situations, causing considerable distress and impaired ability to function in at least some aspects of daily life. These fears can be triggered by perceived or actual scrutiny from others. Individuals with social anxiety disorder fear negative evaluation from other people.

Fear of floods. Antlophobia

Antlophobia is the fear of floods. Treatment of AntlophobiaFor many individual who are suffering from floods - Antlophobia. Don't always feel the need of treatment because they can just avoid the object of their fear.

Fear of staying single. Anuptaphobia

Anuptaphobia is the fear of staying single. Symptoms of AnuptaphobiaPhobias are to be taken seriously. If they aren't given proper attention and treatment, might start to limit the sufferers life.

Fear of infinity. Apeirophobia

Apeirophobia is the irrational and excessive fear of infinity and the uncountable, causing discomfort and sometimes panic attacks from intrusive thoughts of the infinity. It normally starts in adolescence, but in some rare cases, it can start before then. It may be caused by existential dread about eternal life after death.

Fear of being touched (Haphephobia). Aphenphosmphobia

Haphephobia (also known as aphephobia, haphophobia, hapnophobia, haptephobia, haptophobia, thixophobia, aphenphosmphobia) is a rare specific phobia that involves the fear of touching or of being touched. This is often associated with a fear of sexual assault. Michell Dorais reports that many who have been the victims of sexual abuse have a fear of being touched, quoting one victim who describes being touched as something that "burns like fire", causing him to freeze up or lash out.

Fear of walking. Ambulophobia

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

Fear of amnesia. Amnesiphobia

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

Fear of scratches or being scratched. Amychophobia

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 looking up. Anablephobia

Anablephobia is the fear of looking up. Anablephobia 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 men. Androphobia

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 angina, choking or narrowness. Anginophobia

Anginophobia is the fear of angina, choking or narrowness. Treatment of AnginophobiaFor many individual who are suffering from angina, choking or narrowness - Anginophobia. Don't always feel the need of treatment because they can just avoid the object of their fear.

Fear of needles or pointed objects. Aichmophobia

Aichmophobia is the fear of needles or pointed objects. Aichmophobia Symptoms Phobias 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.