Agoraphobia is typically known as the fear of open spaces; however this isn’t strictly correct, Agoraphobia is a much more complex condition with the fear of not being able to escape often playing a key part in this complex phobia.
Some typical fears that people with Agoraphobia experience include:
- Travelling on public transport
- Visiting busy shops
- Being in particular environments and spaces
- Leaving home
Agoraphobia and Anxiety
Agoraphobia has been linked to a number of different possible causes including anxiety.
Additionally symptoms of anxiety will be be present when an Agoraphobic person is placed in a situation they do not feel comfortable in. These symptoms can then progress and result in panic attacks.
Agoraphobia is often brought to counselling and therapy.
Initially we will explore your experience of agoraphobia and then work towards finding strategies and solutions that can manage and alleviate symptoms.
Please click here to read a blog post article written about agoraphobia.
Further Agoraphobia Assistance
If you require further assistance regarding our Agoraphobia either Contact Nicholas Rose & Associates using the Enquiry form here below or please telephone 020 8996 9551.
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