Nyctophobia is a phobia characterized by a severe fear of the dark. It is triggered
by the brain's disfigured perception of what would, or could, happen when in a ...
Fear of Darkness Phobia - Nyctophobia Many kids and adults are known to suffer
from the fear of darkness or night phobia. Several non-clinical terminologies ...
Achluophobia- Fear of darkness. Acousticophobia- Fear of noise. Acrophobia-
Fear of heights. Aerophobia- Fear of drafts, air swallowing, or airbourne noxious
May 8, 2016 ... Nyctophobia, or debilitating fear of the dark, is one of the most common specific
phobias in children ages 6 through 12 and highly treatable.
Studies show that 90 percent of children go through intense of darkness and
night. If the situation is severe and untreated, the phobia can prolong till
Aug 29, 2012 ... In many cases, a phobia of the dark that persists into adulthood is tied to a
particularly traumatic childhood experience, psychotherapist Phillip ...
Sep 2, 2015 ... Many children and adults lose sleep because they're afraid of the dark.
Fortunately the phobia and symptoms are treatable, with professional or ...
... of your life a literal nightmare. A fear of the dark doesn't just plague little kids;
many adults suffer from a... ... Overcome Phobia. Be Less Scared at Night. How to
Jun 11, 2012 ... If some people with sleep disorders like insomnia have an active and untreated
phobia of the dark, then treatment methods for some patients ...
"It's 'nyctophobia'. I feel embarrassed to admit it! I'm twenty-eight. It's normally kids
that have it. I manage eight people at work. I shouldn't have this phobia, but I ...