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Arachnophobia or arachnephobia is a specific phobia, the fear of spiders and other arachnids .... for specific phobias". Behaviour research and therapy. 27 (1):  ...

Arachnophobia quick facts | Mental Healthy


Arachnophobia is the term for the 'phobia of spiders'. A phobia differs from a fear in the fact that it will often overwhelm the sufferer, with the fear being greater ...

Arachnophobia: Why People Are Scared of Spiders - PsyBlog


Nov 12, 2013 ... Up to 50% of women and 18% of men suffer from arachnophobia.* ... sends me creeping off to the psychological research to find out more…

Research proves people's fear of spiders leads to exaggeration ...


Feb 25, 2014 ... Marc Abrahams: Arachnophobia sufferers really do think the spiders they see are bigger ... All the spiders used in the research were tarantulas.

7 Uncommon Arachnophobia Statistics | HRFnd


Sep 22, 2014 ... Phobias are incredibly common throughout the world ranging from the fear of clowns to the fear of spiders, or, arachnophobia. Although the ...

Arachnophobia - spider fear, spider phobia, fear of spiders, phobia ...


Arachnophobia is considered to be a specific phobia, which is discussed on the ... 1) I am only providing this material for information and research purposes.

Explainer: why are we afraid of spiders? - The Conversation


May 8, 2014 ... I have personal interest in arachnophobia – the fear of spiders – because I ... bias in arachnophobia has been supported subsequent research.

Fear of spiders in our DNA, according to new study - Telegraph


Apr 5, 2015 ... Research suggests that arachnophobia could be sown into our DNA as a result of survival instincts developed by our ancestors millions of ...

Giving phobias a rest | Harvard Gazette


Jul 23, 2012 ... Sixty-six young women took part in the study of arachnophobia and sleep. The research, led by Edward Pace-Schott, clinical instructor in ...

Fear of Spiders Phobia – Arachnophobia


Dec 30, 2013 ... Initial symptoms of arachnophobia or the fear of spiders may appear in ..... I was using your article on Arachnophobia in a research paper (APA ...

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Arachnophobia: Definition, Treatment & Symptoms - Video & Lesson ...


Jul 10, 2015 ... Arachnophobia, the irrational fear of spiders, is one of the most common types of phobias. Learn more about the symptoms, causes and ...

Overcoming the fear of spiders, in 2 minutes - The Washington Post


Dec 15, 2015 ... The woman, a participant in a study on arachnophobia, has one task: ... of spiders, Kindt has broader ambitions for her propranolol research.

Arachnophobia in four acts › Expiscor - SciLogs


May 6, 2014 ... I must admit, however, that I have not done a lot of research into the basis of arachnophobia, and don't know the literature as well as I should.