Summary of Phobias
Flashcards on Phobias
Treatment of specific phobias is with systematic to the stimulus.
Questions on Phobias
A 24-year-old man comes to the clinic because of his fear of spiders. He states that he gets severe anxiety when he sees or thinks about spiders. As a result, he has not ventured into his garage for years. He feels foolish and that his fear is irrational, but he cannot overcome it. It has meant that he also has said no to camping trips and other social opportunities. He is otherwise in good health. He uses no medications or recreational drugs, Physical examination is unremarkable. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?