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Social anxiety disorder: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
May 26, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team
Different from shyness or social awkwardness, social anxiety disorder, also known as social phobia, causes intense fear when socializing with others.
Anxiety in children: Signs, symptoms, and treatment
May 4, 2023 | Written by therapist.com team
While most children experience some worry and fear, children who experience anxiety disorders can be helped by treatment and coping techniques.
How VR therapy can help you face your fears
December 22, 2022 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA
Virtual reality therapy can help treat conditions like anxiety, but only with the right supervision. Elizabeth McMahon, PhD, explains the benefits and risks.
A little horror goes a long way
November 17, 2022 | Written by Amye Archer, MFA
Horror films are fun for some and nightmare fuel for others. Phobia expert Kevin Chapman, PhD, weighs in on whether manufactured fear can cause actual harm.
Exposure therapy: How it works and who can benefit
September 30, 2022 | Written by therapist.com team
Exposure therapy can help someone overcome their fears or phobias in a safe space. Learn more about how it works and if you may benefit from exposure therapy.
September 19, 2022 | Written by therapist.com team
Phobias can be debilitating and can make it difficult to lead a full life. If you’re struggling with a phobia, a therapist can help.
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