Problem

Arachnophobia

Other Names:
Fear of spiders
Nature:

Arachnophobia is the unreasonable fear of spiders and other arachnids such as scorpions.

Treatment is typically by exposure therapy, where the person is presented with pictures of spiders or the spiders themselves.

Related Problems:
Fear of insects
Values:
Fear
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET