7 Most Common Teen Phobias

A phobia is a fear that is out of proportion to the object or situation involved. While everyone has fears, some people, particularly those with anxiety disorders, have phobias. The […]

The 5 Most Common Teen Phobias

As the parent of a teenager, you’ve undoubtedly soothed your child through various fears throughout the years. It’s normal for toddlers to be afraid of large, barking dogs and for […]

How to Help Your Teen Through Phobia Treatment

While it’s normal for young children to have irrational fears, they tend to abate as kids grow up and learn more about the world. By the time the teenage years […]

What Is Nomophobia And Does Your Teen Have It?

Although different means of communication have been around for quite a long, this particular phobia did not emerge until the advent of smartphones. Nomophobia is a fear of being without […]

Types of Teen Phobias: Part Three

This three part series on teen phobias is an exploration of their types, symptoms, and treatment. In the last article, the second part of this series, the emotional, psychological, and […]

Types of Teen Phobias: Part Two

Symptoms of having a phobia are similar to those of an anxiety disorder. In fact, as indicated in the first article of this two part series, phobias are a form […]

Types of Teen Phobias: Part One

To be afraid of a thing, place, or person is one thing, but to experience excessive anxiety that is persistent and irrational about that object, person, or place is another. […]