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If someone has doraphobia, how did you cure this phobia?

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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: CBT

Seek a cognitive-behavioral therapist who specializes in phobias.
One method they use is systematic desensitization which slowly and incrementally brings the person closer and closer to the thing they are afraid of in slow, graduated steps that help make the anxiety more tolerable.

In brief: CBT

Seek a cognitive-behavioral therapist who specializes in phobias.
One method they use is systematic desensitization which slowly and incrementally brings the person closer and closer to the thing they are afraid of in slow, graduated steps that help make the anxiety more tolerable.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Doraphobia

Is irrational fear of contact with animal fur or skin.
Treatment is : exposure, cognitive behavior therapy, medications for anxiety if needed, psychotherapy, relaxation training.

In brief: Doraphobia

Is irrational fear of contact with animal fur or skin.
Treatment is : exposure, cognitive behavior therapy, medications for anxiety if needed, psychotherapy, relaxation training.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
Thank
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