Saturday, 9 January 2021

Treatments for Specific phobias

Treatments for Specific Phobias

Choices

  • Non-pharmacological approaches.
  • Benzodiazepines PRN.
  • D-cycloserine is an experimental drug

Blood Phobia

Exposure in vivo together with the use of muscle tension.

Phobia of Choking

Desensitization

Phobia of Flying

  • Desensitization provided by some airplanes.
  • Benzodiazepines PRN.
  • Virtual reality programs.
  • Self-help books.


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