phobias indexPosted: April 20, 2016
While researching I came across this website of documented phobias, alongside using the DSM ( the diagnostic statistical manual of disorders ) I will reference this in the future when creating my artefact accompanying my dissertation consisting of illustrations depicting skin phobias.
Abuse: sexual- Contreltophobia.
Air swallowing- Aerophobia.
Airborne noxious substances- Aerophobia.
Alcohol- Methyphobia or Potophobia.
Alone, being- Autophobia or Monophobia.
Alone, being or solitude- Isolophobia.
Anger- Angrophobia or Cholerophobia.
Animals, skins of or fur- Doraphobia.
Animals, wild- Agrizoophobia.
Anything new- Neophobia.
Asymmetrical things- Asymmetriphobia
Atomic Explosions- Atomosophobia.
Automobile, being in a moving- Ochophobia.
Bald people- Peladophobia.
Bald, becoming- Phalacrophobia.
Beaten by a rod or instrument of punishment, or of being severely criticized- Rhabdophobia.
Beautiful women- Caligynephobia.
Beds or going to bed- Clinophobia.
Bees- Apiphobia or Melissophobia.
Belly buttons- Omphalophobia.
Blindness in a visual field- Scotomaphobia.
Blood- Hemophobia, Hemaphobia or Hematophobia.
Blushing or the color red- Erythrophobia, Erytophobia or Ereuthophobia.
Body odors- Osmophobia or Osphresiophobia.
Body, things to the left side of the body- Levophobia.
Body, things to the right side of the body- Dextrophobia.
Bogeyman or bogies- Bogyphobia.