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Glossophobia: The Fear of Public Speaking

By |2019-12-10T03:09:09+03:00December 10th, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , |

Glossophobia or speech anxiety is the fear of public speaking. The word glossophobia derives from the Greek glōssa, meaning tongue, and phobos, fear or dread. Some people have this specific phobia, while others may also have broader social phobia or social anxiety disorder. The aspect [...]

Scopophobia – Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

By |2019-12-01T03:25:33+03:00December 1st, 2019|Categories: Knowledge|Tags: , , , |

Scopophobia or ophthalmophobia is an anxiety disorder characterized by a morbid fear of being seen or stared at by others. The term scopophobia comes from the Greek skopeo, "look to, examine", and phobos, "fear". Phobias have a long history. The concept of social phobias was [...]