phobia

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Those with a recent history of an anxiety disorder, panic attacks, phobic disorder, or use of any psychotropic medication were excluded from participation (1 participant being excluded on this basis).
Emphasizing use in clinical situations, Parnell, a clinical psychologist, consultant, and EMDR trainer, discusses successful use of eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing techniques for treating trauma and phobic disorders.
When the only alternative was using an elevator, he overcame his avoidance and fear, which are consistent with phobic disorders.