Ch 19: Phobias Overview

About This Chapter

This overview of phobias can make sure you're able to discuss this subject in class, pass an upcoming exam, or understand a class assignment. Get all the information you need by reviewing fun lessons and taking self-assessment quizzes you can access from any computer or mobile device.

Phobias Overview - Chapter Summary

Engaging lessons in this chapter provide in-depth analyses of a variety of phobia topics. Access these lessons anytime to boost your comprehension of social phobias, factors that influence phobias, treatment options and much more. Upon completion of this chapter, you will have the knowledge to:

  • Explain what it means to have a phobia
  • Differentiate between specific and social phobias, and discuss their causes and treatments
  • List biopsychosocial factors of phobias
  • Define and describe the concept of exposure therapy for phobias

This chapter is filled with user-friendly resources that simplify the process of understanding phobias. In addition to exploring entertaining video and text lessons, take multiple-choice quizzes and a chapter exam to assess your comprehension of phobias. Send any questions you have about lesson topics to our experts. Track your progress through this chapter and easily revisit lessons you've recently reviewed using the Dashboard.

Chapter Practice Exam
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