Hypnotherapy as treatment for Agoraphobia – Fear of “going out”
You can receive treatment using hypnosis in the form of hypnotherapy and Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) to help in overcoming agoraphobia. Agoraphobia is a condition that is possible to overcome using hypnosis.
What is Agoraphobia?
Agoraphobia is often regarded as a fear of open spaces but it is more general than this. It is normally associated with panic and it is this panic which gives rise to the fear that the sufferer cannot escape easily or where if help was needed it would not be easily available. It can therefore as likely to occur in an open space or a crowded public place. This fear can isolate people within their homes or even within specific areas of their homes. It can therefore also be described as a fear of leaving a safe place.
How does Agoraphobia Develop?
Agoraphobia tends to be a fear that develops in late teens or in adults. The fear might develop as a result of experiencing something frightening or distressing while outside or it might also develop from seeing specific or general distressing incidents on TV or in newspapers. Agoraphobia can also develop from other phobias such as a social phobiaor emetophobia.
How can Hypnotherapy Help Agoraphobia
Hypnotherapy and NLP can be extremely effective in overcoming agoraphobia. Hypnosis is used to help the sufferer to view their fear from a different, safer, perspective. The hypnosis allows you to develop a new perspective that does not hold the fear that was programmed in by the original experiences. Symptoms of panic can be calmed. Overcoming agoraphobia using hypnosis you can develop a new confidence to escape your fear.
Book a Hypnotherapy Session Now!
Stop putting up with your agoraphobia. Book a hypnotherapy appointment with Stephen Rigby at his Guildford or Woking, Surrey practice for treatment now! If the case is severe and the sufferer is unable to leave their home special arrangements for home visits may be required. Remember you can get a free introductory appointment if you wish to discuss your requirements in more detail. If you are unable to leave your home this can be conducted by telephone.