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SCRIPTO-PHOBIA / GRAPHO-PHOBIA (ENGLISH)

GRAPHO-PHOBIA FEAR OF WRITING IN FRONT OF PUBLIC; OR SOMEONE ELSE
WHAT IS GRAPHO-PHOBIA ? WHEN A PERSON GETS SCARED TO WRITE IN PRESENCE OF SOMEONE ELSE, OR IN PRESENCE OF PUBLIC/ SOCIAL GROUP. STARTS AVOIDING SUCH SITUATIONS, GETS WORRIED ABOUT FACING SIMILAR SITUATION IN FUTURE, THIS PROCESS IS CALLED GRAPHO-PHOBIA.

Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia



Diagnostic Criteria     300.22 (F40.00)
Marked fear or anxiety about two (or more) of the following five situations:
Using public transportation (e.g., automobiles, buses, trains, ships, planes).