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Old 08-06-2003, 08:01 PM   #1
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Unhappy Hematophobia

This may sound stupid but I have a terrible fear of blood. Whenever I see blood I become very sqeamish, and can not look at it. Sometimes it is so bad that I physically become sick. My whole day envolves me constantly worrying about cutting my self or seeing blood. At night I constantly have nightmares where I am profusely bleeding or others are bleeding. It makes my stomach quesy just thinking about blood. Sometimes even seeing blood on T.V. makes me sick. I have tryed all kinds of things to get rid of this phobia including going to a counselor. Nothing seems to work, if anyone knows how to get rid of a strong phobia I would like to hear how.


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Old 08-17-2003, 03:35 PM   #2
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a psychologist who follows behaviourism should be able to cure you with gradual desensitasion

phone around seeking this type of psychologist
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