Dr. Paula Levine, Psychologist and Founding Director of the Miami Counseling Resource Center, advises trying to reduce the irrationality of the fear gradually. She recommends facing the fears of agoraphobia that can cause panic attacks slowly. This results in slow but safe results.
Dr. Paula Levine, Psychologist and Founding Director of the Miami Counseling Resource Center, affirms most people around the world have Ophidiophobia, fear of snakes, but most of them never have not seen them. The expert says fears and phobias affect people’s quality of life.
Some of the anxiety disorders have physiological and cognitive components. The phobia occurs when those components are worsened by the behavior component, explains Dr. Paula Levine, psychologist and founding director of the Miami Advisory Resource Center. Dr. Levine describes the process of phobias. She says most patients cannot control phobias. Phobias are gradual and turn into a panic attack, says the specialist.
Pets can be a very good support for people who suffer panic attacks. Dr. Paula Levine, Psychologist and Founding Director of the Miami Counseling Resource Center, says animals have an excellent effect on people. Dr. Levine also talks about travel letters for patients so they can take their pets aboard on airplanes.