More than just a fear of open spaces: What is agoraphobia and how is it treated?

Agoraphobia is a complex panic disorder often results in avoiding certain situations – or not leaving the house at all. Liz Connor finds out more

At its worst, agoraphobia can prevent individuals from leaving a room
WE MIGHT not talk about it very much, but agoraphobia is one of the most common panic-related disorders in the UK. While it's commonly associated with a phobia of open spaces or leaving the house, the[...]

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