Fear of spiders: Understanding & Solutions
Different people call Arachnephobia by different names. To learn more, click on whichever name is closest to the one you use.
The long-term solution to extreme fear of spiders isn’t just to get rid of the ‘surface’ – the arachnephobic symptoms. You need to get to the root of the problem, the patterns of thinking that consciously or unconsciously are always behind the fear.
- The 'VIP' Arachnephobia Program. One-on-one help with a arachnephobia specialist. Learn More
- Our home study program Vanquish Fear & Anxiety for Arachnephobia. Learn More
Symptoms & Causes of Arachnephobia
Pick one of the links of different names for spiders to learn more about how it is caused and likely symptoms.
Drugs & Medication
While you should always follow your doctor’s advice with a href=”//arachnephobia/medication-and-drugs/”>drugs and medications for Arachnephobia, we are generally not in favor of using pharmaceuticals and recommend an approach that tackles the root cause of the problem.
The root cause of being Arachnephobic is an unconscious mental association that links spiders to powerful feelings of fear. Meds can mask that link, but can never break it. (That’s what we help you do).
Discover more about arachnephobia, its causes and cures, follow one of these links: