Living with emetophobia: coping with extreme fear of vomiting
Jessica Kingsley Publishers,
Emetophobia, the extreme fear of vomiting, can affect just about every aspect of sufferer's life, from everyday considerations (`what food will be 'safe' for me to eat?') to matters that involve making huge, potentially devastating decisions (`I can't have this baby, I can't face morning sickness').Nicolette Heaton-Harris has first-hand experience of the phobia and its effects. She suggests strategies for coping with the high levels of anxiety that are intrinsic to the phobia, as well as pre-empting and avoiding anxiety attacks. The experiences of fellow sufferers of all ages, male and female, are shared throughout the book and a list of useful organisations providing further information and support services is also included.Living with Emetophobia is a must-have for anyone suffering from emetophobia, anyone living with an emetophobic as well as professionals treating or supporting people with emetophobia.
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|Full title||living with emetophobia coping with extreme fear of vomiting|
|Author||heaton harris nicolette|
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|record_details||external_econtent:ils:.b13035964|eBook|eBook||English|Jessica Kingsley Publishers,|2007.|159 p. ; 22 cm.|
|title_display||Living with emetophobia coping with extreme fear of vomiting|
|title_full||Living with emetophobia [electronic resource] : coping with extreme fear of vomiting / Nicolette Heaton-Harris ; foreword by Linda Dean|
|title_short||Living with emetophobia|
|title_sub||coping with extreme fear of vomiting|