Treatment for Fear of Spiders and Other Insects
Are you afraid of spiders? Do you feel uneasy seeing spider webs or being in areas where spiders may lurk? Can a spider make you scream, cry, or have a panic attack?
Are you frightened by cockroaches or other insects?
Is excessive fear of bugs causing problems for you?
Would you like to be more comfortable?
Overcome insect phobia or arachnophobia
Dr. McMahon can help you overcome your fears, just as she has helped many others. Most people start feeling better after only a few sessions with Dr. McMahon.
Dr. McMahon can help you learn new ways of thinking about fear and specific techniques for coping with anxiety. She uses a variety of proven techniques including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Virtual Reality Therapy, hypnotherapy, and EMDR.
Virtual reality makes treatment for fear of spiders or cockroaches faster and more effective because you can face these fears in gradual steps without leaving the office. Dr. McMahon controls the simulation and can help you overcome your insect phobia.
Dr. McMahon has more than 30 years of experience as a psychologist and specializes in treating anxiety and fears.
Call Dr. McMahon at 415-625-3565 for more information.