Fear of Driving Hypnotherapy for Driving Anxiety
The fear of driving and of panic attacks while driving is becoming surprisingly common and it is a phobia. Although there can be many causes for your fear of driving acute driving anxiety is often closely related to agoraphobia, and it may often produce the same feelings of loss of control and panic.
You may have suffered from the fear of driving for many years, or perhaps have gone most of your life driving normally and with no stress or fear but then suddenly anxiety and panic have overtake you and they find yourself in a state of panic at the mere thought of driving.
This fear of driving whether it be chronic or acute can be truly incapacitating, seriously affecting your work and social life.
Origins of Fear of DrivingWhat Causes Driving Anxiety
You weren’t born with a fear of driving; it has to be learned. Like all phobias, it is an illogical and irrational fear that often seems to sprung upon you from nowhere. Psychologically speaking, your fear of driving is a ‘conditioned response’. It could have come about because of a previous negative experience in which fear was subconsciously paired with driving.
You may have felt in danger while driving,maybe it was a dark and lonely road, or a violent storm and your subconscious mind then automatically associated the fear response with driving. In Psychology we call this Operant Conditioning.The fear having been learned can then be triggered any time whenever you are in a similar driving situation. Your fear of driving may have come about at a stressful time in your life, a relationship breakdown, a bereavement, moving house or any other stressful event. Somewhere in your subconscious mind this stressful event has become related to driving.
How to Overcome Fear of Driving End Driving Phobia
Using Hypnotherapy I will correct the miss-information and confusion in your subconscious mind so that within a very short time you will find driving an enjoyable and relaxing experience.
If you are living with the fear of driving, then I can help you with just one session of Hypnotherapy. Putting off indefinitely means resigning yourself to living in fear, not being able to take part in priceless life experiences and living a life that is just a shadow of what it will be when the problem is permanently removed.
If you suffer from fear of driving or driving anxiety – if you are afraid of driving –I can help. Hypnotherapy can help you end your fears and anxieties about driving once and for all and enable you to drive without fear, without anxiety and with confidence.
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