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Experience:  M.B.B.S ; M.D (Psychiatry and Deaddiction), MS. Health Informatics
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I have a friend who was diagnosed with agoraphobis.She doesnt

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I have a friend who was diagnosed with agoraphobis.She doesnt leave the house for fear of panic attacks.Her health suffers because she cant get out to see the doctor and she cant find any doctors that offer house visits.Was wondering if there was any steps that could be taken to get her to a comfortable mind set so she can get the proper health care she needs.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Vikas replied 6 years ago.

Hi Tom,

For treatment of Agoraphobia with Panic attacks/disorder Psychotherapy such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy has been found to very useful and I guess, you can find some psychologist by searching on Google who can come to her home for this purpose.

For example I am giving some link below

Lower Bucks County, PA Psychologist

Home Visits

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Edited by Dr Vikas on 10/30/2009 at 2:23 PM EST
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