is an anxiety disorder which leaves sufferers unable to confront daily situations.
Mrs Evans, who was assisted by her deputy Ms Patrica Bevan, said: "I've been doing this job for 23 years and this is the first time I've married anyone at home for agoraphobia
Mr Healey said: "Many old people experience agoraphobia
Rubee quit school aged 11 after bullies made fun of her agoraphobia
, anxiety attacks and obsessive compulsive disorder.
He had been drinking while taking a drug he was prescribed for agoraphobia
Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) has been shown to be a highly effective treatment for panic disorder with agoraphobia
, but there are several barriers to getting this therapy to the patients who need it.
The great-grandmother suffers from agoraphobia
- fear of open spaces - and is too scared of setting foot outside to spend her pounds 8.
SHEILA Harris's world was ripped apart when she started to suffer from agoraphobia
, a pathological fear of open spaces.
For Charles Goldman, the recollection of the very shape of his parents' house has become the core of a profound meditation on identity: more specifically, on agoraphobia
, defined as a fear of the loss of the self through the transition from private to public space.
Another lawyer told Mr McElholm the mother in two cases suffered from agoraphobia
A BT worker sacked after being off sick for more than a year with agoraphobia
has been awarded almost pounds 20,000.
First Steps to Freedom was set up in 1991 to help people in the Midlands suffering from a variety of illnesses, including agoraphobia
and obsessive compulsive disorder.
Mrs Hatton, aged 50, of Frankley, Birmingham, who is undergoing pyschiatric treatment for agoraphobia
, says she has had to fight to convince the police her stalker even exists.
Like Emily Dickinson, Cornell was an artist both of agoraphobia
and of the agora: he liked staying beside his kitchen stove ("headquarters"), but he also liked treks in the city streets.
even stopped her visiting her sick gran when she was in hospital.