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Fear and Phobia in Children

It’s Halloween, so what better time to think about children’s fears? Clearly, for most kids, the idea of dressing up as a zombie, blood sucking vampire or evil witch is fun and funny, so what do children find frightening and why? 1,714 more words

Child Development

Xavier Singers hopes to spook and entertain

By: Aiyana Moore ~Staff Writer~

This Halloween Xavier students have not only candy and costumes to look forward to, but
also the Xavier Singers premiere of “Fear of the Dark,” a music and dance show featuring a live rock n’ roll band. 362 more words


In the Dark

One morning after seeing my youngest to school I checked in at my local supermarket in time to hear the presenter of a popular British radio station announce the results of a quiz; “that half of Britain is afraid of the dark; not spiders or anything else like that”. 509 more words


If you find yourself in dark, in cold,

Check your pockets for treats.

Will you be scared to realize,

You came empty handed to forgotten Zoo? 86 more words

#COFFINHOP2014: FEAR: Of the Dark

It’s Coffin Hop time again and the internet is abuzz with horror authors talking about their work! Sirens Call Publications will be featured our library of horror, sure to scare and excite! 279 more words

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Independence & Nyctophobia (Mental Health Project)

Nyctophobia (2014), is a phobia` characterised by a severe fear of the dark. It is triggered by the brain’s disfigured perception of what would, or could, happen when in a dark environment. 171 more words


Child Anxiety

Most parents are familiar with childhood fears. It is common for kids to be scared of the dark and have difficulty going to bed. But these fears could also be manifest with separation anxiety, adjusting to new situations, or fear or the unknown. 50 more words