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Phobias: How to Live with Your Fears

A fear of flying may be but one of many phobias some Houstonians must overcome in their lives and times here in Greater Houston. Some of us who aren’t so great with enclosed spaces may not have a lot of fun on elevators, or in a traffic jam. Imagine having a fear of heights and […]

A fear of flying may be but one of many phobias some Houstonians must overcome in their lives and times here in Greater Houston. Some of us who aren't so great with enclosed spaces may not have a lot of fun on elevators, or in a traffic jam. Imagine having a fear of heights and working on the top floor of the Williams Tower.

To discuss some of the more common phobias found here in Houston, and which phobias may be the most debilitating, we're joined by Dr. Stacey Bourland, a Behavioral Psychologist and Past President of the Houston Psychological Association.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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