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The focus on addressing needle phobia has primarily been limited to psychology clinics, leaving a gap in support for those receiving injections from health care professionals in the hospital or clinic setting. It is important for health care providers and mental health professionals to work together to address this gap and ensure that individuals with needle phobia have access to the care and treatment they need (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], 2022).
The Scholarly and Creative Works Conference, Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA
Needle Phobia, Fear of Needles, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, CBT, Medical Noncompliance