I tried, REALLY tried not to show my fear of bees around my son. But apparently not well enough, cuz now he won't go outside... AT ALL! I guess I'm just a big baby but I can't help it, if there's a bee nearby I'm running like someones gonna murder me. And I used to believe in that whole "if you don't bother them they won't bother you" until I saw my mom get stung for no good reason. I understand the only real way to fix this is having me get over my fear first but I don't see that happening any time soon. Any advice here? :/Answer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 7:09 PM on Apr. 30, 2013 in School-Age Kids (5-8)
Answer by PartyGalAnne at 7:11 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
Answer by funlovinlady at 7:25 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
Answer by Dardenella at 7:47 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
Answer by missanc at 8:01 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
See I am allergic. I swell up. I am wary of them but I do not fear them like you do. You have a fobea.
Answer by louise2 at 8:09 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
Answer by pinkparcel at 8:21 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
Answer by kmath at 8:38 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
Answer by Ballad at 8:45 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
My son & I pet Bumble Bees. You are probably scared of yellow jacket wasps. Those & other wasps are really the only ones that are aggressive unless you bother a hive. I have no phobias but I know people who do. My BIL is afraid of everything. I wonder what it stems from. Maybe his Mom was like you. I'd try hypnotherapy like Dardenella suggested. GL!
Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 9:11 PM on Apr. 30, 2013
Answer by louise2 at 9:28 PM on Apr. 30, 2013