What are some long term problems that agoraphobia can cause?

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    @angelhorse AngelHorse Isolation is what is therapists try to avoid with agoraphobics. Fear and anxiety naturally lead to avoidence if allowed to run their course. Agoraphobia left untreated will have a detrimental financial and social impact on its sufferers. Fear of being out of the home can cause job loss and depression. Japan's culture of agoraphobia called hikikimori offers a chance to really study the social consequences of agoraphobia since it's so prevalent 
    8 months ago
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