← Back to: List of phobias Pediophobia is the fear of dolls, a branch of automophobia. But I am really scared of dolls. Some individuals suffering from this fear may avoid going to department stores that they know have these displays. Some have a fear of only antique dolls, old collectible dolls, or dolls with glass eyes. This phobia is part of the automatonophobia, which is the irrational fear of any object representing a human being: dolls, mannequins, humanoid robots, puppets and so on. PEDIOPHOBIA-- FEAR OF DOLLS --Welcome to my site for Pediophobia. Pediophobia (Fear of dolls) I already have teraphobia and I think I may have pediophobia too. Strategy #4 for Overcoming Pediophobia or the Fear of Dolls: “Treat fear as a call to action.” – As an extension of strategy #3, Inc. magazine recommends reframing your notion of your fear of dolls. A person with pediophobia would usually hide any dolls they encounter or refuse to go near them. I have been scared of dolls for a long time. The type of dolls that people with this phobia fear can vary greatly. Wolitzky-Taylor says, “This consistent pairing of dolls with other creepy, scary stimuli may lead to experiencing fear or nervousness when confronted with a doll or an image of a doll. Not just the horror ones, but all of them. 1.0 out of 5 stars 3 ratings. Some have a fear of Kewpie dolls. Listen Now with Amazon Music : Lullabies For Aborted Children "Please retry" Amazon Music Unlimited: Price New from Used from MP3 Music, July 3, 2010 "Please retry" $8.91 . Pediophobia refers to the hypothetical fear about dolls. I’m not scared of cuddly animals, I had lots when I was younger. Things like barbies don’t scare me but those bigger ones do. Seeing a doll makes the phobic person believe that he is in some sort of danger, despite being safe. This phobia belongs to the class of automatonophobia, fear of inanimate objects (puppets, wax figures, dolls, animatronics) that wrongly emulate the characteristics of living beings. Almost all girls get dolls as a toy. $8.91 — Audio CD, July 13, 2010 "Please retry" $6.65 . A fear of dolls does have a proper name, pediophobia, classified under the broader fear of humanoid figures (automatonophobia) and related to pupaphobia, a fear of … A lot seem to fear clown dolls. A fear of dolls may manifest during early childhood. Pediophobia is the fear of dolls. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. People are scared of many different things: rain, vomiting, water or even knowledge but today we will focus on Pediophobia, which is the fear of dolls. As a matter of fact, Barbie dolls are the most popular choice of toys among baby girls. Other doll fears can create anxiety when a person glances at a store mannequin. Fear Of Dolls. 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