Fear of Scuba Diving


Hydrophobia: It seems highly unlikely that a diver would be afraid of the water. But breathing underwater is anything but natural. All it takes is one episode of gulping water instead of air or running a tank dry to bring this very primal fear bubbling to the surface.


Scuba Phobia: 10 Ways To Get Over Your Fear Of Scuba Diving
  1. Think Slow And Breathe Steadily. You already know how hard it is to move through water. .
  2. Get To Know The Calmer Waters First. …
  3. Know Your Signals. …
  4. Work On Your Equalizing. …
  5. Find The Right Scuba Instructor. …
  6. Relax And Get To Sleep. …
  7. Don’t Panic – You’re In Well Frequented Waters. …
  8. Scuba Diving Makes You Stand Out.