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Agoraphobia is not recognized by DSM-IV as a diagnosis on its own. An individual meeting criteria for Agoraphobia is then diagnosed with either Panic Disorder With Agoraphobia (PDA) (if diagnostic criteria for Panic Disorder are also met) or AWHPD. Both diagnoses require that the symptoms cannot be fully explained by a general medical condition and do not reflect the direct physiological effects of a substance. Common agoraphobic situations include shopping malls, public transportation, supermarkets, restaurants, theaters, additional situations involving crowds or waiting in line, travel far from home, and being alone (Barlow & Craske, 2000).