By Brenda K. Wiederhold,Stéphane Bouchard
The interactive computer-generated international of digital fact has been profitable in treating phobias and different anxiety-related stipulations, partly as a result of its targeted advantages over conventional in vivo publicity. but many clinicians nonetheless think about VR expertise because it was once within the 1990s–bulky, expensive, technically difficult–with little wisdom of its evolution towards extra smooth, evidence-based, practice-friendly treatment.
These updates, and their medical usefulness, are the topic of Advances in digital Reality and nervousness problems, a well timed guidebook aimed toward integrating up to date VR equipment into daily perform. Introductory fabric covers key digital truth innovations, offers a short historical past of VR as utilized in treatment for nervousness issues, addresses the concept that of presence, and explains the negative effects, often called cybersickness, that impact a small percent of consumers. Chapters within the book's major part element present concepts and evaluation research findings for utilizing VR within the remedy of:
· Panic affliction, agoraphobia, and using phobia.
· Acrophobia and aviophobia.
· Social phobia.
· Generalized nervousness disease and OCD.
· Plus medical directions for developing a VR clinic.
An in-depth framework for powerful (and in your price range) healing recommendations for entrenched difficulties, Advances in digital truth and anxiousness problems will locate an engaged viewers between psychologists, psychiatrists, social staff, and psychological future health counselors.eractive
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Advances in Virtual Reality and Anxiety Disorders (Series in Anxiety and Related Disorders) by Brenda K. Wiederhold,Stéphane Bouchard