Thursday 15 November 2018
Home      All news      Contact us      Philipino
inquirer - 4 month ago

Virtual whale ride helps ease fear of heights – study

Paris, France -- People who had lived with a fear of heights for decades became less afraid after virtual reality (VR) therapy that saw them riding a flying whale, researchers said Thursday. A specialized team that included psychologists and IT experts put confirmed acrophobes through their paces in a series of life-like VR simulations, after which all reported a reduction in fear , they announced. VR-based treatments, the team concluded, have the potential to greatly increase treatment provision

Related news

Latest News
Hashtags:   

Virtual

 | 

whale

 | 

helps

 | 

heights

 | 

study

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Sources