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Posttraumatic stress disorder

A randomized, controlled trial of virtual reality-graded exposure therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder in active duty service members with combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder

APA Reference: 

McLay, R., Wood, D., Webb-Murphy, J., Spirra, J., Wiederhold, M., Pyne, J., & Wiederhold, B. (2011). A randomized, controlled trial of virtual reality-graded exposure therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder in active duty service members with combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder. CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking Journal, 14(4), 223-229.

Author(s): 
McLay, R.
Wood, D.
Webb-Murphy, J.
Spirra, J.
Wiederhold, M.
Pyne, J.
Wiederhold, B.
Year: 
2011
Journal: 
CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking Journal
Game genre:
Board Game
Educational
Medical

Health topic:
Health Care and Medicine
Injuries and Rehabilitation

Target Population:
Adults
Health Care Professionals
Patients

Social Tags:
Anxiety disorders
Behavior therapy
CDATA
Clinical psychology
Cognitive behavioral therapy
Cyberpsychology
Exposure therapy
Medicine
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Psychology
Traumatology
Virtual reality

Publication type:
Journal Article

Game platform:
Video Game

Technology:
virtual reality

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Virtual Iraq

"Virtual Iraq is a set of virtual reality environments created to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF/OEF) combat service men and

Game genre:
Simulation

Health topic:
Disorders and Disabilities
Mental Health
Stress and Coping

How to Obtain (Games, Resources):
Purchase

Target Population:
Adults
Young Adults

Social Tags:
Clinical psychology
Iraq
Iraq War
Medicine
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Psychology
Reality
Technology
Virtual reality
Virtual reality therapy

Game platform:
Computer

URL:
http://www.virtuallybetter.com/IraqOverview.html

Technology:
virtual reality


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