Virtual reality exposure therapy for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder following September 11, 2001 Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Psychotherapy
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks
  • Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic
  • User-Computer Interface

abstract

  • Our preliminary data suggest that VR is an effective treatment tool for enhancing exposure therapy for both civilians and disaster workers with PTSD and may be especially useful for those patients who cannot engage in imaginal exposure therapy.

publication date

  • November 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 18052556

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1639

end page

  • 47

volume

  • 68

number

  • 11