Virtual Reality Treatment for PTSD

Views:
 
Category: Entertainment
     
 

Presentation Description

No description available.

Comments

Presentation Transcript

Virtual Reality Treatment for PTSD:

Virtual Reality Treatment for PTSD By: Allison Malerbi

What is virtual reality treatment?:

What is virtual reality treatment? -a treatment method created in order to treat disorders, such as PTSD, involving programs created to immerse the affected person in a situation (Segal 29) -the scenarios used are based off of the experiences the specific person has been through that caused or could have caused their disorder -this treatment method is found to be very useful for those with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder http://media2.abcactionnews.com/photo/2015/03/04/Sony%20Project%20Morpheus%20virtual%20reality%20headset_1425455813920_14315337_ver1.0_640_480.jpg

What is Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)?:

What is Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzSx4rMyVjI&t=4s

Virtual Reality Treatment In Action for the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Soldiers:

Virtual Reality Treatment In Action for the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Soldiers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z56PE8SpFR8

How is Virtual Reality Useful in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder?:

How is Virtual Reality Useful in the Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder? Helps the person face their fear/trauma head on Virtual reality can help simulate situations that otherwise are not capable of being simulated in a controlled and private place (Segal 32) Virtual reality has high efficacy (Goncalves 5)

What are the bad sides to virtual reality?:

What are the bad sides to virtual reality? High in cost Training for employees would have to be facilitated (Segal 33) More capability of there being technological functions (Segal 33)

Solutions to these Issues:

Solutions to these Issues High Cost  Health insurance and fundraising Training  Once people are trained they don’t have to be trained again and this is the future in treatment so more and more people will be trained Technological malfunctions  As time progresses more technological advances will be made to fix the programs so less technological malfunctions would happen

Works Cited:

Works Cited Goncalves, Raquel, et al. “Efficacy of Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy In The Treatment Of PTSD: A Systemic Review.” Plos ONE 7.12(2012): PsycINFO . Web. 20 Nov. 2016 . Segal, Robert, Maneet Bhatia, and Martin Drapeau . “Therapists’ Perception Of Benefits And Costs Of Using Virtual Reality Treatments.” Cyberpsychology , Behavior, And Social Networking 14.1-2 (2011): 29-34. PsycINFO . Web. 20 Nov. 2016 . Gaudiosi , John. “Sony Could Win the Virtual Reality Game. Here’s Why.” Fortune . 2 April. 2015. http://fortune.com/2015/04/02/sony-virtual-reality/

Works Cited:

Works Cited Holmes, T.J. “Virtual Reality Battles PTSD.” Youtube.com . Real life commentary done by Joshua Musser. 24 September. 2016. https :// www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z56PE8SpFR8 Miller, Brooke. “Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) – causes, symptoms, treatments, and Pathology.” Youtube.com. Audios and visuals done by Tanner Marshall and reviewing Done by Rishi Desai. 5 September. 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzSx4rMy VjI&t=4s

authorStream Live Help