Virtual Reality Therapy
Virtual reality is a new and exciting area of treatment in mental health. Clients are able to confront phobias in the comfort and convenience of the office setting.
State of the art equipment combined with therapist guidance teaches clients to reduce anxiety and panic around feared stimuli. Treatment protocols are individually tailored to each client’s level of comfort surrounding their fear. The virtual reality experience acts as a bridge to the actual experience allowing the client a greater feeling of control in the therapeutic process. Behavior Therapy of New York has helped clients using virtual reality with phobias, some of which include flying, needles, public speaking, insects, heights, dogs.
Contact Behavior Therapy of New York to learn more about how virtual reality therapy can help.