Walter A. Aviles

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Virtual reality technology is now being used to provide exposure and desensitization for a number of phobic conditions. In this paper, we first review these current applications and discuss the work needed to refine and expand these applications to phobias. We then comment briefly on some preliminary applications of VR technology to mental-health problems(More)
In 1992, at the request of a consortium of federal agencies, the National Research Council established a committee to "recom-mend a national research and development agenda in the area of virtual reality" to set U.S. government R&D funding priorities for virtual reality (VR) for the next decade. The committee spent two years studying the current state of(More)
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