Psychiatric therapeutic applications of virtual reality technology (VRT): research prospectus and phenomenological critique.

  • Richard W Bloom
  • Published 1997 in Studies in health technology and informatics
There is theoretical and empirical research supporting the hypothesis that virtual reality technology (VRT) can be efficaciously applied to attenuate the symptoms of mental disorders (Baer, 1996; Rothbaum et al, 1995a, 1995b; Rothbaum et al, 1996.) Yet there is also research suggesting psychiatric therapeutic applications of VRT may induce noxious or… (More)