Virtual reality in psychological interventions


Dr Raj Persaud talks to Wesley Turner and Leanne Casey, who have conducted a meta-analysis of outcomes associated with clinical virtual reality randomised controlled trials.


Date published: 23 December 2014

Presenter: Dr Raj Persaud

Interviewees: Wesley Turner and Dr Leanne Casey

Audio running time: 21 minutes

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Learning outcomes


By the end of this podcast we hope you will have gained an understanding of:


  • the ways in which virtual reality (VR) systems can be used as a psychological intervention


  • the evidence base available in this area


  • the further research needed in this area


  • the possibilities that VR can offer in the future.


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