Virtual World Therapeautic For Addicts: Study Shows Impact Of Environment To Addiction Cravings

ScienceDaily reports:

''Patients in therapy to overcome addictions have a new arena to test their coping skills--the virtual world. A new study by University of Houston Associate Professor Patrick Bordnick found that a virtual reality (VR) environment can provide the climate necessary to spark an alcohol craving so that patients can practice how to say "no" in a realistic and safe setting.''

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meepmoopmeep3912d ago

sure, but i don't think it helps my video game addiciton much