Virtual swimming dolphins decreases stress

Tuesday 17 May 2016

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Ever heard of therapy with dolphins? It is even possible at the UMCG. Psychiatric patients will get therapy by using virtual glasses, so it seems they are swimming with dolphins. 

The therapy is starting within three weeks. Patients with depressions, anxiety disorders and psychoses will be the first to try this method. It is een new technique, but former experiences with virtual reality tells it will be a powerfull experience for the patients.  

To read the original article, please click here (Dutch).