VR Therapy Fights Arachnophobia

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By: Owen Cass

Arachnophobia is the fear of spiders. Schools like the University of Texas is using Virtual Reality (VR) to over come anxiety’s related to spiders. Researchers are going beyond traditional Shock-Therapy and having participants in a 360 degree alternate
reality.

https://interestingengineering.com/new-vr-therapy-helps-fight-arachnophobia

This process is related to engineering because researchers are using new technology to overcome people fear of spiders. VR used for many things like entertainment, health reasons and gaming.

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This is a Picture of a new VR headset.