Advances in Virtual Reality and Anxiety Disorders

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ISBN: 978-1-4899-8022-9 (Print) 978-1-4899-8023-6 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vii

  2. General Concepts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-7

      Introduction

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      Chapter

      Pages 9-33

      Presence

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      Chapter

      Pages 35-62

      Sickness in Virtual Reality

  3. Anxiety Disorders

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63

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      Chapter

      Pages 65-89

      Fear of Flying (Aviophobia): Efficacy and Methodological Lessons Learned from Outcome Trials

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      Pages 91-117

      Arachnophobia and Fear of Other Insects: Efficacy and Lessons Learned from Treatment Process

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      Chapter

      Pages 119-144

      Fear of Heights (Acrophobia): Efficacy and Lessons Learned from Psychophysiological Data

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      Chapter

      Pages 145-162

      Claustrophobia: Efficacy and Treatment Protocols

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      Chapter

      Pages 163-185

      Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, and Driving Phobia: Lessons Learned From Efficacy Studies

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      Chapter

      Pages 187-209

      Social Anxiety Disorder: Efficacy and Virtual Humans

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      Chapter

      Pages 211-233

      Virtual Reality for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder

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      Chapter

      Pages 235-257

      Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Obsessive–Compulsive Disorder: Efficacy and the Development of Virtual Environments

  4. Conclusions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 259-259

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      Chapter

      Pages 261-264

      A Case Example of a Virtual Reality Clinic

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      Pages 265-283

      Conclusions: The Present and the Future of Virtual Reality in the Treatment of Anxiety Disorders

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 285-287