Developed by CRIUSMM researchers Alexandre Dumais and Stéphane Potvin, therapy through avatars and virtual reality helps to mitigate the impact of auditory hallucinations on people with schizophrenia who are resistant to the usual therapies.
This data shows the effectiveness of the treatment after just a few weekly sessions.
of treated patients noted a reduction in their hallucinations.
of patients saw an improvement to their quality of life.
of patients reported a significant reduction in anxiety and fear.
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