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Virtual Reality Helps Ease Trauma for Patients at Tampa Veterans Hospital

November 29, 2019

For years, Albert Rizzo at USC has studied the technology’s use in treating people with military backgrounds.

Rizzo is associate director of the medical virtual reality group at the school’s Institute for Creative Technologies. He said the stigma against seeking mental health treatments is strong in the military community, where seeking therapy can be seen as a sign of weakness.

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