Webinar: Learn to Introduce the Use of Virtual Reality in Clinical Psychology

Are you at the forefront of advances in psychology? Technology is very much present in our daily personal and professional life. Training and updating the new tools used are essential to help you achieve more effective therapies.

It is then that a new way appears to fight against certain obstacles which were previously difficult to manage, let’s talk about virtual reality. With this we have professionals in psychology who are able to help patients in different cases and situations.

In Psious, a virtual reality therapy platform, training is essential. This is why this year, as part of the 2019 Summer University, they have prepared an introductory session for non-clients.

What is virtual reality therapy?

This is a free and open session for psychologists, psychiatrists and other mental health professionals. During this online session, you will learn:

  • What is virtual reality
  • Advantages over traditional therapy
  • Scientific validation in psychotherapy
  • Uses and applications
  • Real clinical cases
  • How to apply virtual reality to your query
  • Live demonstration of the RV Psious tool
  • Question time

When and where?

It will take place online and live on Friday, July 5, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. (CEST (UTC +2), Time zone of Spain). When you do this, you will receive the link to access the webinar from your computer.

Who?

The speakers are two experts in the field. Joan Miquel Gelabert) will give a more theoretical introduction and later Marc Martín) will be in charge of teaching the more practical part.

Joan Miquel is a general health psychologist with a master’s degree in behavior. Clinical research assistant. He is also associate professor at the University of the Balearic Islands and therapist at the Quirón Palmaplanas Hospital. Author of several publications. Since 2016, he has headed the scientific department of Psious, where he is responsible for coordinating scientific studies with various hospitals, universities and national and international foundations.

On the other hand, Marc graduated in psychology from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. In recent years, he has specialized as an expert consultant in cognitive behavioral therapy and virtual reality, advising clinical psychologists on the use of new technologies in their consultation.

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