Using Video Games To Treat Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety disorders are marked by avoidance of activities that produce fear but its hard to measure a behavior that is not performed. So, researchers developed a game where participants have to move between images that cause fear or safety in the participant, in order to earn points. This can then be analyzed to determine the effectiveness of treatment instead of using the traditional method of questionnaires which are usually inaccurate.

Full Article: https://www.kentucky.com/living/health-and-medicine/article220856525.html

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