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Virtual reality aids soldiers with PTSD

You may think reliving a painful and traumatic experience is the last thing a soldier with post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) would like to undergo, but studies have shown it can actually help them overcome the disorder.

Canadian soliders will soon have access to virtual technologies developed for the U.S. military.

Skip Rizzo is a pioneer in virtual reality therapy, and a clinical psychologist at the University of Southern California.

Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave.

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