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Virtual reality helps people overcome their phobias

Psychologists in London are helping people overcome their fears using virtual reality.

The realistic simulations can bring people face-to-face with their phobias in a manageable and controllable way.

BBC technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones visited one woman who faced her horror of using the lift by wearing a VR headset.

  • 01 Jan 2016
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