Virtual Reality as a tool to face racism

The role of virtual reality in clinical interventions is well recognized and its use is increasingly becoming more extended. However, beyond its application in psychological treatments, virtual reality is also used as a tool in the context of education and ability training, as shown in recent studies that propose innovative designs and interventions that have Read More …

Psious closes its first investment round with 1.05 million dollars

In May of this year, pioneering Barcelona-based Startup Psious, specialized in psychological treatments based on Virtual Reality, closed its first seed financing round at a value of 1.05 million dollars, expandable to 1.5. This operation will allow the Company to accelerate its product’s development and position itself as Word leader in the Virtual Reality-based medical Read More …

Psious Virtual Reality environments for specific phobias.

  Psious offers psychological treatments for various types of phobias. Each treatment consists in different virtual environments to treat each type of phobia. Through each of the virtual environments the therapist is able to expose the patient to the feared situations and objects. These events will activate the emotional and cognitive state of being of Read More …

Fear of Flying

Fear of Flying. 2 nov. 2015 I’ve been working as a clinical psychologist and cognitive-conductual therapist for 20 years, where I make sure I update my knowledge continuously. My interest on scientific advances on applied psychology, took me to the existence of Virtual Reality (VR), but it wasn’t until 2012 that I was able to use Read More …

Testing the Psious device while simultaneously recording electroencephalogram

We are glad to share the first impressions of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Research group of University of Illinois at Chicago. Who have started evaluating our tool for a future research possibilities. This is what Ryan Patwell, the study coordinator, said: Were we testing the Psious device while simultaneously recording electroencephalogram with a Biosemi Read More …

RIVER and the future of Virtual Reality

We are excited to announce that we’ve been selected to participate into the River Accelerator Program, the First Business Accelerator for Virtual Reality startups in the world. The program is promoted by Rothenberg Ventures, who have graciously given us their trust and financial support, along with thirteen other companies from around the world. The program’s Read More …