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Comprehensive Virtual Training System Will Provide Doctors with New Tools to Address Childhood Obesity

Childhood obesity in the United States remains at historically high levels and is an important health problem. With the support of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), SIMmersion will develop a comprehensive virtual training system to give doctors new tools … Continue reading

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In Current Marketplace, New Virtual Sales Training Helps Business Address Knowledge and Skills Gap

Old sales methods rarely work in today’s rapidly changing marketplace. To address gaps in knowledge and skills, SIMmersion has developed new sales techniques based on extensive influencing research and a new training system utilizing proven skill-building technology. Businesses large and … Continue reading

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On World Autism Awareness Day

This World Autism Awareness Day, SIMmersion’s virtual conversation training systems are helping people with autism spectrum disorders build social skills and succeed on job interviews.  Research on Autism Social Conversation Training with Sam Martin and Job Interview Training with Molly … Continue reading

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Innovative Collaboration Between SIMmersion and Medscape Will Use Virtual Patient to Introduce Doctors to the Spirit of Motivational Interviewing

Motivational  Interviewing (MI) is a proven approach for encouraging patients towards positive change, and the Blending Initiative—a joint project of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA)— seeks to expand1Y0-223 … Continue reading

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From Our Staff: Web Developer Nicolas LoGiudice on the Website Redesign

As announced in our official press release, SIMmersion launched a redesigned website early this month.  The project was challenging yet rewarding for Web Developer Nicolas LoGiudice, who described his design choices in an interview in advance of the press release. Here’s … Continue reading

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Innovative design decisions on SIMmersion’s new site increase user engagement

Through its site and online training center, SIMmersion makes the case for how its state-of-the-art technology can improve the outcomes of important conversations in business,1Y0-309 healthcare, military settings and more.  Web Developer Nicolas LoGiudice speaks about the design decisions he … Continue reading

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Mathematical Simulations vs. the PeopleSim Conversation Engine

Basic mathematical equations, like F = MA or Force equals mass times acceleration, have long been used to describe physical events.  With the development of computers, complex equations could be integrated into models  to understand and predict the effects of air flow of … Continue reading

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New Study Shows SIMmersion’s Virtual Reality Technology Can Combat Unemployment by Preparing Job Seekers for Interview Questions

SIMmersion’s system Job Interview Training With Molly Porter provides expert interview tips and role-playing practice with a realistic virtual interviewer. 200-120 A study by researchers at Northwestern University shows that the technology is highly effective at building interview skills, improving players’ … Continue reading

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Virtual Training Systems Offer Hope to People with Depression

As depression affects nearly one in ten Americans, the nation’s healthcare providers constantly strive to help their patients and clients cope with the debilitating mental illness.  SIMmersion’s newly expanded suite of virtual conversations for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline trains responders on how … Continue reading

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USA Today Reports on Benefits of Video Games

By Iby Mihaly, Business Development Associate An article in USA Today, (http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/story/2012-01-26/edcuational-video-games-white-house/52908052/1 ) by Greg Toppo, focuses on Constance Steinkuehler, a senior analyst at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.  Steinkuehler has been A-line Wedding Dresses sale studying gaming … Continue reading

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