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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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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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New Virtual Training Approach Evokes Emotions to Boost Memory and Provide Practice in Building Relationships

  To be effective, training systems should relate directly to real-world situations and be easy for users to recall and apply later on.  In its latest system, “RAs Combat College Drinking,” SIMmersion further refines an approach to virtual training conversations … Continue reading

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Breakthrough Virtual Training Helps Doctors Save Lives During the Holidays by Curbing Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Officials warn that the period between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day is “especially dangerous” because of drunk drivers.  This year, a powerful virtual training simulation by SIMmersion, developed in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Madison and funded by the National … Continue reading

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New Technology Empowers Doctors to Combat Prescription Drug Addiction

With millions of Americans abusing prescription drugs and rates of fatal overdose soaring, many doctors struggle with how to provide their patients needed medicine without feeding the addiction epidemic.  SIMmersion’s Prescription Drug and Pain Management Training System, created 350-018in partnership … Continue reading

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Aiding in Rebuilding the Doctor-Patient Relationship

A Newsweek article contains an article examining the fractured doctor-patient relationship.  The writer Shannon Brownlee fairly examines how several factors have led to a severe decrease in the amount of time doctors are able to spend with their patients.  This has led … Continue reading

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