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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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SIMmersion’s Effective Virtual Training Conversations Featured on Top Serious Games Portal

After recognition in the international Serious Games Showcase and Challenge in 2013, SIMmersion will see its systems featured on the training and serious games 100-101portal ClarkChart.com, driving higher visibility in the virtual training realm. “You forget that this is a … 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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SIMmersion Joins Effort to Save Veterans with Groundbreaking Suicide Prevention Simulation

  Twenty veterans in the US take their lives every day, a trend that the Veterans Crisis Line and National Suicide Prevention Lifeline are fighting to reverse. SIMmersion’s state-of-the-art Suicide Prevention Training system allows responders on these crisis hotlines to get … Continue reading

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E-Learning Development Tip

I once asked a large company training manager about the value of the programs he purchased. He said that nothing changed as the result of the training. The only value was in bringing people together from across the company. Why … Continue reading

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