Forbes, STAT, TheFix.com, MedShadow, The Standard, Yahoo News, and Tech Xplore feature quotes from Michelle Craske, PhD (psychology and psychiatry professor at UCLA and co-director of the Depression Grand Challenge) on virtual reality as a treatment for anhedonia–an often overlooked symptom of depression that reflects a lack of ability to feel pleasure and joy.
Read more at STATNews.
Michelle Craske research study: J Consult Clin Psychol. 2019 May;87(5):457-471. doi: 10.1037/ccp0000396.
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