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Telemental Health VR Project

Telemental Health VR Project Overview

This website is dedicated to expert Air Force personnel who are leading the charge to treat Wounded Warriors (WW) with Psychological Health (PH), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) using Virtual Reality (VR) Technology. This project also includes an evaluation of efficacy for PTSD treatment using VR. This project has been funded by the Wounded Warriors Act and executed by the Telehealth Branch/SGR of the Air Force.

The education, training, and resources described within this site and delivered throughout the course of this project are the result of ongoing collaborative efforts between:

The Office of the Air Force Surgeon General, Telehealth and Enterprise Imaging Branch
(Lt. Col. Timothy Lacy, Chief, Telehealth and Enterprise Imaging Branch and
Major Tera Carter, Deputy Chief, Telehealth and Enterprise Imaging Branch)

Air Force Medical Operations Agency, Mental Health Division
(Maj. Mark Martello, Chief, Air Force In-Garrison Mental Health Treatment)

Virtually Better, Inc. (VBI) and our network of expert research and clinical partners

Sites included in the first year of this project:

779th MDG, Malcolm Grow Medical Center, Andrews AFB, Maryland
60th MDG, David Grant Medical Center, Travis AFB, California
59th MDG, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, Texas
88th MDG, Wright Patterson Medical Center, Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio
3rd MDG, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska
305th MDG, McGuire AFB, New Jersey
96th MDG, Eglin AFB, Florida
1st MDG, Langley AFB, Virginia

Photo Eglin Air Force Base

Photo Travis Air Force Base

Photo Travis Air Force Base


Along with Virtually Better, the following organizations have been actively involved in the funding, development, and testing of Virtual Iraq and should be recognized for their individual contributions.

ONR logo      The Geneva Foundation logo        ICT logo       USC_logo


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