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State-Of-The-Art NHS Young Persons Mental Health Unit Chooses Ocean 3D To Create An Interactive Tour.
06/09/2019 06:52 PM 0
Sowenna, the NHS’ new state-of-the-art young persons mental health unit in Bodmin opens this week and Cornish based virtual reality (VR) specialists, Ocean 3D Ltd, have been commissioned to create an interactive 3D tour of the unit similar to the tours recently created for NHS RCHT Treliske and West Cornwall hospitals.
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Sowenna, the NHS’ new state-of-the-art young persons mental health unit in Bodmin opens this week and Cornish based virtual reality (VR) specialists, Ocean 3D Ltd, have been commissioned to create an interactive 3D tour of the unit similar to the tours recently created for NHS RCHT Treliske and West Cornwall hospitals. 


Trelawney Theatre suite Treliske https://www.ocean3d.co.uk/Gallery/Show/?tourId=106  

Ocean 3D is the only 3D VR company to hold the National Autistic Society’s ‘Autism Friendly’ award and have recently received international recognition within the Aerospace industry with their use of existing tech to make travel more accessible for people with physical and hidden conditions/ injuries. 

Any questions regarding the tours and how they are being used by organisations such as The National Autistic Society and Mencap etc, please call 01736 339405


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Virtual Reality (VR) Proven To Reduce Real World Anxiety And Pain
05/01/2020 09:17 AM 0
"Studies show potential of virtual reality to reduce children's anxiety, pain" - Science Daily "Using virtual reality to reduce state anxiety and stress in University Students: An experiment" - Frontiers in Psychology "Virtual reality PTSD treatment has 'big impact' for veterans" - BBC
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There is now overwhelming scientific evidence* that using virtual reality (VR) can reduce stress, anxiety, fear and even pain. VR as a range of immersive, interactive 360 degree tours and games, is now being used as a successful intervention in a range of fields from treating veterans with PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) to pre and post operative interventions for children facing surgery or a medical procedure.


With one in four people being affected by some form of mental or neurological disorder at some point in their lives* it's good News that there is now strong scientific evidence that using virtual reality (VR) can help reduce stress, anxiety, fear and even pain.

VR as a range of immersive, interactive 360 degree tours and games, is now being used as a successful intervention in a range of fields from claustrophobia, treating veterans with PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) to pre and postoperative interventions for children facing surgery or a medical procedure. Ocean 3D will be creating a new set of interactive 3D tours for the NHS RCHT childrens team in Truro in 2020, for the MRI unit and childrens' operating theatres/ wards.