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Bowling Industry Deploys Virtual Reality for Veterans

Al Anderson, a Vietnam vet, tries out the new VR device at the Long Island State Veterans Home. Photo courtesy Kyle Barr

In a significant move to support veterans, the non-profit arm of the US Bowling Congress, Bowlers to Veterans Link (BVL), has partnered with MyndVR to install virtual reality (VR) headsets in 100 state and federal veterans homes across the United States. This initiative is designed to help veterans cope with anxiety, depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Enhancing Veteran Care with VR

The VR headsets provided by MyndVR offer immersive experiences that can transport users to serene environments, engage them in therapeutic activities, and provide a mental escape from the stresses of daily life. These VR sessions are specifically designed to aid in mental health therapy, providing veterans with tools to manage their symptoms and improve their overall well-being.

Impact on Veteran Communities

The introduction of VR technology in veterans homes is expected to have a positive impact on the mental health of many veterans. By offering a new form of therapy, BVL and MyndVR are helping to address the unique challenges faced by veterans, making mental health care more accessible and engaging.

For more details, you can read the full story on TBR News Media​​​​​​.

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