“Reminiscence Therapy”

While the author of the article mentions that they’ve used VR simulations to reduce a fear of heights in an exposure therapy-like setting, seniors may also benefit from the technology by using it to transfer them to environments that would otherwise be impossible to visit.

Reminiscence therapy serves the therapeutic use of battling social isolation.

Alcove, an immersive platform, provides cognitive stimulation through virtual socialization. It bridges the physical gap between family members by bringing them all into the same virtual “room” where they may communicate “in-person.”