The Armed Services Adjustment Program at Hofstra University’s Phobia and Trauma Clinic is seeking veterans, ages 18-35, who are experiencing deployment-related difficulties for their participation. Interested individuals may be eligible for a research study providing free therapy utilizing evidence-based treatments for combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder. The treatments include both virtual reality and imaginal therapy. Hofstra community members as well as family and friends are welcome. All participation is confidential and individuals can choose to stop treatment at any time. This study has been approved by the Institutional Review Board at Hofstra University as of May 2016.
For more information, email Tiffany Bruder, M.A., PhD Candidate. The Phobia and Trauma Clinic, directed by Dr. Mitchell Schare, is based at the Joan and Arnold Saltzman Community Services Center.
Dr. Mitchell Schare and Tiffany Bruder talk about the Armed Services Adjustment Program and the use of virtual reality therapy in this installment of HU Office Hours.