Issue #45: Therapeutic VR

Rodney B. Murray
Feb 26 · 5 min read

The promise of virtual reality has always been enormous. Put on these goggles, go nowhere, and be transported anywhere. It’s the same escapism peddled by drugs, alcohol, sex, and art — throw off the shackles of the mundane through a metaphysical transportation to an altered state. ~Matthew Schnipper

We all need to escape sometimes. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is real for many and has been exacerbated by our…