Overcome your fear of spiders
Tired of being terrified? Treatment for a fear of spiders is available through oVRcome, an exposure therapy smartphone app.
It's private, uses a proven methodology, and you can start right now.
Do I have Arachnophobia?
What happens when you notice a spider?
Does your throat go dry? Is your heart racing?
If you immediately seize up and your mind starts racing -
you could have arachnophobia.
How oVRcome works
Learn powerful skills to fight Arachnophobia
oVRcome teaches you how to manage anxiety from arachnophobia with psychoeducation audio lesson. Then, it puts you in virtual reality environments to practice your new skills with gradual exposure to
Do VR exposure therapy
at your own pace
Lower anxiety, manage physical symptoms, and feel better in just 16 virtual reality sessions. The more you use the app the closer you are to feeling comfortable about spiders.
Monitor your progress and access your skills
Your learned skills are stored in your Toolbox so you can access them quickly.
After you work through your personalized VR plan, you will receive a series of guided meditations to unwind.
What our users say about us
“oVRcome gives me so many skills that I can practice in my own time. Using the headset is the easiest exposure therapy I’ve ever had, and costs less than an hour at my psychologist.”
Fear of Spiders
“The audio is very pleasant to listen to. When she mentioned potentially needing to give blood to a loved one, or needing medical treatments in the future as motivation to want to get the phobia under control - that resonated a lot with me.”
Fear of Needles
“VR was good and easy to navigate. I found the listening modules effective and like how the VR provides a sense of familiarity with situations, making them seem more achievable in real life.”
Why Virtual Reality
Undisputed first line of treatment
Exposure therapy (ET) is currently the undisputed first line of treatment in treating anxiety disorders such as specific phobia, OCD, and Social Anxiety Disorder.
Produces significant behaviour change
Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy (VRET) can produce significant behavior change in real-life situations and support its application in treating specific phobias.
Developed by clinical psychologists
oVRcome is easy to use, safe and developed based on scientific evidence with
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