Benson George Munyan

Benson George Munyan
Orlando VA Medical Center · Department of Psychology

PhD

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Introduction
I am a Licensed Clinical Psychologist affiliated with the Orlando VA Medical Center. I am also the owner and director of Neurocove Behavioral Health, LLC, at https://orlandotherapy.online.
Additional affiliations
July 2018 - present
Orlando VA Medical Center
Position
  • Medical Professional
Education
August 2015 - August 2018
University of Central Florida
Field of study
  • Clinical Psychology
August 2013 - August 2015
University of Central Florida
Field of study
  • Clinical Psychology
January 2010 - July 2012
Utah State University
Field of study
  • Psychology

Publications

Publications (12)
Conference Paper
Exposure therapy (EXP) is an extensively studied and supported treatment for anxiety and trauma-related disorders. EXP works by exposing the patient to the feared object or situation in the absence of danger in order to overcome the related anxiety. Various technologies including head-mounted displays (HMDs), scent machines, and headphones have bee...
Article
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Background: Exposure therapy (EXP) is the most empirically supported treatment for anxiety and trauma-related disorders. EXP consists of repeated exposure to a feared object or situation in the absence of the feared outcome in order to extinguish associated anxiety. Key to the success of EXP is the need to present the feared object/event/situation...
Article
This clinical case describes the assessment and treatment of Roger, a 31-year-old veteran who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom. In addition to combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), Roger presented with a conversion disorder (globus pharyngeus) and avoidance of consuming solid food without also consuming alcohol. A multicomponent tr...
Poster
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Background: Exposure therapy (ET) is an extensively studied and supported treatment for anxiety and trauma-related disorders. ET works by exposing the patient to the feared object or situation without any danger in order to overcome the related anxiety. Over the past few years, various technologies including head-mounted displays (HMDs), scent mach...
Poster
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Since October of 2001, more than 2.5 million service members have deployed to Iraq and/or Afghanistan (OIF/OEF; Department of Veterans Affairs [VA], 2013). Veterans returning from these conflicts are at increased risk for various physical and mental conditions, including posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD; Hermann et al., 2012; Hoge et al., 2004;...
Poster
This poster examined the efficacy of Exposure Therapy in Veterans with Combat-Related PTSD and comorbid TBI.

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Exploratory research has only broadly examined the effect of odorants on the patient’s sense of presence during simulated exposure tasks. In this study, the effect of odorants and autobiographical memory will be assessed via electrodermal activity, respiration, heart rate variability, and self-report measures.