European Union/Cordis FP7 ICT application - Morphing Autistic's Social Interaction

  • Brooks, Anthony Lewis (Project Participant)
  • Brooks, Eva (Project Participant)
  • Robbins, Ben (Project Participant)
  • Dautenhahn, Kerstin (Project Participant)
  • Arzouan, Dr. Yossi (Project Participant)
  • Gabis, Lidia (Project Participant)
  • Shefer, Shahar (Project Participant)

Description

“Improving Autistic's Social Interactions By Morphing the Environment From Virtual to Neutral up to Natural Reality”. Basically this will be an intervention program based on/enriched with technology. The idea is to improve autistics' social interactions by gradually exposing them to social interaction paradigm that start from excepted (unthreatening) social interaction stimuli in artificial/virtual reality and gradually change the social interaction to natural reality. ( from interaction with basic computer games to virtual reality scenarios, to interaction with physical robot , to natural human interaction).
AcronymMASI
StatusActive
Effective start/end date25/02/2013 → …