Published in Proc. Interspeech, 2017
Nora is a new dialog system that mimics a conversation with a psychologist by screening for stress, anxiety, and depression. She understands, empathizes, and adapts to users using emotional intelligence modules trained via statistical modelling such as Convolutional Neural Networks. These modules also enable her to personalize the content of each conversation.
Recommended citation: Genta Indra Winata, Onno Kampman, Yang Yang, Anik Dey, Pascale Fung (2017). "Nora the Empathetic Psychologist." Proc. Interspeech. (3437--3438). https://www.isca-speech.org/archive/Interspeech_2017/pdfs/2050.PDF