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Latest news, views and reviews about the work of the AffecTech consortium, a unique international research project advancing state-of-the-art research into personal health technologies for affective disorders.

AffecTech at CHI 2019

AffecTech at CHI 2019

Spotlight on affective health research at premier HCI gathering   AffecTech was pleased to have a presence at CHI 2019, the leading conference for human-computer interaction (HCI). The conference, this year held in Glasgow, celebrates innovation and excellence in...

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Challenges for affective computing

Challenges for affective computing

AffecTech presentation in Lisbon AffecTech Early Stage Researcher (ESR) Shadi Ghiasi has given a talk at the Instituto Superior Técnico in Lisbon, exploring challenges in affective computing. The talk formed part of her secondment activity at Plux, the wireless...

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Biosignals in Sync, Breathing in Sync

Biosignals in Sync, Breathing in Sync

Is 'breathing in synchrony' the key for a good psychotherapy outcome? Will sound feedback be the instrument that lets users accomplish it? Inspired by Prof. Koole's research presented in Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore's (UNICATT) AffecTech training event in...

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Exploring memory interventions in depression

Exploring memory interventions in depression

Lifelogging technologies as a powerful tool for enhancing psychotherapeutic interventions to address human memory weaknesses in depression   By Chengcheng Qu AffecTech's poster presentation from HCI 2018, Exploring Memory Interventions in Depression through...

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Improving Lives with Digital Mental Healthcare

Improving Lives with Digital Mental Healthcare

Takeaways and reflections from the NIHR MindTech MIC National Symposium - by Dionne Bowie-DaBreo   The 2018 NIHR MindTech MIC National Symposium was held under the theme Improving Lives with Digital Mental Healthcare. This one-day event saw attendees experience...

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AffecTech is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network funded by European Commission H2020