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Ubiquitous Psychotherapy
Found in: IEEE Pervasive Computing
By Marco de Sá, Luís Carriço, Pedro Antunes
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 20-27
Therapists use cognitive behavioral therapy to treat several psychological disorders. CBT is based on a highly pervasive and ubiquitous process that requires constant participation by patients and therapists throughout their daily lives. However, existing ...
Tackling collaborative-design of mobile prototypes
Found in: International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design
By Luis Carrico, Luis Duarte, Marco de Sa, Rogerio Bandeira, Pedro Antunes
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 710-715
This paper presents an application for collaborative design of mobile prototypes, covering both prototyping and evaluation stages of design. Virtual design workspaces provide designers with the necessary mechanisms to build and test prototypes. Shared vers...
Mobile advertising: evaluating the effects of animation, user and content relevance
Found in: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '13)
By Elizabeth F. Churchill, Marco de Sa, Vidhya Navalpakkam
Issue Date:April 2013
pp. 2487-2496
The potential for user-relevant, context-appropriate, targeted advertising on mobile devices is enormous given device improvements and advances in personal and location-based data collection. However, little is known about how users experience display adve...
Therapy: location-aware assessment and tasks
Found in: Proceedings of the 3rd Augmented Human International Conference (AH '12)
By Luis Carrico, Luis Duarte, Marco de Sa, Tiago Antunes
Issue Date:March 2012
pp. 1-5
In this paper, we present a system that allows therapists to assess and engage patients' in activities triggered by specific stressing contexts. The system is composed by: 1) a web application that the therapist uses to specify the activities and its trigg...
Local experts and online review sites
Found in: Proceedings of the ACM 2012 conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work Companion (CSCW '12)
By Elizabeth F. Churchill, Judd Antin, Marco de Sa
Issue Date:February 2012
pp. 55-58
Sites such as Yelp and Yahoo! Local provide a valuable source of knowledge about both new and familiar places. However, they represent an indirect source of local knowledge. Many are likely to prefer learning from the people who know their neighborhoods be...