In a randomised study, 70 students were asked to either engage with Woebot, or a self-help e Book over a two-week period.
The results showed that Woebot was successfully able to deliver cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) – the most effective treatment for mood-based disorders.
or Artificial Linguistic Internet Computer Entity is an award-winning artificial intelligence (A. In other word, ALICE as it commonly called, is a bot program that engages in a conversation with a human by applying some heuristical pattern matching rules to the human’s input, and in its online form it also relies on a hidden third person.
E because the computer that ran the first version of the software was called Alice. Alicebot, an engine or software agent of ALICE utilizes AIML.
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The chatbot, called Woebot, has been developed by researchers from Woebot Labs in San Francisco. ALICE: Thanks for telling me: unknown person said I wear bikini. ALICE:”We have nothing to fear, but fear itself”–FDR. Researchers have created a chatbot that has been shown to decrease symptoms of depression and anxiety two times faster than traditional therapy.Scroll down for video To assess how effective the chatbot is, the researchers tested Woebot on students suffering from anxiety and depression. The program uses an XML Schema called AIML (Artificial Intelligence Markup Language) for specifying the heuristic conversation rules, which was published in 2001, and led more developers to contribute to the project.