Corpus ID: 8259770

Avatar therapy: an audio-visual dialogue system for treating auditory hallucinations

  title={Avatar therapy: an audio-visual dialogue system for treating auditory hallucinations},
  author={M. Huckvale and J. Leff and Geoff Williams},
  • M. Huckvale, J. Leff, Geoff Williams
  • Published in INTERSPEECH 2013
  • Computer Science
  • This paper presents a radical new therapy for persecutory auditory hallucinations (“voices”) which are most commonly found in serious mental illnesses such as schizophrenia. [...] Key Method Customised graphics software is used to create an avatar that gives a face to the voice, while voice morphing software realises it in audio, in real time.Expand Abstract
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