From Isolation to Communication: A Case Study Evaluation of Robot Assisted Play for Children with Autism with a Minimally Expressive Humanoid Robot

@article{Robins2009FromIT,
  title={From Isolation to Communication: A Case Study Evaluation of Robot Assisted Play for Children with Autism with a Minimally Expressive Humanoid Robot},
  author={Ben Robins and Kerstin Dautenhahn and Paul Dickerson},
  journal={2009 Second International Conferences on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions},
  year={2009},
  pages={205-211}
}
The general context of the work presented in this paper is assistive robotics with our long-term aim to support children with autism. This paper is part of the Aurora project that studies ways in which robotic systems can encourage basic communication and social interaction skills in children with autism. This paper investigates how a small minimally expressive humanoid robot KASPAR can assume the role of a social mediator - encouraging children with low functioning autism to interact with the… CONTINUE READING
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