From Joyous to Clinically Depressed: Mood Detection Using Multimodal Analysis of a Person's Appearance and Speech

@article{Alghowinem2013FromJT,
  title={From Joyous to Clinically Depressed: Mood Detection Using Multimodal Analysis of a Person's Appearance and Speech},
  author={Sharifa Alghowinem},
  journal={2013 Humaine Association Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction},
  year={2013},
  pages={648-654}
}
Clinical depression is a critical public health problem, with high costs associated to a person's functioning, mortality, and social relationships, as well as the economy overall. Currently, there is no dedicated objective method to diagnose depression. Rather, its diagnosis depends on patient self-report and the clinician's observation, risking a range of… CONTINUE READING