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A majority of workers are more comfortable sharing their mental health struggles with a robot than a boss. Experts are divided on whether AI is up to the task.

Many are anxious or down but finding silver linings amidst challenges; essential workers and boomers are faring better than most.

Many are anxious or down but finding silver linings amidst challenges; essential workers and boomers are faring better than most.

Nearly two-thirds of millennial and Gen-Z respondents said they feel anxiety nearly every day, which is triple the rate of Boomers.

Woebot founder Alison Darcy discusses her journey from being a psychology student in UCD to finding ways to scale psychological treatments with tech in Stanford University and how this all led her to build a chatbot that teaches CBT.

Companies rush to offer digital help for psychiatric disorders, after the FDA relaxes its rules amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Can artificial intelligence, chatbots, and social robots help people be less lonely? Meredith Goldstein investigates.

We interview the founder and president of Woebot Labs, Inc, Dr. Alison Darcy, who shares how Woebot came to be and how he can help people with mental health problems.

Mental health is a brave new frontier for artificial-intelligence and machine-learning algorithms driven by “big data.”

A San Francisco-based company is hoping to help those battling mental health issues by offering on-demand support in the form of a robot.

In an age when we’re all becoming far more aware of our mental health and how to look after it, therapy is no longer taboo.

Developed by leading experts in clinical psychology from Stanford University, Woebot is meant to make mental health radically accessible to everyone.

The startup is building out a small engineering office in Dublin.

The founder of Woebot wants to help individuals with depression and anxiety gain access to mental health care

One of our editors spent a month working through her feelings with Woebot, a therapy chat bot. Here’s how it went.

Intelligent chatbots could automate away nearly all of our commercial interactions — for better or for worse

The chatbot delivers cognitive behavioural techniques to help users improve their mental health

For Alison Darcy, the bridge between the scores of people in need of mental health assistance and limited resources may just be found in your computer. Or more precisely, in a chatbot that Darcy and her co-creators conceived of as Woebot.

Mobile talk-therapy and life-coaching apps have proliferated in the past few years as traditional therapy has remained difficult to obtain.

Woebot combines cognitive behavior therapy with advances in natural language to create a virtual counselor.

Can a chatbot do what a therapist does, or at least come close? A San Francisco start-up thinks so. Its chatbot, named Woebot, doesn’t replace therapists, but its creators believe it could be the next best thing to seeing one

Woebot, one of the first chatbots of its kind, is powered by artificial intelligence not to tackle your deepest problems, but to improve your mood, and even alleviate symptoms of depression.

Created by a team of Stanford psychologists and AI experts, Woebot uses brief daily chat conversations, mood tracking, curated videos, and word games to help people manage mental health.

Depressed? Anxious? A friendly new chatbot out of Stanford University wants to help you crush the self-defeating thoughts bringing you down.

If you’re feeling blue, Woebot inside Facebook Messenger looks to provide some comfort.