Would you share your deepest anxiety with Alexa? Or maybe ask Siri for some emotional support after a particularly stressful and eventful day? We are increasingly turning to chatbots on smart speakers or websites and apps to answer questions. And as these systems, powered by artificial intelligence (AI) software, become ever more sophisticated, they are starting to provide pretty decent, detailed answers. But will such chatbots ever be human-like enough to become useful and effective therapists? What are your thoughts LiveTribers? Would you open up to a chatbot therapist?
Posted by on 11 May 2023