I am HCI researcher working on AffecTech.org, developing low-cost self-help personal technologies to support people with mental heath disorders.
“Affective disorders, such as stress, depression and bi-polar conditions, are estimated to be among the highest ranking causes of disease by 2020” — http://www.affectech.org/
Emotions are invisible but they are essential for our life to function normally. They are the genuine drivers behind what we think, understand and do. Therefore, it is important for us to understand our emotions.
More than 300 million people suffer from depression which is also a leading cause of disability and a major contributor to diseases. Anxiety disorders such as…