Developing Skills for Social and Emotional Wellbeing
|Title:||Developing Skills for Social and Emotional Wellbeing||Authors:||Slovak, Petr
|Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/6432||Date:||Apr-2015||Online since:||2015-04-23T03:00:13Z||Abstract:||Positive social and emotional well-being are essential for peoples' general health and quality of life. This workshop will bring together an inter-disciplinary community of well-being researchers, designers and practitioners to explore how digital technology can increase well-being by enabling users to develop new skills, build on existing personal strengths or social support, and promote self-efficacy more generally. We will jointly reach a better understanding of the opportunities that technology can bring for skills development across a broad range of contexts. Our aim is to consider how digital technology can support well-being skills for the general public and also for specific, at-need groups including the care givers of people coping with irreversible loss of mental or physical capacity and psycho-education for people experiencing mental health difficulties||Type of material:||Conference Publication||Publisher:||ACM||Copyright (published version):||2015 the Authors||Keywords:||Wellbeing; Education; Communication; Positive psychology; Social care; Skills development||DOI:||10.1145/2702613.2702654||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed||Conference Details:||ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Seoul, Korea, 18-23 April, 2015|
|Appears in Collections:||Computer Science Research Collection|
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