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Robot child interactions as an intervention tool for children with autism  

This project proposes using robot child interactions as an intervention tool for children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) to enhance their social, communication, and motor skills. The project results will determine the various parameters of treatment and the feasibility of long-term robot training for children with ASD. Project Status
ONGOING

2010

Funder National Institutes of Health
Fiscal Year Funding $200,236.00
Current Award Period 2009-2011
Project Number 5R21MH089441-02
Principal Investigator Bhat, Anjana
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Treatments)
Subcategory Technology-Based Interventions and Supports
Strategic Plan Objective 4O. Not specific to Question 4 objectives
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution University of Connecticut
State/Country Connecticut
Web Link 1 Robot child interactions as an intervention tool for children with autism (External web link)
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