Workshop on Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology


Friday, June 27, 2014

 9:00 Introduction
 9:10 Presentations and discussion 1
 Predicting military and veteran suicide risk: Cultural aspects
Paul Thompson, Craig Bryan and Chris Poulin
 Linguistic Indicators of Severity and Progress in Online Text-based Therapy for Depression
Christine Howes, Matthew Purver and Rose McCabe
 10:30 Morning break
 11:00 Presentations and discussion 2
 Comparison of different feature sets for identification of variants in progressive aphasia
Kathleen C. Fraser, Graeme Hirst, Naida L. Graham, Jed A. Meltzer, Sandra E. Black and Elizabeth Rochon
 Aided diagnosis of dementia type through computer-based analysis of spontaneous speech
William Jarrold, Bart Peintner, David Wilkins, Dimitra Vergryi, Colleen Richey, Maria Luisa Gorno-Tempini and Jennifer Ogar
 12:20 Poster teasers
 12:30 Lunch (provided) and poster session
 2:00 Presentations and discussion 3
 Assessing Violence Risk in Threatening Communications
Kimberly Glasgow and Ronald Schouten
 Detecting linguistic idiosyncratic interests in autism using distributional semantic models
Masoud Rouhizadeh, Emily Prud’hommeaux, Jan van Santen and Richard Sproat
 3:30 Afternoon break
 4:00 Presentations and discussion 4
 Quantifying Mental Health Signals in Twitter
Glen Coppersmith, Mark Dredze and Craig Harman
 4:45 General discussion
 5:30 Workshop ends
 Applying prosodic speech features in mental health care: An exploratory study in a life-review intervention for depression
Sanne M.A. Lamers, Khiet P. Truong, Bas Steunenberg, Franciska de Jong and Gerben J. Westerhof
 Challenges in Automating Maze Detection
Eric Morley, Anna Eva Hallin and Brian Roark
 Learning Predictive Linguistic Features for Alzheimer’s Disease and related Dementias using Verbal Utterances
Sylvester Olubolu Orimaye, Jojo Sze-Meng Wong and Karen Jennifer Golden
 Linguistic and Acoustic Features for Automatic Identification of Autism Spectrum Disorders in Children’s Narrative
Hiroki Tanaka, Sakriani Sakti, Graham Neubig, Tomoki Toda and Satoshi Nakamura
 Mining Themes and Interests in the Asperger’s and Autism Community
Yangfeng Ji, Hwajung Hong, Rosa Arriaga, Agata Rozga, Gregory Abowd and Jacob Eisenstein
 Toward Macro-Insights for Suicide Prevention: Analyzing Fine-Grained Distress at Scale
Christopher Homan, Ravdeep Johar, Tong Liu, Megan Lytle, Vincent Silenzio and Cecilia Ovesdotter Alm
 Towards Assessing Changes in Degree of Depression through Facebook
H. Andrew Schwartz, Johannes Eichstaedt, Margaret L. Kern, Gregory Park, Maarten Sap, David Stillwell, Michal Kosinski and Lyle Ungar