AUGMENTED REALITY GAME THERAPY FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

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VOLUME 7 , ISSUE 2 (June 2014) > List of articles

AUGMENTED REALITY GAME THERAPY FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

S.K. Bhatt * / N.I. De Leon * / Adel Al-Jumaily *

Keywords : Augmented Reality (AR), colour tracking, motion tracking, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), autism

Citation Information : International Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems. Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 519-536, DOI: https://doi.org/10.21307/ijssis-2017-668

License : (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)

Received Date : 24-March-2014 / Accepted: 03-May-2014 / Published Online: 27-December-2017

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This paper presents progress on treating children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) using Augmented Reality based games. The aim of these games is to enhance social interaction and hand-eye coordination in children with ASD thus easing them into becoming more comfortable around unfamiliar people. Colour detection and tracking and motion tracking concepts in augmented reality have been used to develop games for young children with ASD. The idea is that these games will encourage concentration and imagination from children through repetitive movement and visual feedback.

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