Augmented ABI Rehab: Design of smart-phone ‘toys’ for acquired brain injury rehabilitation.

People involved:

  • Project Manager – Ben Kenobi (Pigsty Director, Colab and Art & Design Lecturer)
  • Researcher – Sally Wills (Mental Health and Wellbeing Consultant, AUT Senior Research Officer)
  • App Development – Alexey Botkov (Co-founder at Frogshark, Master of Creative Technologies Student Researcher)

Description:

The PIGsty Augmented ABI Rehabilitation project proposes and tests approaches to using accessible, pervasive, mobile technologies to assist in acquired brain injury rehabilitation.

This was initially a component of a larger research project run by the Person Centered Research Centre & Health and Rehabilitation Research Institute in the AUT Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences.

 

 

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Photos: Lydia Clarke