Essays about: "behavioral intervention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 essays containing the words behavioral intervention.

  1. 1. To improve the efficiency of nudging techniques applied in the transition to sustainable mobility : An applied urban study within the transport sector

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Mehri Fakhri; Rozita Zeinodin; [2022]
    Keywords : Global warming; Transportation sector; Mobility behaviors; Nudging techniques; Behavioral interventions; Sustainable mobility; Intervention Design Tool;

    Abstract : Global warming is one of the gravest concerns that the world is now dealing with. This phenomenon is caused by a variety of factors. Carbon dioxide emitted from transportation networks is a significant contributor to global warming. READ MORE

  2. 2. Design to empower the experience of living with chronic disease : Migraine as an example

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Xianjing Dai; [2022]
    Keywords : Design; Migraine; Gamification design; Service design;

    Abstract : With dramatic lifestyle changes, chronic disease has become a significant problem for the health of modern people. The norm for many people is to live with chronic diseases, and migraine is one of the most common chronic diseases. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating Acceptance Among the Swedish Population Towards Energy-Saving Behavioral Interventions

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Andreas Perjons; [2021]
    Keywords : behavioral intervention; nudge; boost; acceptance; intrusiveness; energy saving;

    Abstract : Legislation, economic incentives and informational campaigns are traditional tools of government used to exert its influence on citizens. More recently, other behavioral interventions called nudges and boosts have also come into usage to influence behavior. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Avatar Representations Impact Willingness for Health-Habit Changes

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Theodor Ekenstedt; Saga Wallerström; [2021]
    Keywords : avatar; gamification; self-discrepancy theory; priming; e-health; avatar; spelifiering; självdiskrepansteorin; priming; e-hälsa;

    Abstract : This study examines how adding avatars, personal visual representations of the user, on online forms impacts self-reported willingness for behavioral change, when considering health habits. Avatars are a gamification element proposed to have a positive impact on behavioral change. READ MORE

  5. 5. OCD as behavioral addiction and the reward process : A systematic review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Snezjana Budajeva; [2021]
    Keywords : Obsessive-compulsive disorder; reward; addiction;

    Abstract : Studies have shown that aberrant activity in some brain regions involved in the pathology of OCD overlaps similarly with individuals with addiction disorders. The reduced anxiety following a compulsion together with findings of diminished activation in the striatum during reward anticipation proposes a view of OCD being a behavior addiction. READ MORE