Human factors limiting consumer benefit from decisional support

James Phillips, Rowan Ogeil, Alex Blaszczynski

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We cite examples from our own research indicating that those populations requiring decisional support to change specific aspects of their behavior may actually be the least able to benefit from that decisional support. Implications for designers are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdjunct Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Persuasive Technology, Persuasive-2013
EditorsShlomo Berkovsky, Jill Freyne
Place of PublicationAachen Germany
PublisherRheinisch-Westfaelische Technische Hochschule Aachen
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventInternational Workshop on Behavior Change Support Systems 2013 - Sydney, Australia
Duration: 3 Apr 20135 Apr 2013
Conference number: 1st (Conference Proceedings)


WorkshopInternational Workshop on Behavior Change Support Systems 2013
Abbreviated titleBCSS 2013
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  • Aggregation
  • Behavior change
  • Decisional support
  • Gambling

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