From Good Intentions to Healthy Habits: Towards Integrated Computational Models of Goal Striving and Habit Formation

Peter Pirolli1

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Category

Invited Lectures

Theme

Biomedical & Health Informatics

Sessions

08:00 - 09:30 | Wed 17 Aug | Fantasia M | WeAT9

Wearable Sensors for Human Activity Monitoring: Advances in Understanding of Human Behavior

Abstract

Computational models were developed in the ACT-R neurocognitive architecture to address some aspects of the dynamics of behavior change. The simulations aim to address the day-to-day goal achievement data available from mobile health systems. The models refine current psychological theories of self-efficacy, intended effort, and habit formation, and provide an account for the mechanisms by which goal personalization, implementation intentions, and remindings work.

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