INSPIRE is a behavior change system for adolescent preventive healthcare

Decision-making scenarios about alcohol use and risky health behaviors

Engage adolescent youth in iterative cycles of feedback

Rich cast of believable virtual characters

Grounded in social-cognitive theory of health behavior change

HEALTH BEHAVIOR CHANGE

HEALTH BEHAVIOR CHANGE

INSPIRE is a self-adaptive personalized behavior change system for adolescent preventive healthcare. In INSPIRE, adolescents are active participants in dynamically unfolding narratives about issues of alcohol use.
YOUTH ENGAGED ITERATIVE DESIGN

YOUTH ENGAGED ITERATIVE DESIGN

INSPIRE is grounded in a social-cognitive theory of health behavior change. It is designed to enhance adolescents’ knowledge, personal efficacy, and self-regulatory processes.
INTELLIGENT NARRATIVE TECHNOLOGIES

INTELLIGENT NARRATIVE TECHNOLOGIES

Leveraging recent advances in intelligent narrative technologies, INSPIRE enables adaptive health behavior change narratives that are tailored to individual adolescents.