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Automatic Diagnosis and Screening of Personality Dimensions and Mental Health Problems

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The idea of personality has been known since antiquity. However, only recently, has personality research—combined with advanced tools in natural language processing, machine learning, and artificial intelligence—made a breakthrough in the automatic analysis of personality dimensions and disorders. This chapter introduces the field of computational personality analysis, presents a critical reflection on it, and discusses open challenges and ethical considerations.


  • Personality
  • Computational personality analysis
  • Mental health
  • Machine learning
  • AI

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Neuman, Y. (2021). Automatic Diagnosis and Screening of Personality Dimensions and Mental Health Problems. In: Jotterand, F., Ienca, M. (eds) Artificial Intelligence in Brain and Mental Health: Philosophical, Ethical & Policy Issues. Advances in Neuroethics. Springer, Cham.

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