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During Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, one key goal is to address cognitive distortions, negative thinking patterns. Within this study, researchers aim to identify cognitive distortions using natural language processing. Researchers compare the performance of various classification algorithms and linguistic features to identify characteristics of cognitive distortions.
Shreevastava, S., & Foltz, P. (2021, June). Detecting Cognitive Distortions from Patient-Therapist Interactions. In Proceedings of the Seventh Workshop on Computational Linguistics and Clinical Psychology: Improving Access (pp. 151-158).