Freudbot is a chatbot avatar designed to talk with people about his life, his theories and the people he has known. Currently, Freudbot only recognizes English.
To speak with Freudbot, click on the ball labeled “Sit here to
talk to Freudbot” on the couch and type your questions and comments using the chat box, not the IM box
Freudbot accepts most natural language input but the following tips will help to increase the chances of receiving a satisfying response:
- Avoid spelling mistakes and typo’s.
- Avoid multiple sentences. Freudbot responds best to single sentence
- Avoid content outside of Freud’s area of expertise. Freudbot is a prototype that will learn and improve over time.
For more information about research being done with conversational agents at Athabasca University see
You can talk to Sigmund Freud as a Bot at Athabasca University in Second Life (175, 158, 249) (CANADA)