AI supporting mental health therapy

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LESSON OVERVIEW

In this lesson students discuss using AI in areas such as mental health therapy and the justice system, complete the summary of the article they read at home, and share their thoughts on the future of AI.

C1 / Advanced30 minCritical Reading ClubUnlimited Plan

This is a Critical Reading Club worksheet. With this format, students need to read an online article at home and do the exercises in the classroom. Learn more about how to use such worksheets and their benefits in our post.

ACTIVITIES

The lesson starts with a warm-up activity in which students discuss the difference between the terms: artificial intelligence, natural language processing and machine learning. Then, they look at a summary of the article they read at home and complete eight gaps with one word each. After that, students discuss the article and share their opinions about using AI in mental health treatment. They also talk about the future of AI in health therapy. Finally, students share possible ethical concerns that AI might bring in areas like the justice system, recruitment processes or political campaigns.

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