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2021

Hair, A.; Zhao, G.; Ahmed, B.; Ballard, K. J.; Gutierrez-Osuna, R.

Assessing Posterior-Based Mispronunciation Detection on Field-Collected Recordings from Child Speech Therapy Sessions Inproceedings

In: Proc. Interspeech, 2021.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Automatic Speech Recognition, Childhood apraxia of speech, Speech

2020

Hair, A; Markoulli, C; Monroe, P; McKechnie, J; Ballard, K J; Ahmed, B; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Preliminary Results From a Longitudinal Study of a Tablet-Based Speech Therapy Game Inproceedings

In: Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing, ACM, 2020, ISBN: 978-1-4503-6819-3/20/04.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Automatic Speech Recognition, Childhood apraxia of speech, Speech

2019

Hair, A; Ballard, K J; Ahmed, B; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Evaluating Automatic Speech Recognition for Child Speech Therapy Applications Inproceedings

In: ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, ACM 2019, ISBN: 978-1-4503-6676-2/19/10.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Automatic Speech Recognition, Childhood apraxia of speech, Speech

2018

Ahmed, B; Monroe, P; Hair, A; Tan, C-T; Gutierrez-Osuna, R; Ballard, K J

Speech-driven mobile games for speech therapy: User experiences and feasibility Journal Article

In: International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology , 20 (6), pp. 644-658, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Games, Speech

McKechnie, J.; Ahmed, B.; Gutierrez-Osuna, R.; Monroe, P.; McCabe, P.; Ballard, K. J.

Automated speech analysis tools for children’s speech production: A systematic literature review Journal Article

In: International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 20 (6), pp. 583–598, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Speech

Hair, A; Monroe, P; Ahmed, B; Ballard, K J; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Apraxia World: A Speech Therapy Game for Children with Speech Sound Disorders Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the 2018 Conference on Interaction Design and Children, ACM, 2018, ISBN: 978-1-4503-5152-2/18/06.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Mobile computing, Speech

2016

McKechnie, J; Ballard, K J; McCabe, P; Murray, E; Lan, T; Gutierrez-Osuna, R; Ahmed, B

Influence of type of feedback on effect of tablet-based delivery of intensive speech therapy in children with Childhood Apraxia of Speech Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the Motor Speech Conference, 2016.

BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Games, Mobile computing, Speech

2015

Parnandi, A; Karappa, V; Lan, T; Shahin, M; McKechnie, J; Ballard, K; Ahmed, B; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Development of a remote therapy tool for childhood apraxia of speech Journal Article

In: ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, 7 (3), pp. 10:1-10:23, 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Games, Mobile computing, Speech

Shahin, M; Ahmed, B; Parnandi, A; Karappa, V; McKechnie, J; Ballard, K; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Tabby Talks: an automated tool for the assessment of childhood apraxia of speech Journal Article

In: Speech Communication, in press , 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Games, Mobile computing, Speech

2014

Lan, T; Aryal, S; Ahmed, B; Ballard, K; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Flappy Voice: An Interactive Game for Childhood Apraxia of Speech Therapy Inproceedings

In: Proc. CHI-PLAY, 2014.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Games, Speech

Shahin, M; Ahmed, B; McKechnie, J; Ballard, K; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

A comparison of GMM-HMM and DNN-HMM based pronunciation verification techniques for use in the assessment of childhood apraxia of speech Inproceedings

In: Proc. Interspeech, 2014.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Speech

2013

Parnandi, A; Karappa, V; Son, Y; Shahin, M; McKechnie, J; Ballard, K; Ahmed, B; Gutierrez-Osuna, R

Architecture of an automated therapy tool for childhood apraxia of speech Conference

The 15th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS), 2013.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Childhood apraxia of speech, Games, Mobile computing, Speech