Published on in Vol 7, No 1 (2020): Jan-Mar

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
A Chatbot-Based Coaching Intervention for Adolescents to Promote Life Skills: Pilot Study

A Chatbot-Based Coaching Intervention for Adolescents to Promote Life Skills: Pilot Study

A Chatbot-Based Coaching Intervention for Adolescents to Promote Life Skills: Pilot Study


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