Published on in Vol 9 , No 4 (2022) :Oct-Dec

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/38876, first published .
Assessing the Topics and Motivating Factors Behind Human-Social Chatbot Interactions: Thematic Analysis of User Experiences

Assessing the Topics and Motivating Factors Behind Human-Social Chatbot Interactions: Thematic Analysis of User Experiences

Assessing the Topics and Motivating Factors Behind Human-Social Chatbot Interactions: Thematic Analysis of User Experiences

Vivian P Ta-Johnson 1 , MSc, PhD ;   Carolynn Boatfield 1, 2 , BA ;   Xinyu Wang 1, 3 , BA ;   Esther DeCero 1, 4 , BA ;   Isabel C Krupica 1, 2 , BA ;   Sophie D Rasof 1 , BA ;   Amelie Motzer 1 ;   Wiktoria M Pedryc 1

1 Department of Psychology , Lake Forest College , Lake Forest , IL , US

2 College of Health Professions , Rosalind Franklin University , North Chicago , IL , US

3 Department of Psychology , Columbia University , New York City , NY , US

4 School of Health Sciences and Public Health , Loyola University Chicago , Maywood , IL , US

Corresponding Author:

  • Vivian P Ta-Johnson, MSc, PhD
  • Department of Psychology
  • Lake Forest College
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  • Lake Forest, IL
  • US
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  • Email: ta@lakeforest.edu