Sequential Art Authoring and Layout Toolkit for Therapeutic Storytelling (SALTS)

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Amount:
$99,982.00
Award Year:
2012
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
W31P4Q-12-C-0032
Agency Tracking Number:
11SB2-0074
Solicitation Year:
2011
Solicitation Topic Code:
SB112-003
Solicitation Number:
2011.2
Small Business Information
Scientific Systems Company, Inc
500 West Cummings Park - Ste 3000, Woburn, MA, -
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
859244204
Principal Investigator:
Michael McComas
Manager
(781) 933-5355
mmccomas@ssci.com
Business Contact:
Jay Miselis
Corporate Controller
(781) 933-5355
contracts@ssci.com
Research Institution:
Stub




Abstract
SSCI will develop a toolkit for assisting people with limited previous writing experience to write and illustrate a graphic novel as part of a program of treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. This project will include built-in therapeutic aids for Art Therapy, Therapeutic Storytelling, and Narrative Therapy. In Phase I, we will analyze requirements and develop a detailed project plan for Phase II, including user testing and evaluation.

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