Idea - FICS

Anxiety Assistant

Team and Contact Details

Student Name School Degree Year Email
Mohammad Adnan

Inter School Idea ? Yes
Do you need expertises from another area: No
If Yes please provide details of expertises you need:

Idea Details

Idea Name: Anxiety Assistant
Slogan: befriend your anxiety
Supervisor Name: Dr Omar Arif
Supervisor Designation: Assistant professor / HoD Software Engineering
Supervisor School: SEECS
Supervisor Department:
Contact number: 051-90852167
Email ID:
    A bracelet with sensors for detecting physical changes in your body during an anxiety attack or a situation of stress, the bracelet links with an app that notifies and helps out using interoception.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    Many people in our society lack support in situations like this and need someone to help them get out, this is the gap that this project aims to bridge. this project serves as a support assistant.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   All the people in Pakistan with anxiety, which on average are 33%, based on a study carried out by AKU Hospital.
How will the solution works
    Our solution would include a bracelet with sensors for detecting various physical changes such as temperature, heartbeat, etc. and it would be linked to a mobile application via Bluetooth. Whenever a person will experience anxiety, the sensors are going to detect the changes and the mobile app will give the user a notification and will present different solutions to help him/her overcome the anxiety.
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    As per our research, we have no competitors in the current market.
Status: new
Entry Date & Time: 2021-01-10 (1601)