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Story sharing triggers communication about grief and bereavement

Make family share stories about the deceased and trigger communication among them and offer a prepared farewell to deceased

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The whole service contains a story and emotion recording online platform, a physical object stands for the deceased (people can chose what kind of flower or object according to the personality of the deceased).

After funeral, several bereaved will get a set of physical things(such as a intelligent stone) and they will be in a same group. Everyone in the group can upload photos or videos or voice records of the deceased and they can also add a description or tell a story related to the photo or video by their own voice, and the program can detect their emotion at that moment. They can decide if they want to share their description and emotion to all family members. Meanwhile, the stone or flower can give some feedback to the story teller while they tell the story(like a warm temperature or a warm color, bloom or wither of a flower, etc.).(It is like give some clues to remind people to adjust their emotion in a gentle way.) Family members can check the update about stories and the related emotion and decide if they want to communicate with the story teller and share their feelings. The emotion will be recorded for a period of time, when their emotion status become stable, the stone will be unlocked automatically. If deceased left some words for them in the stone they can read it, if not, they can put some words or some objects in the stone and lock it as a final farewell and to chose if they want to bury the stone.

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