chatbot as a therapist?

Meet the chatbots doing your job: Therapy Today, June 2018 Volume 29 Issue 5
https://www.bacp.co.uk/bacp-journals/therapy-today/june-2018/meet-the-chatbots-doing-your-job/

Woebot
Think through situations with step-by-step guidance from Woebot using methods from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
https://woebot.io/

The chatbot therapist will see you now
https://www.wired.com/2017/06/facebook-messenger-woebot-chatbot-therapist/

Wysa
“Sometimes we get all tangled up inside our heads, unable to move on. Wysa is great at helping you get unstuck. Co-designed by therapists, coaches, users and AI folk, Wysa lets you set the pace, helps when it can, and never judges. It is free and anonymous – so give it a try!”
https://www.wysa.io/

Meet Tess: the mental health chatbot that thinks like a therapist
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2018/apr/25/meet-tess-the-mental-health-chatbot-that-thinks-like-a-therapist

Eliza, the Computer Therapist
“The original ELIZA first appeared in the 60’s. She seems almost human. This example of artificial intelligence works best, however, if you limit your conversation to talking about yourself and your feelings. Full sentences will give better results.”
https://www.cyberpsych.org/eliza/

Mitsuku
“Mitsuku, a four-time winner of the Loebner Prize Turing Test, is the world’s best conversational chatbot. As featured in the Wall Street Journal, BBC, Guardian, Wired, and more.”
https://www.pandorabots.com/mitsuku/

Chatbot lawyer overturns 160,000 parking tickets in London and New York
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/jun/28/chatbot-ai-lawyer-donotpay-parking-tickets-london-new-york