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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1186178
Description: Purpose: A pilot study to identify the predictors of improvement in emotional and behavioural functioning of siblings of children with special needs following participation in SibworkS, a six-week man ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1128617
Description: Abnormal cholesterol metabolism is likely to have significant adverse impacts on the functioning of the brain and hence on behavior, given its key role in membrane function. In this chapter we examine ... More
Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063065
Description: Anxiety disorders are one of the most common psychiatric comorbidities among children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). There has been a recent proliferation of research examining ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/995418
Description: An estimated 30% of individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) remain minimally verbal into late childhood, but research on cognition and brain function in ASD focuses almost exclusively on thos ... More
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Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: ASD | Autism | Decision-making | Intervention | Parent | Treatment
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/353330
Description: Seventy-five parents of preschool-age children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) completed surveys designed to identify factors considered when selecting an intervention approach for their child and ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063123
Description: This study examined optimal guidelines to assess treatment response and remission for anxiety in youth with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) using the Pediatric Anxiety Rating Scale (PARS). Data was co ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/354462
Description: The present study investigated the production of grammatical morphemes by Mandarin-speaking children with high functioning autism. Previous research found that a subgroup of English-speaking children ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/338044
Description: Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by stereotyped interests and behaviors and abnormalities in verbal and nonverbal communication. Autism is reported as a multifactorial disorder re ... More
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/308181
Description: Individuals with autism spectrum disorders are claimed to show a local cognitive bias, termed "weak central coherence, which manifests in a reduced influence of contextual information on linguistic pr ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: ASD | Autism | Intervention | Parent report | Review | Treatments
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/310117
Description: With the increasing number of treatment and intervention options for parents of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) in recent years, the number and types of interventions that parents are ch ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/305624
Description: Auditory Scene Analysis provides a useful framework for understanding atypical auditory perception in autism. Specifically, a failure to segregate the incoming acoustic energy into distinct auditory o ... More
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Authors: Lilley, Rozanna
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/324751
Description: This article explores the pivotal role of rumour in shaping primary school choice decisions for parents of children diagnosed with autism. Drawing on semi-structured interviews with 22 mothers conduct ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/309808
Description: Background: Empathy is a vital component for social understanding involving the ability to recognise emotion (cognitive empathy) and provide an appropriate affective response (emotional empathy). Auti ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: Manga | Disability | Autism | Childhood | Publishing | Japan
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/336379
Description: In this article we will interrogate the notion of 'the unacceptable' by tracing the movement of a particular text – a series of manga novels by Keiko Tobe entitled Hikari to tomo ni (With the Light: R ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/267964
Description: Atypical auditory perception is a widely recognised but poorly understood feature of autism. In the current study, we used magnetoencephalography to measure the brain responses of 10 autistic children ... More
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