Development and Psychopathology
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#1Paulo de SousaH-Index: 4
#2William SellwoodH-Index: 16
Last.Richard BalonH-Index: 61
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Communication deviance (CD) reflects features of the content or manner of a person's speech that may confuse the listener and inhibit the establishment of a shared focus of attention. The construct was developed in the context of the study of familial risks for psychosis based on hypotheses regarding its effects during childhood. It is not known whether parental CD is associated with nonverbal parental behaviors that may be important in early development. This study explored the association betw...
#1David P. LaplanteH-Index: 25
#2Gabrielle SimcockH-Index: 14
Last.Suzanne KingH-Index: 35
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The 5-HTTLPR polymorphism of the serotonin transporter has been shown to play a role in autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Moreover, disaster-related prenatal maternal stress (PNMS) has also been shown to be associated with ASD. However, no study to date has examined whether these two factors, either individually or in combination, are predictive of ASD traits in the same sample. We hypothesized that children, particularly boys, with the LL genotype exposed to high levels of disaster-related PNMS ...
#1Mirjam Meeuwsen (Cardiff University)H-Index: 1
#2Oliver PerraH-Index: 11
Last.Dale F. Hay (Cardiff University)H-Index: 36
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We tested the hypothesis that high activity levels in infancy would predict self-regulatory problems and later symptoms of ADHD in a longitudinal study of British families (N = 321). Infants’ activity levels were assessed at 6 months, using three informants’ reports from the Infant Behaviour Questionnaire (IBQ) and Actigraphs during baseline, attention and restraint tasks. At a mean of 33 months, the children were assessed on self-regulatory tasks and at a mean of 36 months three informants repo...