Research & Publications
Our research focuses on neurobiology and treatment of autism and related disorders in individuals of all ages (infants through adults). We are interested in mechanisms (brain and genetics) as well as treatment.
Specialized Terms: Autism and related disorders; Asperger's disorder; Childhood Disintegrative Disorder (CDD); Social development; Diagnosis; Neuropsychology
Extensive Research Description
- Prospective study of infants at risk for autism
- Follow-up studies of autism
- Treatment studies
- Extending outreach to communities/families
Autistic Disorder; Child Psychiatry; Neuropsychology; Asperger Syndrome; Psychiatry and Psychology
- Volkmar, F.R. & Wiesner, E.A. (2009). A Practical Guide to Autism: What Every Parent, Family Member, and Teacher Needs to Know. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.Volkmar, F.R. & Wiesner, E.A. (2009). A Practical Guide to Autism: What Every Parent, Family Member, and Teacher Needs to Know. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.