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Technology for just-in-time in-situ learning of facial affect for persons diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder

Miriam Madsen, Rana el Kaliouby, Matthew Goodwin, Rosalind Picard
2008 Proceedings of the 10th international ACM SIGACCESS conference on Computers and accessibility - Assets '08  
Many first-hand accounts from individuals diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) highlight the challenges inherent in processing high-speed, complex, and unpredictable social information such as  ...  facial expressions in real-time.  ...  CONCLUSIONS This paper describes new technology for just-in-time in situ learning of facial affect together with the results of a series of pilot studies conducted with adolescents diagnosed with ASD who  ... 
doi:10.1145/1414471.1414477 dblp:conf/assets/MadsenKGP08 fatcat:42d2evplnjar5iw3oorik5chja

Mobile Applications to Improve Emotional Intelligence in Autism – A Review

Chara Papoutsi, Athanasios S. Drigas, Charalabos Skianis
2018 International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies  
The current article aims to carry out a systematic review of mobile applications on improving emotional intelligence in children and adolescents with Autistic Spectrum Disorders.</p>  ...  The usability of mobile applications developed for children and adolescents with ASD is important because it gives the opportunity to practice in an accessible and creative way to enhance their emotional  ...  computers and create the application 'Just-In-Time In-Situ' to help pupils with autistic spectrum disorders to capture and analyze their social and emotional interactions with their peers.  ... 
doi:10.3991/ijim.v12i6.9073 fatcat:wssdz4xgfvdtncb7w76z2gkhty

Interactive Technologies for Autism

Julie A. Kientz, Matthew S. Goodwin, Gillian R. Hayes, Gregory D. Abowd
2013 Synthesis Lectures on Assistive Rehabilitative and Health-Preserving Technologies  
This book provides an in-depth review of the historical and state-of-the-art use of technology by and for individuals with autism.  ...  In addition, we will not use the word "disorder" when referring to individuals with autism.  ...  autism spectrum in preparation for, as an adjunct to, and/or in place of learning concepts and skills in real-world environments.  ... 
doi:10.2200/s00533ed1v01y201309arh004 fatcat:innepgv7mngkbncg7ujrkkm3p4

Developing technology for autism: an interdisciplinary approach

K. Porayska-Pomsta, C. Frauenberger, H. Pain, G. Rajendran, T. Smith, R. Menzies, M. E. Foster, A. Alcorn, S. Wass, S. Bernadini, K. Avramides, W. Keay-Bright (+5 others)
2011 Personal and Ubiquitous Computing  
In this article, we reflect on the methods needed to develop a technology-enhanced learning environment for young users with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  ...  In this article we argue for an interdisciplinary approach to designing interactive technology for young children on the Autistic Spectrum.  ...  of difficulties observed in many persons with autism.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00779-011-0384-2 fatcat:ppa3u5a3d5ayxi527iqbihqe4e

Interactive visual supports for children with autism

Gillian R. Hayes, Sen Hirano, Gabriela Marcu, Mohamad Monibi, David H. Nguyen, Michael Yeganyan
2010 Personal and Ubiquitous Computing  
Although visual supports are effective in helping to diminish many of the challenges of autism, they are difficult and time-consuming to create, distribute, and use.  ...  Interventions to support children with autism often include the use of visual supports, which are cognitive tools to enable learning and the production of language.  ...  Acknowledgments This work was supported by a grant from Au-tismSpeaks Innovative Technologies for Autism and an NSF CAREER Award #0846063.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00779-010-0294-8 fatcat:iimiwd7lijctrge6pb4edw3chy

Newborn screening programs: Should 22q11 deletion syndrome be added?

Abigail M Bales, Christina A Zaleski, Elizabeth W McPherson
2010 Genetics in Medicine  
Concerns include an untested screening technique, difficulty obtaining results in time for cardiac intervention, the chance of "vulnerable child syndrome" in mild cases, and possibly detecting congenital  ...  Severe complications that could potentially be helped by screening include cardiac defects in 80% (with 20% having no outward signs to aid detection), hypocalcemia that can lead to seizures in 20% (though  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors thank many experts who shared experiences and opinions during the research for this report, especially Murray  ... 
doi:10.1097/gim.0b013e3181cdeb9a pmid:20071995 fatcat:yihwisjwinfwrhdw4l3gsw4cym

Autism spectrum disorders—A genetics review

Judith H Miles
2011 Genetics in Medicine  
In one study, brothers of a proband with essential autism had a 7% risk for autism and an additional 7% risk for milder autism spectrum symptoms; sisters had a 1% risk for autism.  ...  The empiric risks are 1% for autism and an additional 2% for milder autism spectrum symptoms.  ... 
doi:10.1097/gim.0b013e3181ff67ba pmid:21358411 fatcat:hsc5nvib3jfs7foiriouw2zgpq

Adult Phenotypes in Angelman- and Rett-Like Syndromes

M H Willemsen, J H M Rensen, H M J van Schrojenstein-Lantman de Valk, B C J Hamel, T Kleefstra
2012 Molecular Syndromology  
microcephaly, features of autism spectrum disorder, and variable other neurological symptoms.  ...  RESULTS: We describe the evolution of the phenotype in adults with EHMT1, TCF4, MECP2, CDKL5, and SCN1A mutations and 22qter deletions and also provide an overview of previously published adult cases with  ...  Verhoeven associated with the Vincent van Gogh Institute for Psychiatry, Centre of Excellence for Neuropsychiatry, Venray, The Netherlands and the Erasmus University Medical Centre, Department of Psychiatry  ... 
pmid:22670143 pmcid:PMC3366698 fatcat:mj3kudhipfa6rl45zylw35vobm

New Developments in Autism

Kiah Bertoglio, Robert L. Hendren
2009 Psychiatric Clinics of North America  
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The authors thank Debra Matsumoto for her assistance in reviewing and preparing this manuscript for submission.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The authors acknowledge Flora Tassone, PhD for providing genetic data information, and Dr. Randi Hagerman for providing helpful comments on prior drafts. Neurodevelopmental Model  ...  Patterns of complementary and alternative medical therapy use in children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders. J Autism Dev Disord 2006;36(7):901-9. 82.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.psc.2008.10.004 pmid:19248913 fatcat:wbuew2gx2na3pleegsmqg6svae

Adult Phenotypes in Angelman- and Rett-Like Syndromes

M.H. Willemsen, J.H.M. Rensen, H.M.J. van Schrojenstein-Lantman de Valk, B.C.J. Hamel, T. Kleefstra
2012 Molecular Syndromology  
Results: We describe the evolution of the phenotype in adults with EHMT1, TCF4, MECP2, CDKL5, and SCN1A mutations and 22qter deletions and also provide an overview of previously published adult cases with  ...  similar diagnoses.  ...  Verhoeven associated with the Vincent van Gogh Institute for Psychiatry, Centre of Excellence for Neuropsychiatry, Venray, The Netherlands and the Erasmus University Medical Centre, Department of Psychiatry  ... 
doi:10.1159/000335661 fatcat:av2yorezpjar5e77kevpwv3dby

Genetics advances and learning disability

Walter J. Muir
2000 British Journal of Psychiatry  
Most disorders associated with learning disability have at least a genetic component influencing their expression; in many disorders, disturbances of genetic mechanisms play a pivotal role.  ...  Method A review of recent important studies in the genetics of learning disability. Results A host of new genetic connections to conditions associated with learning disability have been made.  ...  not be referenced for lack of space.  ... 
doi:10.1192/bjp.176.1.12 pmid:10789320 fatcat:3sbn7rf36fadvc3fo2pa3fwv64

TalkBetter

Inseok Hwang, Chungkuk Yoo, Chanyou Hwang, Dongsun Yim, Youngki Lee, Chulhong Min, John Kim, Junehwa Song
2014 Proceedings of the 17th ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work & social computing - CSCW '14  
Specifically, we propose TalkBetter, a mobile in-situ intervention service to help parents in daily parent-child conversation through real-time meta-linguistic analysis of ongoing conversations.  ...  In this paper, we present new opportunities for mobile and social computing to reinforce everyday parent-child conversation with therapeutic implications for children with language delays.  ...  Special thanks to Cheon-Hee Park, Jeeyae Koo, and Taiwoo Park for their generous opening of their halfday family life.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2531602.2531668 dblp:conf/cscw/HwangYHYLMKS14 fatcat:epn4qzeocbdaffmrfkcm4x5kga

7th European Conference on Schizophrenia Research: Time for precision medicine?

2019 European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience  
The supplement was not sponsored by third parties with commercial interests. The costs for publication were fully covered by delegates' payments of registration fees.  ...  autism spectrum disorder and bipolar disorder.  ...  new therapeutic options for an emerging subgroup of patients from the affective and schizophrenic spectrum.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00406-019-01045-6 fatcat:4tbfk4p4yngqto7uxhrdczle54

Communication Profiles of Adolescents With Down Syndrome

Margaret M. Rosin, Edie Swift, Diane Bless, Dolores Kluppel Vetter
1988 Journal of Childhool Communication Disorders  
We studied 28 adolescents/young adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and 13 age/sex matched individuals of typical development (TD).  ...  A better definition of sleep patterns in this population, in combination with physiological measures, is important for the development of targeted interventions to improve sleep in this population.  ...  research will be vital to improving language interventions in ASD, especially for children with ASD whose language deficits do not respond to intervention.  ... 
doi:10.1177/152574018801200105 fatcat:hau6fa4myjecxjgdwaq65ixb6a

Mental Retardation: Diagnosis, Management, and Family Support

Chris Plauche' Johnson, William O. Walker, Sandra A. Palomo-González, Cynthia J. Curry
2006 Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care  
Special Needs Alliance (SNA)-Guardianship, Special Needs Wills, and Trusts Toll-Free Phone: 1 (877) 572-8472 Web Site: www.specialneedsalliance.com/ SNA is a national network of lawyers specializing in  ...  Families of cwd can locate a SNA lawyer using the toll-free number or by requesting information online.  ...  Language delay in association with atypical social and play skills should always raise the possibility of the autism spectrum disorders as an etiology.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.cppeds.2005.11.005 pmid:16564466 fatcat:536ixrvuyjau5lw7wovx7g7sge
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