Updated August 1st, 2019

Sensory/Repetitive Behavior/Motor

West, K.L., Northrup, J.B., Leezenbaum, N.B., & Iverson, J.M. (In Press). The relation between walking and receptive language in infant siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder. Child Development

Caravella, K.E., & Roberts, J.E. (2017). Adaptive skill trajectories in infants with fragile X syndrome contrasted to typical controls and infants at high risk for autism. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 40, 1-12. 


Damiano-Goodwin, C.R., Woynaroski, T.G., Simon, D.M., Ibanez, L.I., Murias, M., Kirby, A., ... & Cascio, C.J. (2017). Developmental sequelae and neurophysiologic substrates of sensory seeking in infant siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. Advance online publication. 

Dimian, A.F., Botteron, K.N., Dager, S.R., Elison, J.T,. Estes, A.M., Pruett, J.R. Jr., ... & The IBIS Network (2017). Potential risk factors for the development of self-injurious behavior among infants at-risk for autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 47(5), 1403-1415. 

Jones, E.J.H., Dawson, G., & Webb, S.J. (2017). Sensory hypersensitivity predicts enhanced attention capture by faces in the early development of ASD. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

Simon, D.M., Damiano, C.R., Woynaroski, T.G., Ibanez, L.V., Murias, M., Stone, W.L., & Wallace, M.T. (2017). Neural correlates of sensory hyporesponsiveness in toddlers at high risk for autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 47(9), 2710-2722. 

Focaroli, V., Taffoni, F., Parsons, S.M., Keller, F., & Iverson, J.M. (2016). Performance of motor sequences in children at heightened vs. low risk for ASD: A longitudinal study from 18 to 36 months of age. Frontiers in Developmental Psychology, 7, 724.

Landa, R.J., Haworth, J.L., & Nebel, M.B. (2016). Ready, set, go! Low anticipatory response during a dyadic task in infants at high risk for autism. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 721. 

LeBarton, E.S., & Iverson, J.M. (2016). Associations between gross motor and communicative development in at-risk infants. Infant Behavior and Development, 44, 59-67. 

St. John, T., Estes, A.M., Dager, S.R., Kostopoulos, P., Wolff, J.J., Pandey, J., ... & Piven, J. (2016). Emerging executive functioning and motor development in infants at high and low risk for autism spectrum disorder. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1016. 

Blasi, A., Lloyd-Fox, S., Sethna, V., Brammer, M.J., Mercure, E., Murray, L., ... & Johnson, M.H. (2015). Atypical processing of voice sounds in infants at-risk for ASD. Cortex, 71, 122-133

Gliga, T., Bedford, R., Charman, T., Johnson, M.H., & The BASIS Team. (2015). Enhanced visual search in infancy predicts emerging autism symptoms. Current Biology, 25(13), 1727-1730. 

Leonard, H.C., Bedford, R., Pickles, A., Hill, E.L., & the BASIS Team. (2015). Predicting the rate of language development from early motor skills in at-risk infants who develop autism spectrum disorder. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 13-14, 15-24. 

Anzures, G., Goyet, L., Ganea, N., & Johnson, M.H. (2014). Enhanced ERPs to visual stimuli in unaffected male siblings of ASD children. Child Neuropsychology. 22(2), 220-237. 

Einspieler, C., Sigafoos, J., Bartl-Pokorny, K.D., Landa, R., Marschik, P.B., & Bölte, S. (2014). Highlighting the first 5 months of life: General movements in infants later diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder or Rett syndrome. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 8(3), 286–291. 

Elison, J.T., Wolff, J.J., Reznick, J.S., Botteron, K.N., Estes, A.M., Gu, H., ... & Piven, J. for the IBIS Network. (2014). Repetitive behavior in 12-month-olds later classified with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 53(11), 1216-1224. 

Germani, T., Zwaigenbaum, L., Bryson, S., Brian, J., Smith, I., Roberts, W., … & Vaillancourt, T. (2014). Brief Report: Assessment of early sensory processing in infants at high-risk of autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 44(12), 3264-3270. 

Leonard, H.C., Bedford, R., Charman, T., Elsabbagh, M., Johnson, M.H., Hill, E.L., & The BASIS team (2014). Motor development in children at-risk for autism: A follow-up of infant siblings. Autism, 18(3), 281-291. 

Leonard, H. C., Elsabbagh, M., Hill, E. L., & the BASIS team (2014). Early and persistent motor delay in infants at-risk of developing autism spectrum disorder: A prospective study. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 11(1), 18-35. 

Libertus, K., & Landa R. (2014). Scaffolded reaching experiences encourage grasping activity in infants at high risk for autism. Frontiers in Psychology, 5, 1071. 

Libertus, K., Sheperd, K.A., Ross, S.W., & Landa, R.J. (2014). Limited fine motor and grasping skills in 6-month-old infants at high risk for autism. Child Development, 85(6), 2218-2231. 

Wolff, J.J., Botteron, K.N., Dager, S.R., Elison, J.T., Estes, A.M., Gu, H., ... & the IBIS Network. (2014). Longitudinal patterns of repetitive behavior in toddlers with autism. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 55(8), 945-953. 

Bhat, A., Bubela, D., & Landa, R. (2013). Autism spectrum disorders and physical therapy. In J.S. Tecklin (Ed.), Pediatric Physical Therapy Fifth Edition (pp. 403-422). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 

Damiano, C., Nahmias, A., Hogan-Brown, A.L., & Stone, W.L. (2013). What do repetitive and stereotyped movements mean for infant siblings of children with ASD? Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 43(6), 1326-1335. 

LeBarton, E.S., & Iverson, J.M. (2013). Fine motor skill predicts expressive language in infant siblings of children with autism. Developmental Science, 16(6), 815-827. 

Libertus, K., & Landa, R.J. (2013). The early motor questionnaire (EMQ): A parental report measure of early motor development. Infant Behavior and Development, 36(4), 833-842. 

Nickel, L.R., Thatcher. A.R., Keller, F., Wozniak, R.H., & Iverson, J.M. (2013). Posture development in infants at heightened versus low risk for autism spectrum disorder. Infancy, 18(5), 639-661. 

Schwichtenberg, A. J., Young, G. S., Hutman, T., Iosif, A. M., Sigman, M., Rogers, S., & Ozonoff, S. (2013). Behavior and sleep problems in children at risk for autism. Autism Research, 6(3), 169-176. 

Bhat, A.N., Galloway, J.C., & Landa, R.J. (2012). Relation between early motor delay and later communication delay in infants at risk for autism. Infant Behavior and Development, 35(4), 838–846. 

Flanagan, J.E., Landa, R., Bhat, A., & Bauman, M. (2012). Head lag in infants at risk for autism: A preliminary study. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 66(5), 577–585. 

Landa, R.J., Gross, A.L., Stuart, E.A., & Bauman, M. (2012). Latent class analysis of early developmental trajectory in baby siblings of children with autism. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 59(3), 986-996. 

Taffoni, F., Focaroli, V., Formica, D., Guglielmelli, E., Keller, F., & Iverson, J.M. (2012). Sensor-based technology in the study of motor skills in infants at risk for ASD. In Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics (BioRob), 2012 4th IEEE RAS & EMBS International Conference on (pp. 1879-1883). IEEE.

Bhat, A.N., Landa, R.J., & Galloway J.C. (2011). Current perspectives on motor functioning in infants, children and adults with autism spectrum disorders. Physical Therapy, 91(7), 1116-1129. 

Guiraud, J. A., Kushnerenko, E., Tomalski, P., Davies, K., Ribeiro, H., Johnson, M. H., & The BASIS team. (2011). Differential habituation to repeated sounds in infants at risk for autism. NeuroReport, 22(16), 845-849. 

Christensen, L., Hutman, T., Rozga, A., Young, G.S., Ozonoff, S., Rogers, S.J., ... & Sigman, M. (2010). Play and developmental outcomes in infant siblings of children with autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 40(8), 946-957.

Ozonoff, S., Macari, S., Young, G.S., Goldring, S., Thompson, M., & Rogers, S.J. (2008). Atypical object exploration at 12 months of age is associated with autism in a prospective sample. Autism, 12(5), 457-472. 

Iverson, J.M. & Wozniak, R.H. (2007). Variation in vocal-motor development in infant siblings of children with autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37(1), 158-170. 

Loh, A., Soman, T., Brian, J., Bryson, S.E., Roberts, W., Szatmari, P., … & Zwaigenbaum, L. (2007). Stereotyped motor behaviors associated with autism in high-risk infants: A pilot videotape analysis of a sibling sample. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 37(1), 25-36.