Peter G Enticott

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Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mirror neuron activation is associated with facial emotion processing
    Peter G Enticott
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 46:2851-4. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Movement-related potentials in high-functioning autism and Asperger's disorder
    Nicole J Rinehart
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash Medical Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:272-7. 2006
  3. doi request reprint A transcranial magnetic stimulation study of corticospinal excitability during the observation of meaningless, goal-directed, and social behaviour
    Claire M Donne
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Australia
    Neurosci Lett 489:57-61. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Motor corticospinal excitability during the observation of interactive hand gestures
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Level 1, Old Baker Building, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, 3004, Australia
    Brain Res Bull 85:89-95. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Improving working memory: the effect of combining cognitive activity and anodal transcranial direct current stimulation to the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex
    Sophie C Andrews
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Stimul 4:84-9. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Reduced motor facilitation during action observation in schizophrenia: a mirror neuron deficit?
    Peter G Enticott
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University and the Alfred, Australia
    Schizophr Res 102:116-21. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Understanding mirror neurons: evidence for enhanced corticospinal excitability during the observation of transitive but not intransitive hand gestures
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 48:2675-80. 2010
  8. doi request reprint A preliminary transcranial magnetic stimulation study of cortical inhibition and excitability in high-functioning autism and Asperger disorder
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:e179-83. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Stop task after-effects: the extent of slowing during the preparation and execution of movement
    Peter G Enticott
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Exp Psychol 56:247-51. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Electrophysiological signs of supplementary-motor-area deficits in high-functioning autism but not Asperger syndrome: an examination of internally cued movement-related potentials
    Peter G Enticott
    Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, School of Psychology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:787-91. 2009

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Publications44

  1. doi request reprint Mirror neuron activation is associated with facial emotion processing
    Peter G Enticott
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 46:2851-4. 2008
    ..We discuss the mechanism by which mirror neurons might facilitate facial emotion recognition...
  2. ncbi request reprint Movement-related potentials in high-functioning autism and Asperger's disorder
    Nicole J Rinehart
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash Medical Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:272-7. 2006
    ..The overlap between MRP traces for autism and Parkinson's disease suggests that the neurobiological wiring of motor functioning in autism may bypass the supplementary motor area/primary motor cortex pathway...
  3. doi request reprint A transcranial magnetic stimulation study of corticospinal excitability during the observation of meaningless, goal-directed, and social behaviour
    Claire M Donne
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Australia
    Neurosci Lett 489:57-61. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that while the putative human mirror system is responsive to goal-directed behaviour, it may not be more responsive to behaviour that occurs within a social context...
  4. doi request reprint Motor corticospinal excitability during the observation of interactive hand gestures
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Level 1, Old Baker Building, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, 3004, Australia
    Brain Res Bull 85:89-95. 2011
    ..There was no association between mirror systems and self-reported empathy. Mirror systems may not be more responsive to interactive behaviour, but the inclusion of a strong emotional element could be of significance to mirror neurons...
  5. doi request reprint Improving working memory: the effect of combining cognitive activity and anodal transcranial direct current stimulation to the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex
    Sophie C Andrews
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Stimul 4:84-9. 2011
    ..However, whether this effect can be enhanced by cognitive activity undertaken during tDCS has not yet been explored...
  6. doi request reprint Reduced motor facilitation during action observation in schizophrenia: a mirror neuron deficit?
    Peter G Enticott
    Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University and the Alfred, Australia
    Schizophr Res 102:116-21. 2008
    ..Dysfunction within the mirror neuron system may contribute to the pathophysiology of schizophrenia...
  7. doi request reprint Understanding mirror neurons: evidence for enhanced corticospinal excitability during the observation of transitive but not intransitive hand gestures
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 48:2675-80. 2010
    ..These findings are consistent with the notion that human hand-related mirror neurons are sensitive to object- and goal-directed behaviour, rather than biological motion per se...
  8. doi request reprint A preliminary transcranial magnetic stimulation study of cortical inhibition and excitability in high-functioning autism and Asperger disorder
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 52:e179-83. 2010
    ..This study examined motor cortical inhibition and excitability in HFA and Asperger disorder using transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)...
  9. doi request reprint Stop task after-effects: the extent of slowing during the preparation and execution of movement
    Peter G Enticott
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Exp Psychol 56:247-51. 2009
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  10. doi request reprint Electrophysiological signs of supplementary-motor-area deficits in high-functioning autism but not Asperger syndrome: an examination of internally cued movement-related potentials
    Peter G Enticott
    Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, School of Psychology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 51:787-91. 2009
    ..We investigated the neurophysiology of internally determined motor activity in autism and Asperger syndrome via examination of movement-related potentials (MRPs)...
  11. doi request reprint Cognitive inhibitory control and self-reported impulsivity among violent offenders with schizophrenia
    Peter G Enticott
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:157-62. 2008
    ..While these findings should be interpreted with caution, cognitive inhibition in schizophrenia may be unrelated to impulsive behaviors that are commonly linked to violent offending...
  12. ncbi request reprint Response inhibition and impulsivity in schizophrenia
    Peter G Enticott
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Psychiatry Res 157:251-4. 2008
    ..Slower inhibitory processes were evident in schizophrenia, but there was no association with impulsivity. The nature of inhibition and impulsivity in schizophrenia is complex, and could reflect schizophrenia subgroups or disease states...
  13. ncbi request reprint Contrary to popular belief, a lack of behavioural inhibitory control may not be associated with aggression
    Peter G Enticott
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Australia
    Crim Behav Ment Health 17:179-83. 2007
    ..This preliminary study investigates the association between behavioural inhibition (here the suppression or cessation of an inappropriate response) and aggression...
  14. doi request reprint Enhanced corticospinal response to observed pain in pain synesthetes
    Bernadette M Fitzgibbon
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Center, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Old Baker Building, Level One, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne 3004, Australia
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 12:406-18. 2012
    ..We speculate that our findings reflect a generalized response to pain observation arising from hyperactivity of motor mirror neurons not involved in direct one-to-one simulation but, rather, in the representation of another's experience...
  15. doi request reprint Motor cortical excitability and inhibition in acquired mirror pain
    Bernadette M Fitzgibbon
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Central Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neurosci Lett 530:161-5. 2012
    ..Thus, when not paired with a pain-related stimulus, changes in motor cortical excitability do not appear to contribute to the experience of mirror pain in lower-limb amputees...
  16. pmc Atypical electrophysiological activity during pain observation in amputees who experience synaesthetic pain
    Bernadette M Fitzgibbon
    Experimental Neuropsychology Research Unit, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton VIC 3800, Australia
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:357-68. 2012
    ..These results provide the first documentation of atypical neurophysiological activity in amputees who experience synaesthetic pain when processing pain in another...
  17. doi request reprint Mirror neuron activity associated with social impairments but not age in autism spectrum disorder
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Australia
    Biol Psychiatry 71:427-33. 2012
    ..A prominent explanatory model suggests that social-relating symptoms may arise from dysfunction within the mirror neuron system, while a recent neuroimaging study suggests that these impairments in ASD might reduce with age...
  18. doi request reprint Modulation of putative mirror neuron activity by both positively and negatively valenced affective stimuli: a TMS study
    Aron T Hill
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Central Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 249:116-23. 2013
    ..The potential adaptive significance of this finding is discussed...
  19. doi request reprint GABAergic activity in autism spectrum disorders: an investigation of cortical inhibition via transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Central Clinical School, Monash University, St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Neuropharmacology 68:202-9. 2013
    ..This article is part of the Special Issue entitled 'Neurodevelopmental Disorders'...
  20. doi request reprint Transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) of the inferior frontal gyrus disrupts interpersonal motor resonance
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Central Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 50:1628-31. 2012
    ..These data support the role of IFG, a presumed mirror neuron region, in IMR...
  21. ncbi request reprint Gait function in high-functioning autism and Asperger's disorder : evidence for basal-ganglia and cerebellar involvement?
    Nicole J Rinehart
    Dept of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Level 3, Block P, Monash Medical Centre 246 Clayton Road, Clayton, Vic, Australia 3168
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 15:256-64. 2006
    ..Gait differences in autism and Asperger's disorder were suggested to reflect differential involvement of the cerebellum, with commonalities reflecting similar involvement of the basal-ganglia frontostriatal region...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gait function in newly diagnosed children with autism: Cerebellar and basal ganglia related motor disorder
    Nicole J Rinehart
    Centre for Developmental Psychiatry, School of Psychology, Psychiatry, and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 48:819-24. 2006
    ..Abnormal gait features are stable across key developmental periods and are, therefore, promising for use in clinical screening for autism...
  23. doi request reprint Movement under uncertainty: the effects of the rubber-hand illusion vary along the nonclinical autism spectrum
    Colin J Palmer
    Cognition and Philosophy Lab, Philosophy Department, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 51:1942-51. 2013
    ..We suggest that the observed differences in sensory integration can be best explained in terms of differing expectations regarding the precision of sensory estimates in contexts that suggest uncertainty. ..
  24. doi request reprint Stop task after-effects in schizophrenia: behavioral control adjustments and repetition priming
    Peter G Enticott
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Neurocase 18:405-14. 2012
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) improves movement-related cortical potentials in autism spectrum disorders
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, The Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Stimul 5:30-7. 2012
    ..Electrophysiologic studies reveal abnormalities in the preparation of movement; repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to key motor cortical sites may therefore be a useful technique for improving motor function in ASD...
  26. doi request reprint Emotional valence modulates putative mirror neuron activity
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Neurosci Lett 508:56-9. 2012
    ..This study provides evidence that emotional valence can modulate mirror neuron activity, which may reflect an adaptive mechanism...
  27. doi request reprint ERP correlates of response inhibition after-effects in the stop signal task
    Daniel J Upton
    School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    Exp Brain Res 206:351-8. 2010
    ..ERP findings suggest that a memory retrieval processes underlies the repetition component of inhibition after effects. These findings are considered within the broader context of ERP findings in the negative priming literature...
  28. pmc Interpersonal motor resonance in autism spectrum disorder: evidence against a global "mirror system" deficit
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Central Clinical School, Monash University Melbourne, Vic, Australia Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University Clayton, Vic, Australia
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:218. 2013
    ..Attentional and visual processing influences may be important for understanding the apparent role of IMR in the pathophysiology of ASD...
  29. doi request reprint The role of medial prefrontal cortex in theory of mind: a deep rTMS study
    Laura Krause
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Australia
    Behav Brain Res 228:87-90. 2012
    ..mPFC appears to play a role in affective ToM processing, but the present study suggest that stimulation outcomes are dependent on baseline empathic abilities...
  30. doi request reprint Executive functioning in autism spectrum disorders: a gender comparison of response inhibition
    Janine M Lemon
    Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, 270 Ferntree Gully Rd, NottingHill, VIC 3168, Australia
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:352-6. 2011
    ..By contrast, no response inhibition impairments were evident among males with ASD. Females with ASD may have a different neurobehavioural profile, and therefore different clinical needs, when compared with males with ASD...
  31. doi request reprint High incidence of 'synaesthesia for pain' in amputees
    Bernadette M Fitzgibbon
    Experimental Neuropsychology Research Unit, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 48:3675-8. 2010
    ..Further understanding of synaesthesia for pain may provide a greater insight to abnormal empathic function in clinical populations as well as therapeutic intervention for at risk groups...
  32. doi request reprint A Double-blind, Randomized Trial of Deep Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) for Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Central Clinical School, Monash University, Level 4, 607 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia Electronic address
    Brain Stimul 7:206-11. 2014
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  33. doi request reprint Mirror-sensory synaesthesia: exploring 'shared' sensory experiences as synaesthesia
    Bernadette M Fitzgibbon
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 36:645-57. 2012
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Differential olfactory identification in children with autism and Asperger's disorder: a comparative and longitudinal study
    Tamara May
    Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:837-47. 2011
    ..Differing IQ-OI relationships existed between HFA and ASP. Findings support the hypothesis of separate neurobiological underpinnings in ASP and HFA, specifically differential orbitofrontal functioning...
  35. doi request reprint Deep repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation associated with improved social functioning in a young woman with an autism spectrum disorder
    Peter G Enticott
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University and the Alfred, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J ECT 27:41-3. 2011
    ..Considering evidence for cortical dysfunction in ASD, repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) has been discussed as a potential therapeutic technique...
  36. ncbi request reprint High-functioning pervasive developmental disorders in adults
    Sarah J Abrahamson
    School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Med J Aust 192:44-8. 2010
    ..Increased awareness and diagnosis of these conditions should not limit career or personal goals of individuals with PDDs but should aid them in finding happy and productive careers and lives...
  37. doi request reprint The rubber hand illusion reveals proprioceptive and sensorimotor differences in autism spectrum disorders
    Bryan Paton
    Philosophy Department, Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:1870-83. 2012
    ..Results are discussed in terms of weak top-down integration and precision-accuracy trade-offs. The RHI appears to be a useful tool for investigating multisensory processing in ASD...
  38. doi request reprint Can a behavioral intervention enhance the effect of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on mood?
    Kate E Hoy
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Victoria, Australia
    Brain Stimul 3:200-6. 2010
    ..One such intervention involves concurrent exposure to affective stimuli that have been shown to result in activation of brain regions associated with emotion. This pilot study of ten participants investigates such an intervention...
  39. doi request reprint Self-reported impulsivity and inhibitory control in problem gamblers
    Felicity K Lorains
    a School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 36:144-57. 2014
    ..Contrary to expectations, our results suggest that inhibitory dyscontrol may not be a key component for some treatment-seeking problem gamblers. ..
  40. doi request reprint Own-body perception in body dysmorphic disorder
    Ryan A Kaplan
    a School of Psychology and Psychiatry, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 18:594-614. 2013
    ..This paper reviews the literature as it relates to perceptual processes in body dysmorphic disorder (BDD)...
  41. doi request reprint A review of the role of female gender in autism spectrum disorders
    Melissa Kirkovski
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Central Clinical School, Monash University, Level 4, 607 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Vic, 3004, Australia
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2584-603. 2013
    ..It is imperative that future research explores gender differences across the autism spectrum, in order to improve researchers', clinicians' and the public's understanding of this debilitating disorder...
  42. doi request reprint Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the supplementary motor area induces echophenomena
    Jennifer Finis
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience and Medical Psychology, Medical Faculty, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Cortex 49:1978-82. 2013
    ..Our results reveal an increase of EP following 5 Hz stimulation but no effect following 1 Hz stimulation. This finding implies that the SMA is a relay mediating EP...
  43. doi request reprint Reward processing in anorexia nervosa
    Charlotte Keating
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, Monash University, Central Clinical School, The Alfred, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 50:567-75. 2012
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Shared pain: from empathy to synaesthesia
    Bernadette M Fitzgibbon
    Experimental Neuropsychology Research Unit, School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 34:500-12. 2010
    ..We will discuss this theory in the context of a documented group of amputees who experience synaesthesia for pain in phantom limbs...