Peter H Wilson

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Affiliation: RMIT University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi Motor, visual and egocentric transformations in children with Developmental Coordination Disorder
    J Williams
    Division of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 32:633-47. 2006
  2. ncbi Procedural learning in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Peter H Wilson
    Department of Psychology and Disability Studies, RMIT University, City Campus, P O Box 2476V, VIC 3001, Melbourne, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 22:515-26. 2003
  3. ncbi Internal representation of movement in children with developmental coordination disorder: a mental rotation task
    P H Wilson
    Psychology and Disability Studies, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:754-9. 2004
  4. ncbi Practitioner review: approaches to assessment and treatment of children with DCD: an evaluative review
    Peter H Wilson
    Division of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:806-23. 2005
  5. ncbi Abnormalities of motor and praxis imagery in children with DCD
    P H Wilson
    Department of Psychology and Disability Studies, RMIT University, P O Box 2476V, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 20:135-59. 2001
  6. ncbi Motor imagery training ameliorates motor clumsiness in children
    Peter H Wilson
    Department of Psychology and Disability Studies, RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Child Neurol 17:491-8. 2002
  7. doi Dissecting online control in Developmental Coordination Disorder: a kinematic analysis of double-step reaching
    Christian Hyde
    Discipline of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Cogn 75:232-41. 2011
  8. doi A comparison of motor imagery performance in children with spastic hemiplegia and developmental coordination disorder
    Jacqueline Williams
    Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living, and School of Sport and Exercise Science, Victoria University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:273-82. 2011
  9. doi The link between motor impairment level and motor imagery ability in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Jacqueline Williams
    Division of Psychology, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 27:270-85. 2008
  10. doi Adult age differences in the ability to mentally transform object and body stimuli
    Anna L Devlin
    Division of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 17:709-29. 2010

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Publications19

  1. ncbi Motor, visual and egocentric transformations in children with Developmental Coordination Disorder
    J Williams
    Division of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Child Care Health Dev 32:633-47. 2006
    ..This study aimed to test the internal modelling deficit (IMD) hypothesis using the mental rotation paradigm...
  2. ncbi Procedural learning in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Peter H Wilson
    Department of Psychology and Disability Studies, RMIT University, City Campus, P O Box 2476V, VIC 3001, Melbourne, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 22:515-26. 2003
    ..This suggests that cortico-striatal circuits that are strongly implicated in the sequencing of simple movements appear to be function normally in DCD...
  3. ncbi Internal representation of movement in children with developmental coordination disorder: a mental rotation task
    P H Wilson
    Psychology and Disability Studies, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Victoria, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 46:754-9. 2004
    ..This occurs because these children manifest a reduced ability to make imagined transformations from an egocentric or first-person perspective...
  4. ncbi Practitioner review: approaches to assessment and treatment of children with DCD: an evaluative review
    Peter H Wilson
    Division of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:806-23. 2005
    ..However, some uncertainty still exists about diagnosis. Accordingly, approaches to assessment and treatment are varied, each drawing on distinct theoretical assumptions about the aetiology of the condition and its developmental course...
  5. ncbi Abnormalities of motor and praxis imagery in children with DCD
    P H Wilson
    Department of Psychology and Disability Studies, RMIT University, P O Box 2476V, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 20:135-59. 2001
    ..Results have implications for the use of (guided) motor imagery training in order to facilitate the development of motor skill in children with DCD...
  6. ncbi Motor imagery training ameliorates motor clumsiness in children
    Peter H Wilson
    Department of Psychology and Disability Studies, RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Child Neurol 17:491-8. 2002
    ..These results support the efference-copy-deficit hypothesis in explaining the cause of motor clumsiness in most children. Directions for future intervention studies and remediation in the field of developmental clumsiness are discussed...
  7. doi Dissecting online control in Developmental Coordination Disorder: a kinematic analysis of double-step reaching
    Christian Hyde
    Discipline of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Cogn 75:232-41. 2011
    ..These conclusions are discussed, along with directions for future research...
  8. doi A comparison of motor imagery performance in children with spastic hemiplegia and developmental coordination disorder
    Jacqueline Williams
    Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living, and School of Sport and Exercise Science, Victoria University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:273-82. 2011
    ..This suggests that motor imagery deficits exist in children with hemiplegia and DCD, supporting previous findings that planning deficits in hemiplegia may result from deficits in motor imagery...
  9. doi The link between motor impairment level and motor imagery ability in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Jacqueline Williams
    Division of Psychology, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Hum Mov Sci 27:270-85. 2008
    ..Although this study lends support to the theory that a deficit in internal modeling is an underlying problem for children with DCD, still more research is required to develop the theory further...
  10. doi Adult age differences in the ability to mentally transform object and body stimuli
    Anna L Devlin
    Division of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 17:709-29. 2010
    ..The authors propose that an age-related decline in the integrity of body-schema information may account for this change...
  11. doi Sensitivity and test-retest reliability of the international shopping list test in assessing verbal learning and memory in mild Alzheimer's disease
    Taísia A C Thompson
    Division of Psychology, School of Health Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora, Australia
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 26:412-24. 2011
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  12. doi Impaired online control in children with developmental coordination disorder reflects developmental immaturity
    Christian E Hyde
    School of Psychology, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 38:81-97. 2013
    ..These results suggest that impaired online control in DCD reflects developmental immaturity, possibly implicating the parietal-cerebellar cortices...
  13. doi Executive systems constrain the flexibility of online control in children during goal-directed reaching
    Scott R Ruddock
    a Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Australia
    Dev Neuropsychol 39:51-68. 2014
    ..This suggests that rapid unfolding of executive systems during middle childhood may constrain the flexibility with which online control can be implemented, particularly when inhibitory demands are imposed. ..
  14. doi Understanding performance deficits in developmental coordination disorder: a meta-analysis of recent research
    Peter H Wilson
    School of Psychology, Australian Catholic University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Dev Med Child Neurol 55:217-28. 2013
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  15. doi Upper-limb virtual rehabilitation for traumatic brain injury: a preliminary within-group evaluation of the elements system
    Nick Mumford
    Discipline of Psychology, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
    Brain Inj 26:166-76. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of the Elements virtual reality (VR) system for rehabilitation of upper-limb function in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  16. ncbi Spatio-visual memory of children with specific language impairment: evidence for generalized processing problems
    Edith L Bavin
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Lang Commun Disord 40:319-32. 2005
    ..Children with Specific language Impairment (SLI) have problems with verbal memory, particularly with tasks that have more processing demands. They also have slower speeds of responding for some tasks...
  17. ncbi Asymmetries between dominant and non-dominant hands in real and imagined motor task performance
    P Maruff
    Swinburne University of Technology, The Neurophysiology and Neurovisual Research Unit, Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Neuropsychologia 37:379-84. 1999
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  18. ncbi The ability to execute saccades on the basis of efference copy: impairments in double-step saccade performance in children with developmental co-ordination disorder
    S Katschmarsky
    The Neurophysiology and Neurovisual Research Unit, Mental Health Research Institute of Victoria, Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
    Exp Brain Res 136:73-8. 2001
    ..Furthermore, the origin of this deficit in efference copy probably exists at the level of the parietal lobe...
  19. ncbi Information processing deficits associated with developmental coordination disorder: a meta-analysis of research findings
    P H Wilson
    Psychology Section, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Melbourne, Australia
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 39:829-40. 1998
    ..The findings support the notion that perceptual problems, particularly in the visual modality, are associated with difficulties in motor coordination...