Carmen Rasmussen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neuropsychological impairments on the NEPSY-II among children with FASD
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 19:337-49. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of the mathematical principle of inversion in young children
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Centre for Research in Child Development, Department of Psychology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E9
    J Exp Child Psychol 85:89-102. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The relation between theory of mind and executive functions in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Carmen Rasmussen
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 16:e370-80. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Executive functioning in children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: profiles and age-related differences
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 15:201-15. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of an ADHD co-morbidity on the diagnosis of FASD
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 17:e165-76. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The effectiveness of a community-based intervention program for women at-risk for giving birth to a child with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
    Carmen Rasmussen
    University of Alberta, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 48:12-21. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Brief report: lie-telling in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 137 Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5G 0B7
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:220-5. 2008
  8. doi request reprint An evaluation of social skills in children with and without prenatal alcohol exposure
    C Rasmussen
    Section of Pediatric Neurosciences, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Child Care Health Dev 37:711-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral functioning in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 137 Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 12:453-68. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning and working memory deficits on the CANTAB among children with prenatal alcohol exposure
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta
    J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol 18:e44-53. 2011

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Neuropsychological impairments on the NEPSY-II among children with FASD
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 19:337-49. 2013
    ..We examined the pattern of neuropsychological impairments of children with FASD (compared to controls) on NEPSY-II measures of attention and executive functioning, language, memory, visuospatial processing, and social perception...
  2. ncbi request reprint Use of the mathematical principle of inversion in young children
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Centre for Research in Child Development, Department of Psychology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E9
    J Exp Child Psychol 85:89-102. 2003
    ..Both preschool and Grade 1 children showed evidence of using inversion in a fully quantitative manner, indicating that this principle is available in some form prior to extensive formal instruction in arithmetic...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relation between theory of mind and executive functions in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Carmen Rasmussen
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 16:e370-80. 2009
    ..Theory of mind (ToM) is the ability to understand that one's own perspective may differ from the perspective of another individual. ToM develops around age 4 and is correlated with performance on executive functioning tasks...
  4. doi request reprint Executive functioning in children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: profiles and age-related differences
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 15:201-15. 2009
    ..Older children with FASD showed more difficulty (relative to the norm) on some verbal tests of EF than younger children with FASD, suggesting that difficulty on some verbal EF tasks appears to become more pronounced with increasing age...
  5. ncbi request reprint The impact of an ADHD co-morbidity on the diagnosis of FASD
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 17:e165-76. 2010
    ..We compared children with FASD to those with FASD and co-morbid ADHD across the neurobehavioral domains recommended by the Canadian Guidelines in the diagnosis of FASD...
  6. doi request reprint The effectiveness of a community-based intervention program for women at-risk for giving birth to a child with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
    Carmen Rasmussen
    University of Alberta, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 48:12-21. 2012
    ..Clients also showed significant increases in goals and decreases in needs from pre-to post-program. The First Steps program demonstrated promising outcomes for women at-risk for giving birth to a child with FASD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Brief report: lie-telling in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 137 Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5G 0B7
    J Pediatr Psychol 33:220-5. 2008
    ..The lie-telling abilities of children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) (aged 4-8 years) were tested using a temptation resistance paradigm...
  8. doi request reprint An evaluation of social skills in children with and without prenatal alcohol exposure
    C Rasmussen
    Section of Pediatric Neurosciences, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Child Care Health Dev 37:711-8. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to examine social skills deficits among children with and without prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) who were both referred to a respite programme...
  9. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral functioning in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 137 Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 12:453-68. 2006
    ..Aboriginal children and Caucasian children with FASD do not appear to show the same pattern of strengths and weaknesses in neurobehavioral functioning...
  10. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning and working memory deficits on the CANTAB among children with prenatal alcohol exposure
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta
    J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol 18:e44-53. 2011
    ..Children with prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) display numerous neuropsychological impairments, including deficits on measures of executive functioning (EF) and working memory...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is the Chinese number-naming system transparent? Evidence from Chinese-English bilingual children
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Centre for Research in Child Development, University of Alberta
    Can J Exp Psychol 60:60-7. 2006
    ..Instead, relative proficiency in the two languages influenced counting skill. These results are discussed in terms of linguistic and cultural variables that might account for cross-linguistic differences in counting...
  12. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning and working memory in fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Psychology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1359-67. 2005
    ..There is limited research on the development of EF in individuals with FASD, which can have important implications for understanding of how these deficits unfold from childhood through adulthood...
  13. ncbi request reprint Representation and working memory in early arithmetic
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Centre for Research in Child Development, Department of Psychology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E9
    J Exp Child Psychol 91:137-57. 2005
    ..Assessing performance on different components of working memory in conjunction with different types of arithmetic problems provided new insights into the developing relations between working memory and how children do arithmetic...
  14. ncbi request reprint Memory strategy development in children with foetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Carmen Rasmussen
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:207-14. 2009
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  15. ncbi request reprint A review of the verbal and visual memory impairments in children with foetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Shazeen Manji
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Dev Neurorehabil 12:239-47. 2009
    ..Children with Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) have significant impairments in memory, negatively affecting academics and daily functioning...
  16. doi request reprint Longitudinal MRI reveals altered trajectory of brain development during childhood and adolescence in fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Sarah Treit
    Centre for Neuroscience, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T6G 2V2
    J Neurosci 33:10098-109. 2013
    ..Longitudinal DTI indicates delayed white matter development during childhood and adolescence in FASD, which may underlie persistent or worsening behavioral and cognitive deficits during this critical period...
  17. doi request reprint The impact of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders on families: evaluation of a family intervention program
    Lindsey S Leenaars
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Alberta, 6 102 Education North, Edmonton, AB T6G 2G5, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 48:431-5. 2012
    ..Families reported high overall satisfaction with the CF program. The limitations, directions for future research, and implications for service providers were also discussed...
  18. doi request reprint Developmental cortical thinning in fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Dongming Zhou
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Neuroimage 58:16-25. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Brain microstructure is related to math ability in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Catherine Lebel
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:354-63. 2010
    ..The goal of this study was to use diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) to investigate the relationship between mathematical skill and brain white matter structure in children with FASD...
  20. doi request reprint Source monitoring in children with and without fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Katrina Kully-Martens
    Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, 10230 111 Ave, Edmonton, AB, T5G 0B7, Canada
    J Pediatr Psychol 37:725-35. 2012
    ..This study examined overall source monitoring ability and performance profiles of children with FASD compared to controls...
  21. doi request reprint Extensive deep gray matter volume reductions in children and adolescents with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Alexa Nardelli
    Centre for Neuroscience, University of Alberta, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:1404-17. 2011
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  22. ncbi request reprint Memory patterns of acquisition and retention of verbal and nonverbal information in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Jacqueline R Pei
    University of Alberta, Department of Educational Psychology, Edmonton, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 15:e44-56. 2008
    ..Thus, the goal of this study was to further explore memory functions and expose possible patterns that may exist in children with FASD...
  23. doi request reprint A review of social skills deficits in individuals with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders and prenatal alcohol exposure: profiles, mechanisms, and interventions
    Katrina Kully-Martens
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:568-76. 2012
    ..Individuals gestationally exposed to alcohol experience a multitude of sociobehavioral impairments, including deficits in adaptive behaviors such as social skills...
  24. doi request reprint The effectiveness of a community-based intervention for parents with FASD
    Kennedy Denys
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, 10230 111 Ave, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 47:209-19. 2011
    ..Limitations of this study as well as future implications were also discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effect of rehearsal training on working memory span of children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Carly Loomes
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, 137 Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital, 10230 111 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5G 0B7
    Res Dev Disabil 29:113-24. 2008
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  26. doi request reprint Affective decision-making on the Iowa gambling task in children and adolescents with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
    Katrina Kully-Martens
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:137-44. 2013
    ..The implications of poor task performance and a lack of age-related findings in children with FASD are discussed...
  27. doi request reprint Executive function and memory in children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
    Jacqueline Pei
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Child Neuropsychol 17:290-309. 2011
    ..Information from the present study will not only help to improve understanding of functioning in this population but also provide insight into how to deal with EF and memory deficits in terms of testing, treatment, and intervention...
  28. doi request reprint Mental health issues in fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Jacqueline Pei
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Ment Health 20:438-48. 2011
    ..High numbers of individuals with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) have been described as having mental health problems...
  29. ncbi request reprint Three types of source monitoring by children with and without autism: the role of executive function
    Suzanne Hala
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 35:75-89. 2005
    ..We suggest that the overall impairment found for the children with autism may be due to broader impairments in executive function...
  30. doi request reprint Brain diffusion abnormalities in children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Catherine Lebel
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1732-40. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to use diffusion tensor imaging, an advanced magnetic resonance imaging technique, to examine microstructural differences of white and deep gray matter in children with FASD...
  31. pmc Neurobehavioural outcomes of children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders: A Canadian perspective
    Carmen Rasmussen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Paediatr Child Health 13:185-91. 2008
    ..Finally, future directions and implications regarding outcomes research among children with FASD, particularly within a Canadian context, are discussed...
  32. doi request reprint A culturally adapted drug and alcohol abuse prevention program for aboriginal children and youth
    Lola T Baydala
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Canada
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 3:37-46. 2009
    ..In response to substance abuse within their community, the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation invited the University of Alberta (UofA) to partner in a collaborative effort to establish a school-based substance abuse prevention program...
  33. pmc Diagnosing fetal alcohol spectrum disorder: History, challenges and future directions
    Jennifer Benz
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Paediatr Child Health 14:231-7. 2009
    ..Finally, the study reviews the future directions and implications regarding current diagnostic strategies...
  34. ncbi request reprint ADHD characteristics in Canadian Aboriginal children
    Lola Baydala
    University of Alberta and Misericordia Hospital, Canada
    J Atten Disord 9:642-7. 2006
    ..The authors examine how many Aboriginal children attending two reservation-based elementary schools in Northern Alberta, Canada, would demonstrate symptoms associated with ADHD using standardized parent and teacher questionnaires...