Brigitte Chamak

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Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Autism: toward a necessary cultural revolution]
    Brigitte Chamak
    Centre de Recherche Psychotropes, santé mentale, Société, Cesames UMR 8136, Universite Rene Descartes, 45, rue des Saints Pères, 75006 Paris, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 19:1152-9. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Autism and social movements: French parents' associations and international autistic individuals' organisations
    Brigitte Chamak
    CESAMES, Universite Paris Descartes, 75270 Paris cedex 0, France
    Sociol Health Illn 30:76-96. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint What can we learn about autism from autistic persons?
    Brigitte Chamak
    INSERM, U 611, CNRS, UMR 8136, Universite Paris Descartes, CESAMES Centre de Recherche Psychotropes, santé mentale, Paris, France
    Psychother Psychosom 77:271-9. 2008
  4. doi request reprint The autism diagnostic experiences of French parents
    Brigitte Chamak
    Université Paris Descartes and INSERM, Universite Paris Descartes, France
    Autism 15:83-97. 2011
  5. doi request reprint [Autism: overestimation of the genetic origins]
    Brigitte Chamak
    Centre de recherche médecine, Sciences, santé, santé mentale et société, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris Cedex 06, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 26:659-62. 2010

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint [Autism: toward a necessary cultural revolution]
    Brigitte Chamak
    Centre de Recherche Psychotropes, santé mentale, Société, Cesames UMR 8136, Universite Rene Descartes, 45, rue des Saints Pères, 75006 Paris, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 19:1152-9. 2003
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  2. doi request reprint Autism and social movements: French parents' associations and international autistic individuals' organisations
    Brigitte Chamak
    CESAMES, Universite Paris Descartes, 75270 Paris cedex 0, France
    Sociol Health Illn 30:76-96. 2008
    ..If the disability movement is considered as the latest generation of social movements, the action of autistic persons can be viewed as the latest generation of the disability movements...
  3. ncbi request reprint What can we learn about autism from autistic persons?
    Brigitte Chamak
    INSERM, U 611, CNRS, UMR 8136, Universite Paris Descartes, CESAMES Centre de Recherche Psychotropes, santé mentale, Paris, France
    Psychother Psychosom 77:271-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to highlight their personal experiences, and to compare them to scientific and medical knowledge and representations...
  4. doi request reprint The autism diagnostic experiences of French parents
    Brigitte Chamak
    Université Paris Descartes and INSERM, Universite Paris Descartes, France
    Autism 15:83-97. 2011
    ..Regarding the way the diagnosis was announced, 63% of the parents of children with autism and 93% of the parents of adults with autism were dissatisfied. We discuss the parents' reactions and the changes in the diagnostic process...
  5. doi request reprint [Autism: overestimation of the genetic origins]
    Brigitte Chamak
    Centre de recherche médecine, Sciences, santé, santé mentale et société, Universite Paris Descartes, Paris Cedex 06, France
    Med Sci (Paris) 26:659-62. 2010
    ..Indeed, if being a twin is a risk factor for autism, then there may be an upwards bias in estimates of the genetic contribution to autism, and the intrauterine environment, including competition for nutrients, has been neglected...