Nurit Yirmiya

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social and emotional adjustment of siblings of children with autism
    Tammy Pilowsky
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:855-65. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Matching procedures in autism research: evidence from meta-analytic studies
    Michal Shaked
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel 91905
    J Autism Dev Disord 34:35-40. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Theory of mind abilities in young siblings of children with autism
    Michal Shaked
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91905, Israel
    Autism 10:173-87. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and verbal abilities of 24- to 36-month-old siblings of children with autism
    Nurit Yirmiya
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, 91905, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:218-29. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological functioning of siblings of children with autism, siblings of children with developmental language delay, and siblings of children with mental retardation of unknown genetic etiology
    Tammy Pilowsky
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:537-52. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The development of young siblings of children with autism from 4 to 54 months
    Ifat Gamliel
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, 91905, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:171-83. 2007
  7. pdf The development of siblings of children with autism at 4 and 14 months: social engagement, communication, and cognition
    Nurit Yirmiya
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:511-23. 2006
  8. pmc Developmental trajectories in siblings of children with autism: cognition and language from 4 months to 7 years
    Ifat Gamliel
    School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1131-44. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The Broad Autism Phenotype Questionnaire: mothers versus fathers of children with an autism spectrum disorder
    Ifat Seidman
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, 91905 Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:837-46. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Molecular genetic studies of the arginine vasopressin 1a receptor (AVPR1a) and the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) in human behaviour: from autism to altruism with some notes in between
    Salomon Israel
    Department of Psychology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Prog Brain Res 170:435-49. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Social and emotional adjustment of siblings of children with autism
    Tammy Pilowsky
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:855-65. 2004
    ..Social and emotional adjustment of siblings of children with autism was examined, to explore their risk or resilience to effects of genetic liability and environmental factors involved in having a sibling with autism...
  2. ncbi request reprint Matching procedures in autism research: evidence from meta-analytic studies
    Michal Shaked
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel 91905
    J Autism Dev Disord 34:35-40. 2004
    ..Suggestions for future research are discussed, highlighting variables such as type of comparison group, matching procedures, chronological and mental ages, gender, and birth order...
  3. ncbi request reprint Theory of mind abilities in young siblings of children with autism
    Michal Shaked
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91905, Israel
    Autism 10:173-87. 2006
    ..The conclusion is that SIBS-A show resilience in ToM abilities. Possibly, these deficits are not genetically transferred to siblings, at least as measured in laboratory-based ToM tasks...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and verbal abilities of 24- to 36-month-old siblings of children with autism
    Nurit Yirmiya
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, 91905, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:218-29. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in reference to language difficulties in autism spectrum disorders and the genetic liability for autism...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological functioning of siblings of children with autism, siblings of children with developmental language delay, and siblings of children with mental retardation of unknown genetic etiology
    Tammy Pilowsky
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:537-52. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The development of young siblings of children with autism from 4 to 54 months
    Ifat Gamliel
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, 91905, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:171-83. 2007
    ..Even these siblings by and large caught up by the age of 54 months, with receptive and expressive language abilities remaining an area of difficulty for some earlier identified siblings...
  7. pdf The development of siblings of children with autism at 4 and 14 months: social engagement, communication, and cognition
    Nurit Yirmiya
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:511-23. 2006
    ..To compare siblings of children with autism (SIBS-A) and siblings of children with typical development (SIBS-TD) at 4 and 14 months of age...
  8. pmc Developmental trajectories in siblings of children with autism: cognition and language from 4 months to 7 years
    Ifat Gamliel
    School of Education, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1131-44. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The Broad Autism Phenotype Questionnaire: mothers versus fathers of children with an autism spectrum disorder
    Ifat Seidman
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, 91905 Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:837-46. 2012
    ..Results are discussed in reference to sex differences in BAP-related characteristics in parents of children with autism...
  10. doi request reprint Molecular genetic studies of the arginine vasopressin 1a receptor (AVPR1a) and the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) in human behaviour: from autism to altruism with some notes in between
    Salomon Israel
    Department of Psychology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Prog Brain Res 170:435-49. 2008
    ..Ultimately, investigators should strive to develop a cohesive model explaining how genomic variations are translated into individual and group differences in higher-order social behaviours...
  11. pmc All-trans retinoic acid upregulates reduced CD38 transcription in lymphoblastoid cell lines from Autism spectrum disorder
    Mathias Riebold
    Department of Human Genetics, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Mol Med 17:799-806. 2011
    ..In conclusion, our results provide an empirical basis for the development of a pharmacological ASD treatment strategy based on retinoids...
  12. ncbi request reprint Language abilities of siblings of children with autism
    Tammy Pilowsky
    Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:914-25. 2003
    ..Language abilities of siblings of children with autism were examined to explore the possibility that language abilities are behavioral markers specific to the genetic liability for autism, as part of the broader phenotype...
  13. doi request reprint Resolution of the diagnosis among parents of children with autism spectrum disorder: associations with child and parent characteristics
    Shahaf Milshtein
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:89-99. 2010
    ..Maternal but not paternal resolution status was associated with reported negative impact of raising a child with a disability on family life, but not with other characteristics of the child or the parent...
  14. pmc Pragmatic language and school related linguistic abilities in siblings of children with autism
    Noa Ben-Yizhak
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, 91905, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Autism Dev Disord 41:750-60. 2011
    ..These results are discussed in the context of the developmental trajectories of SIBS-A and in relation to the BAP...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in parents of children with autism: a meta-analysis
    Nurit Yirmiya
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:69-83. 2005
    ..The genetic basis of autism has received great attention during the last few years. The psychiatric status of parents of persons with autism has been studied as part of the broad phenotype of autism...
  16. doi request reprint Arginine vasopressin and oxytocin modulate human social behavior
    Richard P Ebstein
    Department of Psychology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Herzog Memorial Hospital, Givat Shaul, Jerusalem, Israel
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1167:87-102. 2009
    ..We expect that future studies will continue this advance and deepen our understanding of these complex events...
  17. doi request reprint The prodrome of autism: early behavioral and biological signs, regression, peri- and post-natal development and genetics
    Nurit Yirmiya
    Department of Psychology and School of Education, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel 91905
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:432-58. 2010
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Minor fetal sonographic findings in autism spectrum disorder
    Moriya Gamliel
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah Ein Kerem Hebrew University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Obstet Gynecol Surv 67:176-86. 2012
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Family-based and population study of a functional promoter-region monoamine oxidase A polymorphism in autism: possible association with IQ
    Nurit Yirmiya
    Department of Psychology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Med Genet 114:284-7. 2002
    ..5, P = 0.046, N = 28) in the small group of autism subjects recruited from families with two affected siblings...
  20. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of preschool children with severe emotional and behavioral symptoms
    Doron Gothelf
    Feinberg Child Study Center, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 43:16-20. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to identify the factors predicting the clinical outcome in preschool inpatients with emotional and behavioral disorders...