Emma Colvert

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Do theory of mind and executive function deficits underlie the adverse outcomes associated with profound early deprivation?: findings from the English and Romanian adoptees study
    Emma Colvert
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:1057-68. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Emotional difficulties in early adolescence following severe early deprivation: findings from the English and Romanian adoptees study
    Emma Colvert
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, Denmark Hill, London, SE58AF UK
    Dev Psychopathol 20:547-67. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent outcomes of institutionally-deprived and non-deprived adoptees. II: language as a protective factor and a vulnerable outcome
    Carla Croft
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:31-44. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Normality and impairment following profound early institutional deprivation: a longitudinal follow-up into early adolescence
    Jana M Kreppner
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, England
    Dev Psychol 43:931-46. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Scholastic attainment following severe early institutional deprivation: a study of children adopted from Romania
    Celia Beckett
    MRC SGDP Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:1063-73. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Is sub-nutrition necessary for a poor outcome following early institutional deprivation?
    Edmund J S Sonuga-Barke
    Social, Genetic, Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, University of London, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:664-71. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent outcomes of institutionally deprived and non-deprived adoptees. III. Quasi-autism
    Michael Rutter
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1200-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Parents' evaluation of adoption success: a follow-up study of intercountry and domestic adoptions
    Jenny Castle
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:522-31. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent outcomes for institutionally-deprived and non-deprived adoptees. I: disinhibited attachment
    Michael Rutter
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:17-30. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Amygdala, hippocampal and corpus callosum size following severe early institutional deprivation: the English and Romanian Adoptees study pilot
    Mitul A Mehta
    Centre for Neuroimaging Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:943-51. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Do theory of mind and executive function deficits underlie the adverse outcomes associated with profound early deprivation?: findings from the English and Romanian adoptees study
    Emma Colvert
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:1057-68. 2008
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  2. doi request reprint Emotional difficulties in early adolescence following severe early deprivation: findings from the English and Romanian adoptees study
    Emma Colvert
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University of London, Denmark Hill, London, SE58AF UK
    Dev Psychopathol 20:547-67. 2008
    ..There was some evidence that emotion recognition might play a role in the emergence of these problems, but other measures of social competence and theory of mind showed no associations with the onset of emotional problems...
  3. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent outcomes of institutionally-deprived and non-deprived adoptees. II: language as a protective factor and a vulnerable outcome
    Carla Croft
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:31-44. 2007
    ..There is uncertainty about the extent to which language skills are part of general intelligence and even more uncertainty on whether deprivation has differential effects on language and non-language skills...
  4. ncbi request reprint Normality and impairment following profound early institutional deprivation: a longitudinal follow-up into early adolescence
    Jana M Kreppner
    Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Research Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, England
    Dev Psychol 43:931-46. 2007
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of the possibility of a sensitive period for development...
  5. ncbi request reprint Scholastic attainment following severe early institutional deprivation: a study of children adopted from Romania
    Celia Beckett
    MRC SGDP Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:1063-73. 2007
    ..When these factors were taken into account, only small between-group differences in attainment remained...
  6. doi request reprint Is sub-nutrition necessary for a poor outcome following early institutional deprivation?
    Edmund J S Sonuga-Barke
    Social, Genetic, Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, University of London, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:664-71. 2008
    ..Further studies of functional and structural neuroanatomy following institutional deprivation are required to delineate the role of brain development in its effects...
  7. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent outcomes of institutionally deprived and non-deprived adoptees. III. Quasi-autism
    Michael Rutter
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1200-7. 2007
    ..Some young children reared in profoundly depriving institutions have been found to show autistic-like patterns, but the developmental significance of these features is unknown...
  8. doi request reprint Parents' evaluation of adoption success: a follow-up study of intercountry and domestic adoptions
    Jenny Castle
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 79:522-31. 2009
    ..The findings emphasize the need for early intervention for children in severely deprived conditions, and for access to postadoption services that target the particular problem behaviors the children may exhibit...
  9. ncbi request reprint Early adolescent outcomes for institutionally-deprived and non-deprived adoptees. I: disinhibited attachment
    Michael Rutter
    MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:17-30. 2007
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Amygdala, hippocampal and corpus callosum size following severe early institutional deprivation: the English and Romanian Adoptees study pilot
    Mitul A Mehta
    Centre for Neuroimaging Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:943-51. 2009
    ..These pilot findings highlight the need for future studies to confirm the sensitivity of the amygdala to early deprivation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Inattention/overactivity following early severe institutional deprivation: presentation and associations in early adolescence
    Suzanne E Stevens
    Developmental Brain Behaviour Unit, School of Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:385-98. 2008
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Do the effects of early severe deprivation on cognition persist into early adolescence? Findings from the English and Romanian adoptees study
    Celia Beckett
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London
    Child Dev 77:696-711. 2006
    ..The findings draw attention to the psychological as well as physical risks of institutional deprivation...