P Howlin

Summary

Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adult outcome for children with autism
    Patricia Howlin
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:212-29. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint An 8 year follow-up of a specialist supported employment service for high-ability adults with autism or Asperger syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Autism 9:533-49. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Using the social communication questionnaire to identify 'autistic spectrum' disorders associated with other genetic conditions: findings from a study of individuals with Cohen syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Autism 8:175-82. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome in high-functioning adults with autism with and without early language delays: implications for the differentiation between autism and Asperger syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:3-13. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcome in adult life for people with Williams syndrome-- results from a survey of 239 families
    P Howlin
    St George s University of London, London, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 50:151-60. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioural characteristics and autistic features in individuals with Cohen Syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    Dept of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW 17 ORE, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:57-64. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Autistic features in Cohen syndrome: a preliminary report
    P Howlin
    St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 43:692-6. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Social, communicational, and behavioral deficits associated with ring X turner syndrome
    S El Abd
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Med Genet 88:510-6. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint A pilot evaluation study of the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) for children with autistic spectrum disorders
    Iliana Magiati
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Autism 7:297-320. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive, language, and adaptive behavior profiles in individuals with a diagnosis of Cohen syndrome
    J Karpf
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Clin Genet 65:327-32. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Adult outcome for children with autism
    Patricia Howlin
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:212-29. 2004
    ..Information on long-term prognosis in autism is limited. Outcome is known to be poor for those with an IQ below 50, but there have been few systematic studies of individuals with an IQ above this...
  2. ncbi request reprint An 8 year follow-up of a specialist supported employment service for high-ability adults with autism or Asperger syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Autism 9:533-49. 2005
    ..Moreover, there are many non-financial benefits, which are difficult to quantify. The importance of specialist employment support of this kind is discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Using the social communication questionnaire to identify 'autistic spectrum' disorders associated with other genetic conditions: findings from a study of individuals with Cohen syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Autism 8:175-82. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Outcome in high-functioning adults with autism with and without early language delays: implications for the differentiation between autism and Asperger syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 33:3-13. 2003
    ..The poor performance on language tests also challenges the assumption that early language development in Asperger syndrome is essentially normal...
  5. ncbi request reprint Outcome in adult life for people with Williams syndrome-- results from a survey of 239 families
    P Howlin
    St George s University of London, London, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 50:151-60. 2006
    ..As a preliminary to a more detailed investigation of adults with Williams syndrome, a parental questionnaire was distributed to members of the UK Williams Syndrome Foundation, focusing on areas of skill and difficulties in adult life...
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioural characteristics and autistic features in individuals with Cohen Syndrome
    Patricia Howlin
    Dept of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London SW 17 ORE, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 14:57-64. 2005
    ..The implications of these findings for our understanding of Cohen Syndrome are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Autistic features in Cohen syndrome: a preliminary report
    P Howlin
    St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 43:692-6. 2001
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  8. ncbi request reprint Social, communicational, and behavioral deficits associated with ring X turner syndrome
    S El Abd
    Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Am J Med Genet 88:510-6. 1999
    ..In some cases the obsessive behavior was extreme and incapacitating. This characteristic behavioral profile may aid the diagnosis and future understanding of ring X...
  9. ncbi request reprint A pilot evaluation study of the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) for children with autistic spectrum disorders
    Iliana Magiati
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Autism 7:297-320. 2003
    ..The majority of participants showed improvements in their ability to use PECS. The results are discussed in relation to the methodological and practical difficulties that arose during the project...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive, language, and adaptive behavior profiles in individuals with a diagnosis of Cohen syndrome
    J Karpf
    Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Clin Genet 65:327-32. 2004
    ..The implications for genetic testing are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Linguistic dissociations in Williams syndrome: evaluating receptive syntax in on-line and off-line tasks
    A Karmiloff-Smith
    MRC Cognitive Development Unit and University College, London, UK
    Neuropsychologia 36:343-51. 1998
    ..We conclude by arguing that WS syntax is not intact and that their language might turn out to be more like second language learning than normal acquisition...
  12. ncbi request reprint Monitoring the progress of preschool children with autism enrolled in early intervention programmes: problems in cognitive assessment
    I Magiati
    Department of Psychology, St George's Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Autism 5:399-406. 2001
    ..Possible ways of collecting, recording and reporting test data, so as to avoid spurious conclusions about treatment effects, are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Stability of the autism diagnostic interview-revised from pre-school to elementary school age in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Jo Moss
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:1081-91. 2008
    ..In conclusion while classification of children according to ADI-R criteria generally remained stable between pre-school and elementary school age, many children demonstrated significant improvements in symptom severity...
  14. doi request reprint The Classroom Observation Schedule to Measure Intentional Communication (COSMIC): an observational measure of the intentional communication of children with autism in an unstructured classroom setting
    Greg Pasco
    Department of Community Health Science, St George s University of London, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:1807-18. 2008
    ..Results suggest that the use of observational measures of intentional communication in natural settings is a valuable assessment strategy for research and clinical practice...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS) training for teachers of children with autism: a pragmatic, group randomised controlled trial
    Patricia Howlin
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:473-81. 2007
    ..To assess the effectiveness of expert training and consultancy for teachers of children with autism spectrum disorder in the use of the Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS)...
  16. pmc Savant skills in autism: psychometric approaches and parental reports
    Patricia Howlin
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1359-67. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint Autobiographical memory and social problem-solving in Asperger syndrome
    Lorna Goddard
    Department of Psychology, Goldsmiths College, University of London, New Cross, London, SE14 6NW, United Kingdom
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:291-300. 2007
    ..Autobiographical memory performance was also impaired with significantly longer latencies to retrieve specific memories and fewer specific memories retrieved in comparison to controls...
  18. ncbi request reprint An assessment approach to abuse allegations made through facilitated communication
    P Howlin
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Child Abuse Negl 20:103-10. 1996
    ..The paper suggests a number of guidelines that might be followed when professionals are faced with dilemmas of a similar kind...
  19. doi request reprint Autism spectrum disorders in genetic syndromes: implications for diagnosis, intervention and understanding the wider autism spectrum disorder population
    J Moss
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 53:852-73. 2009
    ..An emerging literature on behavioural phenotypes has highlighted apparent associations between autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) or ASD-related phenomenology and a number of different genetically determined syndromes...
  20. ncbi request reprint Asperger syndrome: a proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of brain
    Declan G M Murphy
    Department of Psychological Medicine, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:885-91. 2002
    ..Nobody has examined the relationship between abnormalities in the frontal and parietal lobes and clinical symptoms in people with AS...
  21. doi request reprint Systematic review of early intensive behavioral interventions for children with autism
    Patricia Howlin
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Am J Intellect Dev Disabil 114:23-41. 2009
    ..This review provides evidence for the effectiveness of EIBI for some, but not all, preschool children with autism...
  22. doi request reprint Autism and diagnostic substitution
    Patricia Howlin
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:325. 2008
  23. doi request reprint Health and social outcomes in adults with Williams syndrome: findings from cross-sectional and longitudinal cohorts
    Sarah Elison
    Department of Community Health Sciences, St George s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Res Dev Disabil 31:587-99. 2010
    ..These findings are consistent in indicating no age related decline in social or adaptive functioning in adults with WS, at least up to the age of 50-55 years...
  24. ncbi request reprint Can early interventions alter the course of autism?
    Patricia Howlin
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Novartis Found Symp 251:250-9; discussion 260-5, 281-97. 2003
    ..The paper discusses findings from follow-up studies over the years and assess the impact of different intervention procedures on outcome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Brain anatomy and sensorimotor gating in Asperger's syndrome
    Grainne M McAlonan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Brain 125:1594-606. 2002
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  26. ncbi request reprint A two-year prospective follow-up study of community-based early intensive behavioural intervention and specialist nursery provision for children with autism spectrum disorders
    Iliana Magiati
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:803-12. 2007
    ..This prospective study compared outcome for pre-school children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) receiving autism-specific nursery provision or home-based Early Intensive Behavioural Interventions (EIBI) in a community setting...
  27. ncbi request reprint Research into early intervention for children with autism and related disorders: methodological and design issues. Report on a workshop funded by the Wellcome Trust, Institute of Child Health, London, UK, November 2001
    Tony Charman
    Autism 7:217-25. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Psychological disturbance associated with sexual abuse in people with learning disabilities. Case-control study
    Heather Sequeira
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:451-6. 2003
    ..The association between sexual abuse, mental health and behavioural problems in people with learning disabilities has not previously been examined in a controlled study...
  29. ncbi request reprint Impaired olfactory identification in Asperger's syndrome
    Yusuke Suzuki
    Clinical Age Research Unit, Department of Health Care of Elderly, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine, King s College London, UK
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 15:105-7. 2003
    ..Relative to control subjects, Asperger's syndrome subjects were not impaired at odor detection but were significantly impaired at olfactory identification...
  30. ncbi request reprint Measuring developmental progress of children with autism spectrum disorder on school entry using parent report
    Tony Charman
    Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Autism 8:89-100. 2004
    ..Such data would assist in judging claims regarding developmental progress within particular programmes...