R Peter Hobson

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Person-centred (deictic) expressions and autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:403-15. 2010
  2. ncbi Symbolic play in congenitally blind children
    Martin Bishop
    Tavistock Clinic, London, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 17:447-65. 2005
  3. ncbi What facilitates social engagement in preschool children with autism?
    Dawn C Wimpory
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:564-73. 2007
  4. ncbi Foundations for self-awareness: An exploration through autism
    Peter R Hobson
    University of London
    Monogr Soc Res Child Dev 71:vii-166. 2006
  5. ncbi Communicative depth: soundings from developmental psychopathology
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, London, United Kingdom
    Infant Behav Dev 30:267-77. 2007
  6. doi Dialogic linkage and resonance in autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Adult Department, Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2718-28. 2012
  7. doi Qualities of symbolic play among children with autism: a social-developmental perspective
    R Peter Hobson
    Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:12-22. 2009
  8. doi Personal pronouns and communicative engagement in autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:653-64. 2010
  9. doi Dissociable aspects of imitation: a study in autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, NW3 5BA, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Exp Child Psychol 101:170-85. 2008
  10. doi Reversible autism among congenitally blind children? A controlled follow-up study
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic and Institute of Child Health, 120 Belsize Lane, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1235-41. 2010

Collaborators

  • Karlen Lyons-Ruth
  • D G Moore
  • Jessica A Meyer
  • Jessica A Hobson
  • Rosa M García-Pérez
  • Anthony Lee
  • Dawn C Wimpory
  • Peter R Hobson
  • Martin Bishop
  • Lisa E Crandell
  • Susana Calò
  • Supriya Malik
  • Kyratso Bargiota
  • Ruth Harris
  • Rosa García-Pérez
  • Susan Nash
  • Gayathri Chidambi
  • Matthew P H Patrick

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi Person-centred (deictic) expressions and autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:403-15. 2010
    ..In Study 2, participants with autism were less accurate in responding to instructions involving contrastive deictic terms, and fewer responded accurately to indicative head nods...
  2. ncbi Symbolic play in congenitally blind children
    Martin Bishop
    Tavistock Clinic, London, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 17:447-65. 2005
    ..The findings suggest a way to reconcile conflicting reports of symbolic play deficits in young blind children, and may be relevant for explaining the association between autism and congenital blindness...
  3. ncbi What facilitates social engagement in preschool children with autism?
    Dawn C Wimpory
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:564-73. 2007
    ..We consider the implications for understanding the developmental psychopathology of autism...
  4. ncbi Foundations for self-awareness: An exploration through autism
    Peter R Hobson
    University of London
    Monogr Soc Res Child Dev 71:vii-166. 2006
    ..We propose a rebalancing of emotion theory that gives greater prominence to children's developing forms of interpersonal and intra-psychic relatedness...
  5. ncbi Communicative depth: soundings from developmental psychopathology
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, London, United Kingdom
    Infant Behav Dev 30:267-77. 2007
    ..In the pursuit of such understanding, we may gain insights into typically developing infants' capacities for intersubjective engagement...
  6. doi Dialogic linkage and resonance in autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Adult Department, Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 42:2718-28. 2012
    ..Participants with autism were not less likely to show a basic form of dialogic resonance across successive utterances (the 'frame grab'), but more often elaborated their responses in an atypical manner...
  7. doi Qualities of symbolic play among children with autism: a social-developmental perspective
    R Peter Hobson
    Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:12-22. 2009
    ..By contrast, and as predicted, children with autism were rated as showing less playful pretend involving self-conscious awareness of pretending, investment in the symbolic meanings given to play materials, creativity, and fun...
  8. doi Personal pronouns and communicative engagement in autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:653-64. 2010
    ..In these settings, atypical third person pronoun usage seemed to reflect limited communicative engagement, but first person pronouns were relatively spared...
  9. doi Dissociable aspects of imitation: a study in autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, NW3 5BA, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London WC1N 1EH, UK
    J Exp Child Psychol 101:170-85. 2008
    ..We interpret the findings in terms of a link among children's capacities for intersubjective engagement, imitation, and learning new ways to relate to objects...
  10. doi Reversible autism among congenitally blind children? A controlled follow-up study
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic and Institute of Child Health, 120 Belsize Lane, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1235-41. 2010
    ..Atypical forms of autism may yield insights into the development and nature of the syndrome...
  11. ncbi Personal relatedness and attachment in infants of mothers with borderline personality disorder
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic, University College, London, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 17:329-47. 2005
    ..The results are discussed in relation to hypotheses concerning the interpersonal relations of women with BPD, and possible implications for their infants' development...
  12. doi Only connect? Communication, identification, and autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, London, UK
    Soc Neurosci 2:320-35. 2007
    ..The two groups were almost completely separate on a composite measure of identification. We consider the implications of these findings for typical and atypical development...
  13. ncbi Foundations for self and other: a study in autism
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, London and Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Dev Sci 8:481-91. 2005
    ..We suggest that this process of identification is essential to self-other relations and grounds young children's developing understanding of minds...
  14. doi Explaining autism: Ten reasons to focus on the developing self
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic and Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London, London NW35BA, UK
    Autism 14:391-407. 2010
    ..The study of limitations in these aspects of self-other relatedness among individuals with autism is pivotal for understanding the pathogenesis of the syndrome...
  15. ncbi Maternal sensitivity and infant triadic communication
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic and University College, London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:470-80. 2004
    ..In order to determine that any effects were specific to infants' behaviour in the interpersonal domain, we also tested their performance on tests of understanding means-ends relations and object permanence...
  16. doi How mothers with borderline personality disorder relate to their year-old infants
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic and Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 195:325-30. 2009
    ..Women with borderline personality disorder have conflictual interpersonal relations that may extend to disrupted patterns of interaction with their infants...
  17. pmc The pathogenesis of autism: insights from congenital blindness
    R Peter Hobson
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, University College London, 120 Belsize Lane, London NW3 5BA, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 358:335-44. 2003
    ..If we can determine the way in which congenital blindness predisposes to features of autism, we shall be in a better position to trace the developmental pathways that lead to the syndrome in sighted children...
  18. ncbi Identification: the missing link between joint attention and imitation?
    Jessica A Hobson
    Institute of Child Health and Tavistock Clinic, University College London, London, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 19:411-31. 2007
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  19. doi The relation between social engagement and pretend play in autism
    Jessica A Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic, London, UK
    Br J Dev Psychol 31:114-27. 2013
    ..Limitations in creative, playful pretend among children with autism relate to their restricted interpersonal communication and engagement...
  20. ncbi 'Still-face' interactions between mothers with borderline personality disorder and their 2-month-old infants
    Lisa E Crandell
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 183:239-47. 2003
    ..There is evidence that psychopathology in mothers may be associated with dysfunctional mother-infant interactions...
  21. ncbi Narrative role-taking in autism
    Rosa M García-Pérez
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London, NW3 5BA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 38:156-68. 2008
    ..The results illustrate aspects of social-cognitive impairment that extend beyond the children's limitations in 'theory of mind' understanding...
  22. doi Anticipatory concern: a study in autism
    Jessica A Hobson
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    Dev Sci 12:249-63. 2009
    ..We discuss possible implications for theoretical perspectives on the early development of empathy in typically as well as atypically developing children...
  23. ncbi On intersubjective engagement in autism: a controlled study of nonverbal aspects of conversation
    Rosa M García-Pérez
    Developmental Psychopathology Research Unit, Tavistock Clinic, 120 Belsize Lane, London, NW3 5BA, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1310-22. 2007
    ..We interpret the findings in terms of a group difference in identification between conversational partners...
  24. ncbi Working in the transference: clinical and research perspectives
    R Peter Hobson
    Tavistock Clinic and Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK
    Psychol Psychother 78:275-93. 2005
    ..It follows that we should be circumspect about generalizing from research on the therapeutic effectiveness of transference interpretations when what is meant may differ widely from study to study...
  25. pmc A controlled study of Hostile-Helpless states of mind among borderline and dysthymic women
    Karlen Lyons-Ruth
    Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Attach Hum Dev 9:1-16. 2007
    ..These findings offer fresh insights into the nature of BPD and extend previous evidence concerning affected individuals' patterns of thinking and feeling about childhood attachment figures...
  26. ncbi Cognitive and social factors in the development of infants with Down syndrome
    Derek G Moore
    Department of Psychology, University of East London
    Downs Syndr Res Pract 8:43-52. 2002
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  27. ncbi Social engagement and understanding in chimpanzees and humans
    R Peter Hobson
    University of London
    Monogr Soc Res Child Dev 70:133-52. 2005
  28. ncbi Between ourselves: psychodynamics and the interpersonal domain
    R Peter Hobson
    Br J Psychiatry 182:193-5. 2003