- Use of the questionnaire on resources and stress (QRS-F) with parents of young children with autismEmma Honey
University of Newcastle, UK
Autism 9:246-55. 2005..These analyses lend preliminary support to the convergent validity of the scale. Overall, the data support the use of a total stress score from the 31-item version of the QRS-F in research with parents of young children with autism...
- Repetitive behaviour and play in typically developing children and children with autism spectrum disordersEmma Honey
Psychology Department, University of Durham, Science Site, South Road, Durham, DH1 3LE, UK
J Autism Dev Disord 37:1107-15. 2007..However there was also an association between play, repetitive behaviour and language, confirming the international classification systems description of imagination as a component of language and communication difficulties...
- One-year change in repetitive behaviours in young children with communication disorders including autismEmma Honey
Department of Psychology, University of Durham, Durham, UK
J Autism Dev Disord 38:1439-50. 2008..ADI-R repetitive behaviour algorithm scores increased over time; however, when all 12 behaviours were considered, there was a general decrease in impact upon the child's and family's activities. Reasons for this decrease are discussed...
- Can a diagnosis of Asperger syndrome be made in very young children with suspected autism spectrum disorder?Helen McConachie
University of Newcastle upon Tyne, School of Clinical Medical Sciences, 1 2 Claremont Terrace, Newcastle, NE2 4AE, UK
J Autism Dev Disord 35:167-76. 2005..Repetitive behaviours seem significant in the early referral of able children for a PDD diagnosis, but identification of children with AS is more likely to occur reliably once children are older and enter school...