Affiliation: University College London
- The impact of childhood maltreatment: a review of neurobiological and genetic factorsEamon McCrory
Developmental Risk and Resilience Unit, Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London London, UK
Front Psychiatry 2:48. 2011..We conclude by exploring the extent to which the growing evidence base in relation to neurobiological and genetic research may be relevant to clinical practice and intervention...
- Amygdala activation in maltreated children during pre-attentive emotional processingEamon J McCrory
Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London and The Anna Freud Centre, London, UK
Br J Psychiatry 202:269-76. 2013..To date, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) studies of children have mainly focused on institutionalisation and investigated conscious processing of affect...
- The link between child abuse and psychopathology: a review of neurobiological and genetic researchEamon McCrory
University College London UCL, London WC1H 0AP, UK
J R Soc Med 105:151-6. 2012..We also consider the clinical implications of future neurobiological and genetic research...
- Eye-witness memory and suggestibility in children with Asperger syndromeEamon McCrory
The Anna Freud Centre, UCL, London, UK
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:482-9. 2007..Extant studies of memory shed limited light on this issue as they involved either laboratory-based tasks or protocols that varied between participants...
- Research review: the neurobiology and genetics of maltreatment and adversityEamon McCrory
University College London UCL, London, UK The Anna Freud Centre, London, UK
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1079-95. 2010..Finally we consider several ways in which the neurobiological and genetic research may be relevant to clinical practice and intervention...
- Developmental trajectories associated with juvenile sexually abusive behaviour and emerging severe personality disorder in childhood: 3 - year studyEileen Vizard
Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry and Department of Psychology, University College London, London, UK
Br J Psychiatry Suppl 49:s27-32. 2007..Little is known about the developmental trajectories of juveniles presenting with sexually abusive behaviour or emerging severe personality disorder traits...
- Neural bases of Theory of Mind in children with autism spectrum disorders and children with conduct problems and callous-unemotional traitsElizabeth O'Nions
Developmental Risk and Resilience Unit, Clinical, Educational, and Health Psychology Research Department, University College London, UK
Dev Sci 17:786-96. 2014..Findings suggest that although both ASD and CP/HCU are characterized by social difficulties, only children with ASD display atypical neural processing associated with ToM...
- Heritable variations in gray matter concentration as a potential endophenotype for psychopathic traitsFruhling V Rijsdijk
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:406-13. 2010..Genetic vulnerability to psychopathic traits is likely to also manifest at the neural level. We have recently reported increased gray matter concentration in several brain areas in boys with psychopathic traits...
- I Can't Take My Eyes Off of You: Attentional Allocation to Infant, Child, Adolescent and Adult Faces in Mothers and Non-MothersChloe Thompson-Booth
Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London, London, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 9:e109362. 2014..These findings indicate that cues potentially signalling vulnerability, specifically age and sad affect, interact to engage attention. They point to a potentially important mechanism, which helps facilitate caregiving behaviour. ..