G I Orsmond

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sensory clusters of toddlers with autism spectrum disorders: differences in affective symptoms
    A Ben-Sasson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:817-25. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavior problems in adults with mental retardation and maternal well-being: examination of the direction of effects
    Gael I Orsmond
    Boston University, Boston, MA 02215l, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 108:257-71. 2003
  3. pmc Adolescent siblings of individuals with an autism spectrum disorder: testing a diathesis-stress model of sibling well-being
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Boston University, 635 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1053-65. 2009
  4. pmc Siblings of individuals with an autism spectrum disorder: sibling relationships and wellbeing in adolescence and adulthood
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Autism 13:59-80. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Siblings of individuals with autism spectrum disorders across the life course
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Counseling, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 13:313-20. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Siblings of individuals with autism or Down syndrome: effects on adult lives
    G I Orsmond
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 01867, USA
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:682-96. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Mothers of adolescents and adults with autism: parenting multiple children with disabilities
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Counseling, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Intellect Dev Disabil 45:257-70. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Mother-child relationship quality among adolescents and adults with autism
    Gael I Orsmond
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 111:121-37. 2006
  9. pmc The daily lives of adolescents with an autism spectrum disorder: discretionary time use and activity partners
    Gael I Orsmond
    Boston University, Massachusetts, USA
    Autism 15:579-99. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Extreme sensory modulation behaviors in toddlers with autism spectrum disorders
    Ayelet Ben-Sasson
    Psychology Department, University of Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 61:584-92. 2007

Research Grants

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Sensory clusters of toddlers with autism spectrum disorders: differences in affective symptoms
    A Ben-Sasson
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:817-25. 2008
    ..In this study we identified clusters of toddlers with ASDs who shared sensory profiles and examined differences in affective symptoms across these clusters...
  2. ncbi request reprint Behavior problems in adults with mental retardation and maternal well-being: examination of the direction of effects
    Gael I Orsmond
    Boston University, Boston, MA 02215l, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 108:257-71. 2003
    ..Initial levels and changes over time in behavior problems predicted changes in maternal well-being, and initial levels and changes over time in maternal well-being predicted changes in behavior problems in the son or daughter...
  3. pmc Adolescent siblings of individuals with an autism spectrum disorder: testing a diathesis-stress model of sibling well-being
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Boston University, 635 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1053-65. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Siblings of individuals with an autism spectrum disorder: sibling relationships and wellbeing in adolescence and adulthood
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Autism 13:59-80. 2009
    ..For adults, more shared activities were observed when the sibling with ASD was younger in age and had fewer behavior problems; greater positive affect in sibling relationships was predicted by greater parental support...
  5. ncbi request reprint Siblings of individuals with autism spectrum disorders across the life course
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Counseling, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Ment Retard Dev Disabil Res Rev 13:313-20. 2007
    ..Finally, we note the variability in sibling outcomes, and suggest further examination of potential moderating and mediating factors, including genetic predispositions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Siblings of individuals with autism or Down syndrome: effects on adult lives
    G I Orsmond
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, Boston, MA 01867, USA
    J Intellect Disabil Res 51:682-96. 2007
    ..with a disability? (2) Are there gender effects on the sibling relationship and sibling experience in these two groups? (3) Which factors are predictive of variation in the sibling relationship for siblings of adults with ASD or DS?..
  7. ncbi request reprint Mothers of adolescents and adults with autism: parenting multiple children with disabilities
    Gael I Orsmond
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Counseling, Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Intellect Dev Disabil 45:257-70. 2007
    ..Findings are discussed with respect to understanding the needs of such families, including service provision...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mother-child relationship quality among adolescents and adults with autism
    Gael I Orsmond
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 111:121-37. 2006
    ....
  9. pmc The daily lives of adolescents with an autism spectrum disorder: discretionary time use and activity partners
    Gael I Orsmond
    Boston University, Massachusetts, USA
    Autism 15:579-99. 2011
    ..The way that adolescents with an ASD spend their free time may have implications for their development and the course of their autism symptoms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Extreme sensory modulation behaviors in toddlers with autism spectrum disorders
    Ayelet Ben-Sasson
    Psychology Department, University of Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 61:584-92. 2007
    ..Findings point to the early onset of an extreme sensory profile in ASD. Occupational therapists need to assess multiple domains of sensory behaviors to accurately identify the needs of toddlers with ASD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Understanding and negotiating friendships: perspectives from an adolescent with Asperger syndrome
    Brooke Howard
    Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Autism 10:619-27. 2006
    ..He described negotiating his own and his friend's focused interests. Family members played important roles in the establishment and maintenance of the adolescent's friendships...
  12. ncbi request reprint Peer relationships and social and recreational activities among adolescents and adults with autism
    Gael I Orsmond
    Sargent College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Boston University, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 34:245-56. 2004
    ....
  13. pmc Change in autism symptoms and maladaptive behaviors in adolescents and adults with an autism spectrum disorder
    Paul T Shattuck
    University of Wisconsin, 533 Waisman Ctr, 1500 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1735-47. 2007
    ..Compared to adolescents, older sample members (31 and older) had fewer maladaptive behaviors and experienced more improvement in these behaviors over time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Bidirectional effects of expressed emotion and behavior problems and symptoms in adolescents and adults with autism
    Jan S Greenberg
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 111:229-49. 2006
    ..Although autism is a complex genetic disorder, the effect of the family environment in shaping the behavioral phenotype should not be underestimated...
  15. ncbi request reprint Life course studies of siblings of individuals with developmental disabilities
    Marsha Mailick Seltzer
    Waisman Center, University of Wisconsin, 1500 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Ment Retard 43:354-9. 2005

Research Grants1

  1. Adolescent Siblings of Brothers or Sisters with Autism
    Gael Orsmond; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..An overall goal of the study in this proposal is to establish a sample of siblings who, with additional funding in the future, could be followed longitudinally as they transition to adulthood. ..