Lauren E Kenworthy

Summary

Affiliation: Children's National Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Aberrant neural mediation of verbal fluency in autism spectrum disorders
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, 10 Center Drive, Room 4C104, MSC 1366, Bethesda, MD 20892 1366, USA Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children s National Medical Center, 15245 Shady Grove Road, Suite 350, Rockville, MD 20850, USA Electronic address
    Brain Cogn 83:218-26. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Disorganization: the forgotten executive dysfunction in high-functioning autism (HFA) spectrum disorders
    Lauren E Kenworthy
    Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children s National Medical Center, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 28:809-27. 2005
  3. pmc Understanding executive control in autism spectrum disorders in the lab and in the real world
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children s Research Institute Neuroscience, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 18:320-38. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Are executive control functions related to autism symptoms in high-functioning children?
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Children s Nat l Medical Center, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 15:425-40. 2009
  5. pmc Adaptive behavior ratings correlate with symptomatology and IQ among individuals with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:416-23. 2010
  6. pmc Functional connectivity of the inferior frontal cortex changes with age in children with autism spectrum disorders: a fcMRI study of response inhibition
    Philip S Lee
    Department of Psychology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:1787-94. 2009
  7. pmc Set-shifting in children with autism spectrum disorders: reversal shifting deficits on the Intradimensional/Extradimensional Shift Test correlate with repetitive behaviors
    Benjamin E Yerys
    Children s Research Institute Neuroscience, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20009, USA
    Autism 13:523-38. 2009
  8. pmc Brief report: Further evidence for inner speech deficits in autism spectrum disorders
    Gregory L Wallace
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1366, Building 10, Room 4C104, Bethesda, MD 20892 1366, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1735-9. 2009
  9. pmc Atypical neural substrates of Embedded Figures Task performance in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Philip S Lee
    Department of Psychology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Neuroimage 38:184-93. 2007

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Publications9

  1. pmc Aberrant neural mediation of verbal fluency in autism spectrum disorders
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, 10 Center Drive, Room 4C104, MSC 1366, Bethesda, MD 20892 1366, USA Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children s National Medical Center, 15245 Shady Grove Road, Suite 350, Rockville, MD 20850, USA Electronic address
    Brain Cogn 83:218-26. 2013
    ..Contrasts of verbal fluency and automatic speech provide an opportunity to evaluate the neural underpinnings of generativity and flexibility in autism spectrum disorders (ASD)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Disorganization: the forgotten executive dysfunction in high-functioning autism (HFA) spectrum disorders
    Lauren E Kenworthy
    Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children s National Medical Center, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 28:809-27. 2005
    ..Results did indicate global EF deficits in the combined group of children with HFA and AD. Within the EF domain, specific deficits in flexibility and organization were most prominent...
  3. pmc Understanding executive control in autism spectrum disorders in the lab and in the real world
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children s Research Institute Neuroscience, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 18:320-38. 2008
    ..Our review suggests that a multi-source approach emphasizing veridicality may provide the most comprehensive assessment of executive control in autism...
  4. doi request reprint Are executive control functions related to autism symptoms in high-functioning children?
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Children s Nat l Medical Center, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 15:425-40. 2009
    ..Executive dysfunction is one of several potential cognitive phenotypes in autism...
  5. pmc Adaptive behavior ratings correlate with symptomatology and IQ among individuals with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders
    Lauren Kenworthy
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:416-23. 2010
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  6. pmc Functional connectivity of the inferior frontal cortex changes with age in children with autism spectrum disorders: a fcMRI study of response inhibition
    Philip S Lee
    Department of Psychology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Cereb Cortex 19:1787-94. 2009
    ..This discrepancy suggests an atypical developmental trajectory in ASD for right IFC connectivity with other neural regions supporting response inhibition...
  7. pmc Set-shifting in children with autism spectrum disorders: reversal shifting deficits on the Intradimensional/Extradimensional Shift Test correlate with repetitive behaviors
    Benjamin E Yerys
    Children s Research Institute Neuroscience, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20009, USA
    Autism 13:523-38. 2009
    ..In addition, the relationship between set-shifting and non-social symptoms suggests its utility as a potentially informative intermediate phenotype in ASDs...
  8. pmc Brief report: Further evidence for inner speech deficits in autism spectrum disorders
    Gregory L Wallace
    Laboratory of Brain and Cognition, National Institute of Mental Health, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1366, Building 10, Room 4C104, Bethesda, MD 20892 1366, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:1735-9. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that diminished inner speech usage among individuals with high functioning autism spectrum disorders (relative to TD controls) may contribute to executive dysfunction associated with these disorders...
  9. pmc Atypical neural substrates of Embedded Figures Task performance in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Philip S Lee
    Department of Psychology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057, USA
    Neuroimage 38:184-93. 2007
    ..ASD children performed the EFT at the same level as controls but with reduced cortical involvement, suggesting that disembedded visual processing is accomplished parsimoniously by ASD relative to typically developing brains...