Annette Mercer Estes
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Parenting-related stress and psychological distress in mothers of toddlers with autism spectrum disordersAnnette Estes
Dept of Speech and Hearing Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States
Brain Dev 35:133-8. 2013..Recent advances in early diagnosis have resulted in younger children being diagnosed with ASDs but factors associated with parent stress in this age group are not well understood...
- Level of intellectual functioning predicts patterns of associated symptoms in school-age children with autism spectrum disorderAnnette Mercer Estes
Autism Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
Am J Ment Retard 112:439-49. 2007..Results suggest that level of intellectual functioning may be a risk factor for different patterns of associated symptoms by later childhood...
- Parenting stress and psychological functioning among mothers of preschool children with autism and developmental delayAnnette Estes
University of Washington, Seattle WA 98195 7920, USA
Autism 13:375-87. 2009..Results suggest clinical services aiming to support parents should include a focus on reducing problem behaviors in children with developmental disabilities...
- Basal ganglia morphometry and repetitive behavior in young children with autism spectrum disorderAnnette Estes
University of Washington Autism Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Autism Res 4:212-20. 2011..These results confirm earlier reports that RSB is common early in the clinical course of ASD and, furthermore, demonstrate that such behaviors may be associated with decreased volumes of the basal ganglia and thalamus...