Carla A Mazefsky

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Emotion regulation: concepts & practice in autism spectrum disorder
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Webster Hall, Suite 300, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA Electronic address
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 23:15-24. 2014
  2. pmc The role of emotion regulation in autism spectrum disorder
    Carla A Mazefsky
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:679-88. 2013
  3. pmc Brief report: comparability of DSM-IV and DSM-5 ASD research samples
    C A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Webster Hall, Suite 300, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:1236-42. 2013
  4. pmc ASD, a psychiatric disorder, or both? Psychiatric diagnoses in adolescents with high-functioning ASD
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:516-23. 2012
  5. pmc Association between depression and anxiety in high-functioning children with autism spectrum disorders and maternal mood symptoms
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Autism Res 3:120-7. 2010
  6. pmc Cognitive enhancement therapy for adults with autism spectrum disorder: results of an 18-month feasibility study
    Shaun M Eack
    School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh, 2117 Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2866-77. 2013
  7. pmc Brief report: is cognitive rehabilitation needed in verbal adults with autism? Insights from initial enrollment in a trial of cognitive enhancement therapy
    Shaun M Eack
    School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2233-7. 2013
  8. pmc Variability in adaptive behavior in autism: evidence for the importance of family history
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:591-9. 2008
  9. pmc Overrepresentation of mood and anxiety disorders in adults with autism and their first-degree relatives: what does it mean?
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Autism Res 1:193-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Emotion regulation patterns in adolescents with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder: comparison to typically developing adolescents and association with psychiatric symptoms
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Autism Res 7:344-54. 2014

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Emotion regulation: concepts & practice in autism spectrum disorder
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Webster Hall, Suite 300, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA Electronic address
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 23:15-24. 2014
    ..This information may be useful for clinicians working with children with ASD who exhibit behavioral problems. Suggestions for practice are provided. ..
  2. pmc The role of emotion regulation in autism spectrum disorder
    Carla A Mazefsky
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:679-88. 2013
    ..This article provides a conceptual and methodologic framework for understanding compromised emotion regulation (ER) in ASD...
  3. pmc Brief report: comparability of DSM-IV and DSM-5 ASD research samples
    C A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Webster Hall, Suite 300, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:1236-42. 2013
    ..Utilizing combined ADOS/ADI-R data, 93 % of participants met DSM-5 criteria, which suggests likely continuity between DSM-IV and DSM-5 research samples characterized with these instruments in combination...
  4. pmc ASD, a psychiatric disorder, or both? Psychiatric diagnoses in adolescents with high-functioning ASD
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 41:516-23. 2012
    ..Results emphasize the importance of increasing awareness of the manifestations of high-functioning autism in order to improve accuracy of diagnosis and appropriateness of interventions...
  5. pmc Association between depression and anxiety in high-functioning children with autism spectrum disorders and maternal mood symptoms
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Autism Res 3:120-7. 2010
    ..While larger follow-up studies are needed, this research has implications for prevention and intervention efforts...
  6. pmc Cognitive enhancement therapy for adults with autism spectrum disorder: results of an 18-month feasibility study
    Shaun M Eack
    School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh, 2117 Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2866-77. 2013
    ..001). These findings suggest that CET is a feasible, acceptable, and potentially effective intervention for remediating the social and non-social cognitive impairments in verbal adults with autism. ..
  7. pmc Brief report: is cognitive rehabilitation needed in verbal adults with autism? Insights from initial enrollment in a trial of cognitive enhancement therapy
    Shaun M Eack
    School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2233-7. 2013
    ..These findings indicate the need for comprehensive interventions designed to enhance cognition among verbal adults with autism who have intact intellectual functioning. ..
  8. pmc Variability in adaptive behavior in autism: evidence for the importance of family history
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:591-9. 2008
    ..This study provides initial evidence of the importance of family history to adaptive behavior in autism and has implications for genetics and treatment...
  9. pmc Overrepresentation of mood and anxiety disorders in adults with autism and their first-degree relatives: what does it mean?
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Autism Res 1:193-7. 2008
    ..Replicating these findings in a larger sample would help clarify whether a true increased risk of mood disorder exists, which would have potential implications for prevention efforts and understanding possible genetic mechanisms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Emotion regulation patterns in adolescents with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder: comparison to typically developing adolescents and association with psychiatric symptoms
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Autism Res 7:344-54. 2014
    ..Autism Res 2014, 7: 344-354. © 2014 International Society for Autism Research, Wiley Periodicals, Inc. ..
  11. ncbi request reprint Emotion perception in Asperger's syndrome and high-functioning autism: the importance of diagnostic criteria and cue intensity
    Carla A Mazefsky
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, and Child Development Unit, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1086-95. 2007
    ..Future research to build on these initial findings should include attention to tone of voice, underlying processing, and cue intensity...