Brittany G Travers

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Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Longitudinal processing speed impairments in males with autism and the effects of white matter microstructure
    Brittany G Travers
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 53:137-45. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Spatial and identity cues differentially affect implicit contextual cueing in adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2393-404. 2013
  3. pmc Diffusion tensor imaging in autism spectrum disorder: a review
    Brittany G Travers
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Autism Res 5:289-313. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Motor difficulties in autism spectrum disorder: linking symptom severity and postural stability
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:1568-83. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Motor learning in individuals with autism spectrum disorder: activation in superior parietal lobule related to learning and repetitive behaviors
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    Autism Res 8:38-51. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Decision-making skills in ASD: performance on the Iowa Gambling Task
    Joanna L Mussey
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    Autism Res 8:105-14. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Motor-linked implicit learning in persons with autism spectrum disorders
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487, USA
    Autism Res 3:68-77. 2010
  8. doi request reprint A systems level analysis of the mirror neuron hypothesis and imitation impairments in autism spectrum disorders
    Rajesh K Kana
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CIRC 235G, 1719 6th Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0021, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 35:894-902. 2011
  9. pmc Neural substrates of interpreting actions and emotions from body postures
    Rajesh K Kana
    Department of Psychology, University of AlabaBirmingham, CIRC 235G, 1719 6th Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0021, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:446-56. 2012

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Publications9

  1. pmc Longitudinal processing speed impairments in males with autism and the effects of white matter microstructure
    Brittany G Travers
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1500 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 53:137-45. 2014
    ..Taken together, the present findings suggest that robust decreases in processing speed may be present in ASD, more pronounced in adulthood, and partially attributable to white matter microstructural integrity. ..
  2. doi request reprint Spatial and identity cues differentially affect implicit contextual cueing in adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2393-404. 2013
    ..Nuances in implicit learning and clinical implications are discussed. ..
  3. pmc Diffusion tensor imaging in autism spectrum disorder: a review
    Brittany G Travers
    Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Autism Res 5:289-313. 2012
    ..Clinical implications and future research directions are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Motor difficulties in autism spectrum disorder: linking symptom severity and postural stability
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:1568-83. 2013
    ..Further, current ASD symptoms were related to postural stability during two-legged standing in individuals with ASD. Future directions and clinical implications are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Motor learning in individuals with autism spectrum disorder: activation in superior parietal lobule related to learning and repetitive behaviors
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    Autism Res 8:38-51. 2015
    ..In conjunction, these results suggest that the SPL may play an important role in motor learning and repetitive behavior in individuals with ASD...
  6. doi request reprint Decision-making skills in ASD: performance on the Iowa Gambling Task
    Joanna L Mussey
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
    Autism Res 8:105-14. 2015
    ..The combined results suggest that the way that persons with ASD explore and attend to their environment may be related to poor decision making. Implications for cognitive learning styles are discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Motor-linked implicit learning in persons with autism spectrum disorders
    Brittany G Travers
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487, USA
    Autism Res 3:68-77. 2010
    ..The results of this study, coupled with past findings, suggest that people with ASD may be able to learn motor movements without conscious awareness, especially if the individual is older and is learning fine motor sequences...
  8. doi request reprint A systems level analysis of the mirror neuron hypothesis and imitation impairments in autism spectrum disorders
    Rajesh K Kana
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CIRC 235G, 1719 6th Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0021, USA
    Neurosci Biobehav Rev 35:894-902. 2011
    ..Such an analysis may have greater clinical and therapeutic value...
  9. pmc Neural substrates of interpreting actions and emotions from body postures
    Rajesh K Kana
    Department of Psychology, University of AlabaBirmingham, CIRC 235G, 1719 6th Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 0021, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:446-56. 2012
    ..These results suggest that empathy levels and sex of the participant may affect neural responses to emotional body language...