Martha D Kaiser
Affiliation: Yale University
- Autistic traits are associated with diminished neural response to affective touchAvery C Voos
230 South Frontage Road, Yale University New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:378-86. 2013..Variability in the brain response to such touch illustrates a tight coupling of social behavior and social brain function in typical adults...
- Disrupted action perception in autism: behavioral evidence, neuroendophenotypes, and diagnostic utilityMartha D Kaiser
Yale Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520, United States
Dev Cogn Neurosci 2:25-35. 2012..We propose that a comprehensive understanding of the development of impaired responses to biological motion in ASD can inform future diagnosis and treatment approaches...
- Comparison of visual sensitivity to human and object motion in autism spectrum disorderMartha D Kaiser
Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Autism Res 3:191-5. 2010..Reduced visual sensitivity to human movements could compromise important social behaviors including, for example, gesture comprehension...
- Neural mechanisms of improvements in social motivation after pivotal response treatment: two case studiesAvery C Voos
Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
J Autism Dev Disord 43:1-10. 2013..These results suggest that neural systems supporting social perception are malleable through implementation of PRT...
- Brain mechanisms for processing affective touchIlanit Gordon
Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Hum Brain Mapp 34:914-22. 2013..These findings characterize a network of brain regions beyond the insula involved in coding CT-targeted affective touch...
- Social inclusion enhances biological motion processing: a functional near-infrared spectroscopy studyDanielle Z Bolling
Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, 230 South Frontage Road, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Brain Topogr 26:315-25. 2013..Thus, fNIRS can reliably measure brain responses to biological motion and can detect social experience-dependent modulations of these brain responses...