Isabelle Soulieres

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The level and nature of autistic intelligence II: what about Asperger syndrome?
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e25372. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Enhanced mental image mapping in autism
    I Soulieres
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:848-57. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Category induction in autism: slower, perhaps different, but certainly possible
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 64:311-27. 2011
  4. pmc Enhanced visual processing contributes to matrix reasoning in autism
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Neural Systems Group, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:4082-107. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The level and nature of autistic intelligence III: Inspection time
    Elise B Barbeau
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal CETEDUM, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 122:295-301. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Enhanced visual functioning in autism: an ALE meta-analysis
    Fabienne Samson
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal CETEDUM, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:1553-81. 2012
  7. pmc The level and nature of autistic intelligence
    Michelle Dawson
    Pervasive Developmental Disorders Specialized Clinic, Hôpital Rivière des Prairies, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Sci 18:657-62. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Atypical processing of auditory temporal complexity in autistics
    Fabienne Samson
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal CETEDUM, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 49:546-55. 2011
  9. pmc Neuroimaging of the functional and structural networks underlying visuospatial vs. linguistic reasoning in high-functioning autism
    Chérif P Sahyoun
    MGH MIT HMS Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA 02129 2060, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:86-95. 2010
  10. pmc Enhanced perception in savant syndrome: patterns, structure and creativity
    Laurent Mottron
    Clinique spécialisée de l autisme, Hôpital Rivière des Prairies7070 Boulevard Perras, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H1E 1A4
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1385-91. 2009

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Publications13

  1. pmc The level and nature of autistic intelligence II: what about Asperger syndrome?
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e25372. 2011
    ..Autistic spectrum intelligence is atypical, but also genuine, general, and underestimated...
  2. doi request reprint Enhanced mental image mapping in autism
    I Soulieres
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:848-57. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Category induction in autism: slower, perhaps different, but certainly possible
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 64:311-27. 2011
    ..Our findings confirm that categorization may be successfully performed by autistics, but may necessitate longer exposure to material, as the top-down use of rules may be only secondary to a guessing strategy in autistics...
  4. pmc Enhanced visual processing contributes to matrix reasoning in autism
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Neural Systems Group, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:4082-107. 2009
    ..Visual processing mechanisms may therefore play a more prominent role in reasoning in autistics...
  5. doi request reprint The level and nature of autistic intelligence III: Inspection time
    Elise B Barbeau
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal CETEDUM, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 122:295-301. 2013
    ..When autism spectrum abilities are compared to typical abilities, results may be influenced by speech development history as well as by the instrument used for intelligence matching...
  6. doi request reprint Enhanced visual functioning in autism: an ALE meta-analysis
    Fabienne Samson
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal CETEDUM, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 33:1553-81. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc The level and nature of autistic intelligence
    Michelle Dawson
    Pervasive Developmental Disorders Specialized Clinic, Hôpital Rivière des Prairies, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Sci 18:657-62. 2007
    ..We conclude that intelligence has been underestimated in autistics...
  8. doi request reprint Atypical processing of auditory temporal complexity in autistics
    Fabienne Samson
    Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal CETEDUM, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Neuropsychologia 49:546-55. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Neuroimaging of the functional and structural networks underlying visuospatial vs. linguistic reasoning in high-functioning autism
    Chérif P Sahyoun
    MGH MIT HMS Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA 02129 2060, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:86-95. 2010
    ..The HFA group's engagement of posterior brain regions along with its weak connections to frontal language areas suggest support for a reliance on visual mediation in autism, even in tasks of higher cognition...
  10. pmc Enhanced perception in savant syndrome: patterns, structure and creativity
    Laurent Mottron
    Clinique spécialisée de l autisme, Hôpital Rivière des Prairies7070 Boulevard Perras, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H1E 1A4
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:1385-91. 2009
    ..In the context of autistics' enhanced perception, the nature and extent of these two mechanisms, and their possible contribution to the creativity evident in savant performance, are explored...
  11. ncbi request reprint Atypical categorical perception in autism: autonomy of discrimination?
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Department of Psychology, Université de Montréal and Clinique spécialisée des troubles Envahissants du Développement, Hôpital Rivière des Prairies, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:481-90. 2007
    ..The absence of influence of categorical knowledge on discrimination suggests an increased autonomy of low-level perceptual processes in autism, in the form of a reduced top-down influence from categories toward discrimination...
  12. doi request reprint Superior estimation abilities in two autistic spectrum children
    Isabelle Soulieres
    Hôpital Rivière des Prairies, Centre d Excellence en Troubles Envahissants du Développement de l Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
    Cogn Neuropsychol 27:261-76. 2010
    ..Within this framework, it is proposed that estimation abilities, like absolute pitch, rely on the ability to map a verbal code with a specific magnitude of a psychophysical dimension...
  13. pmc Autistic fluid intelligence: Increased reliance on visual functional connectivity with diminished modulation of coupling by task difficulty
    Isabelle Simard
    Department of Psychology, University of Montreal, Pavillon Marie Victorin, C P 6128, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, Quebec H3C 3J7, Canada Research center, Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Montréal, 7401, rue Hochelaga, Montreal, Quebec H1N 3M5, Canada
    Neuroimage Clin 9:467-78. 2015
    ..In addition to the now well-established enhanced activity observed in visual areas in a range of tasks, these results suggest that the enhanced reliance on visual perception has a central role in autistic cognition. ..