Publications and Presentations

The Center for Discovery is committed to advancing scientific understanding and standards of care through peer-reviewed publications and professional presentations.

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Measuring Complexity for Autism Interventions: TCFD’s Inventory of Neuroeducational Complexity

  • Authors: Theresa Hamlin, Jennifer Foster, Johanna Lantz, Matthew Northrup, Tania Villavicencio, Rune Simeonsson, Donald Lollar
  • Publication: Journal of Childhood & Developmental Disorders
  • Year: 2017

Recognize Need to Address Stress in Young Children with Autism

  • Author: Theresa Hamlin, Ed.D.
  • Publication: Special Ed Connection
  • Year: 2017

Improving Social Functioning and Challenging Behaviors in Adolescents with ASD and Significant ID: A Randomized Pilot Feasibility Trial of Reciprocal Imitation Training in a Residential Setting

  • Authors: Brooke Ingersoll, Natalie Berger, Danielle Carlsen, Theresa Hamlin
  • Publication: Developmental Neurorehabilitation
  • Year: 2016

Enhancing Assessment and Treatment of Challenging Behaviors in Autism Using Physiological Monitoring

  • Conference: Association of Applied Behavior Analysis International 11th Autism Conference
  • Presenters: Johanna Lantz, Matthew Northrup, Tania Villavicencio, 
  • Location: San Juan, PR
  • Year: 2017

STOMP: Socialization Through Original Music & Movement Programs

  • Conference: American Music Therapy Association Mid-Atlantic Region Conference
  • Presenters: Conio Loretto, Amanda Belcastro
  • Location: Rochester, NY
  • Year: 2017

Food Exploration and Discovery (FED) Program: A Comprehensive Approach to Addressing Complex Feeding Challenges

  • Conference: National Autism Society Conference
  • Presenters: Jessica Piatak, Alexandra Besecker, Kristina Carraccia, Stephanie Harrigan, Heidi Moser, Jessica Scanna
  • Location: New Orleans, LA
  • Date: October 2016

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