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References for further reading on Dyspraxia / DCD


www.dyscovery.org papers are referenced in full here.

Kirby A, Peters L .2007 100 Ideas for Supporting Pupils with Dyspraxia and DCD Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd

Kirby, A. 2006. Mapping SEN. London: Fulton Press

Kirby, A. 2004 The adolescent with developmental co-ordination disorder. London: Jessica Kingsley Press

Kirby, A., Drew, S.A. 2003 A Guide to Developmental Co-ordination Disorders. London: Fulton Press

Kirby, A & Kaplan, B. 2003 Fast facts in specific learning difficulties. Oxford: Health Press

Kirby, A. 2001. Dyspraxia and Developmental Co-ordination Disorder. London: Souvenir Press

Some general references

American Psychiatric Association (1994) DSM-IV Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Washington, DC

American Psychiatric Association (2000) DSM-IV-TR Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Washington, DC

Bruininks RH, Bruininks BD (2005) Bruininks Oseretsky test of motor proficiency. 2nd Edition. Windsor, NFER-Nelson

Cairney J, Hay JA, Faught BE, Hawes R (2005) Developmental coordination disorder and overweight and obesity in children aged 9–14 years. Int J of Obesity 29: 369-72

Chambers ME, Sugden DA (2006) Early years movement skills: description, diagnosis and intervention. London, Whurr

Dupré E (1925) Pathologie de L'Imagination et de L'Emotivite. Paris, Pavot

ESRC Leeds University. UK-DCD Consensus Statement. Consensus Meeting Series 2004-2006. www.uk-dcd.org.uk

Faught B, Hay J, Cairney J, Flouris A (2005) Increased risk for coronary vascular disease in children with developmental coordination disorder.

J Adolescent Health 37: 376-80

Green D, Baird G, Barnett AL, Henderson L, Huber J, Henderson SE (2002) The severity and nature of motor impairment in Asperger's syndrome: a comparison with specific developmental disorder of motor function. J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43: 655 -68

Hall D (1988) Clumsy children. BMJ 296: 375-6

Henderson, SE, Sugden, DA (2007) Movement Assessment Battery for Children. Second Edition. London, The Psychological Corporation

Hibbeln J R, Davis J M, Steer C, Emmett P, Rogers I, Williams C, et al. (2007) Maternal seafood consumption in pregnancy and neurodevelopmental outcomes in childhood (ALSPAC study): An observational cohort study. Lancet 369: 578-85

Hill EL (1998) A dyspraxic deficit in specific language impairment and developmental coordination disorder? Evidence from hand and arm movements. Dev Med Child Neurol 40: 388-95

Kaplan BJ, Crawford SG, Wilson BN, Dewey D (1997) Comorbidity of developmental coordination disorder and different types of reading disability. J Int Neuropsychol Soc 3: 54

Kirby A, Davies R (2007) Developmental Coordination Disorder and Joint Hypermobility Syndrome - overlapping disorders? Implications for research and clinical practice. Child Care Health Dev 33(5): 513-9

Kirby A, Salmon G, Edwards L (2007) Should Children with ADHD be Routinely Screened for Motor Coordination Problems? The Role of the Paediatric Occupational Therapist. BJOT, 70(11): 483-6

Kirby A, Salmon G, Edwards L (2007) Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and developmental co-ordination difficulties: knowledge and practice among child and adolescent psychiatrists and paediatricians. Psychiatric Bulletin 31: 336-8

Kirby A, Sugden D, Beveridge S, Edwards L (2008) Developmental Co-ordination Disorder (DCD) in adults and adolescents. JORSEN 8:120-31

Kirby A, Woodward A, Jackson S (2009) Benefits of omega-3 supplementation for school children: Review of the current evidence. Br Educ Res J (in Press)

Kirby A, Edwards L, Sugden D, Rosenblum S (2009) The development and standardization of the Adult Developmental Co-ordination Disorders /Dyspraxia Checklist (ADC). Res dev disabilities (in press)

Kooistra L, Crawford S, Dewey D, Cantell M, Kaplan BJ ( 2005) Motor correlates of ADHD: contribution of reading disability and oppositional defiant disorder. J Learn Disabil 38:195-206

Lefebvre C, Reid G (1998) Prediction in ball catching by children with and without a development co-ordination disorder. Adapt Phys Activ Quart 15: 299-315

Lingam R, Hunt L, Golding J, Jongmans M, Emond A (2009) Prevalence of Developmental Coordination Disorder Using the DSM-IV at 7 Years of Age: A UK Population–Based Study. Pediatrics 123(4): 693-700

Martin NC, Piek JP, Hay D (2006) DCD and ADHD: a genetic study of their shared aetiology. Hum Mov Sci 25:110-24

Missiuna C, Gaines R, Pollock N (2002) Recognizing and referring children at risk for developmental coordination disorder: Role of the speech language pathologist. J Speech Lang Pathol Audiol 26:172-9

Morton J (2004) Understanding Developmental Disorders: A Causal Modelling Approach. London, Blackwell

Orton ST (1937) Reading, Writing and Speech Problems In Children. New York, WW Norton

Peters JM, Henderson SE (2008) Understanding developmental coordination disorder (DCD) and its impact on families:the contribution of single case studies. In: Sugden DA, Kirby A & Dunford C, eds. Special Edition of IJDDE 55: 97-113

Pitcher TM, Piek JP, Hay DA (2003) Fine and gross motor ability in males with ADHD. Dev Med Child Neurol 45: 525-35

Pless M, Carlsson M (2000) Effects of motor skill intervention on DCD: a meta-analysis. Adapted P Act Q 17: 381-401

Polatajko HJ, Cantin N (2005) Developmental Coordination Disorder (Dyspraxia): An Overview of the State of the Art. Semin Pediatr 12: 250-258

Prunty, Mellissa (2014) An examination of writing pauses in the handwriting of children with developmental coordination disorder Research in Developmental Disabilities Volume 35, Issue 11, Pages 2603-3208 (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0891422214003096)

Querne L , Berquin P, Vernier-Hauvette M, Fall S, Deltour L, Meyer, M et al (2008) Dysfunction of the attentional brain network in children with Developmental Coordination Disorder : A fMRI study. Brain Res 1244: 89-102

Rasta SP, Eliot J (1999) Written expression in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Dev Med Child Neurol 41:159 -65

Rivard LM, Missuina C, Hanna S, Wishart L (2007) Understanding teacher’s perceptions of the motor difficulties of children with developmental co-ordination disorder( DCD) Br J Ed Psych 77: 633-648

Scabar A, Devescovi R, Blason L, Bravar L, Carrozi M (2006)

Comorbidity of DCD and SLI: Significance of epileptiform activity during sleep. Child Care Health Dev 32:733-9

Skinner RA, Piek JP (2001) Psychosocial implications of poor motor coordination in children and adolescents. Hum Mov Sci 20: 73-94

Sigurdsson E, van Os J, Fombonne E (2002) Are impaired childhood motor skills a risk factor for adolescent anxiety? Am J Psychiatry 159:1044 -6

Sugden, DA (2007) Current approaches to intervention in children with developmental coordination disorder. Dev Med Child Neurol 49: 467-471

Taylor E, Dopfner M, Sergeant J, Asherson P, Banaschewski T, Buitelaar J et al. (2004) European clinical guidelines for hyperkinetic disorder-first upgrade. Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 13(1): 7-30

Tucha O, Lange KL (2001) Effects of Methylphenidate on Kinematic Aspects of Handwriting in Hyperactive Boys. J Abnormal Psychol 29: 351-6

Visser J (2003) Developmental coordination disorder: A review of research on subtypes and comorbidities. Hum Movement Sci 22: 479 -93

Walton JN, Ellis E, Court SDM (1962) Clumsy children: developmental apraxia and agnosis. Brain 85: 603-12

Wilson, BN, Crawford SG, Green D, Roberts G, Aylott A, Kaplan BJ (2009) Psychometric Properties of the Revised Developmental Coordination Disorder Questionniare. Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 29: 182-202

World Health Organization (1992) International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th edn, Vol. 1, ICD-10. Geneva, WHO

World Health Organization (1992) Classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Clinical Descriptions and Diagnostic Guidelines. Geneva, WHO

World Health Organization (1993) Classification of Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Diagnostic Criteria For Research. Geneva, WHO

Wright HC, Sugden DA (1996) A two-step procedure for the identification of children with developmental co-ordination disorder in Singapore. Dev Med Child Neurol 38: 1099-1105

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