From coping with the boredom of being at home for days on end to grappling with fear and uncertainty, there...SCHOOL OF MEDICINE HUMAN RESOURCES
A biomarker in newborns may signal autism spectrum disorder months or even years before troubling symptoms develop and such diagnoses...SCHOOL OF MEDICINE NEWS RELEASE
Dr. Joan Luby and her colleagues have linked adversity, including poverty and neglect in the first years of life, to...WUSM Outlook Magazine
School of Medicine leading multicenter study aimed at understanding brain development in babies with the conditionSchool of Medicine news release
Medical challenges at birth less important than stressful home life in predicting future psychiatric healthSchool of Medicine news release
Multicenter grant funds infant brain imaging at Washington University and other centersSchool of Medicine news release
Work will aid effort to understand role of nature versus nurtureSchool of Medicine news release
Glowinski, artist Outlaw address mental health through artworkSchool of Medicine news release
On 4/26, she will receive the Dr. John M. Anderson Excellence in Mental Health Award for her work in promoting...St. Louis American
Fleeing violence in Myanmar, refugees who are unsure of future settle in Bangladeshi campsSchool of Medicine news release
Phone app targets depression, anxiety, eating disordersSchool of Medicine news release
St. Louis Children’s Hospital is launching a new 14-bed inpatient unit, for which an active search is underway for leadership...
Starting on page 26, Dr. Eric Spiegel offers advice on making a plan for screen time at home.St. Louis Jewish Parents
Genetic tests for people with autism are far from routine and don’t always yield results, but the information they offer...Spectrum News
The Washington University Transgender Center helps families navigate the complex world of gender identityWashington University Outlook
Dr. Neha Navsaria discusses child brain development and effective strategies to modifying child behavior.Fox 2 News
Melissa Jonson-Reid, the Ralph and Muriel Pumphrey Professor of Social Work Research at the Brown School, and her team, including...WUSTL The Source
Dr. Eric Spiegel offers advice on cell phone usage for children.St. Louis Children's Hospital
Study involving behavior, brain scans may help ID issues early in lifeSchool of Medicine news release
New statistics indicate rates of autism in children have continued to increase. However, the rates have increased only modestly, suggesting...SCHOOL OF MEDICINE NEWS RELEASE
Recent findings in autism and the impact on future researchSt. Louis Public Radio
Dr. Dehra Harris received a Samuel R. Goldstein Leadership Award in Medical Student EducationSchool of Medicine news release
Dr. Eric Spiegel on SLCH’s Radio Rounds discusses strategies for managing children’s screen time.St. Louis Children's Hospital
Drs. Rogers and Constantino examine the importance of parental mental health screening in response to recent tragedy.St. Louis Post-Dispatch
An overview of current themes emerging in autism researchSpectrum News
Some of the past year's most significant discoveries in autism research, many of which were WU-led or faculty collaborated on.Spectrum News
Scientists have identified brain networks involved in a baby’s learning to walk — a discovery that eventually may help predict...School of Medicine
Drs. Rogers and Sylvester appear on the Pulse of St. Louis to discuss the implications of recent research on child...The Pulse of St. Louis (KPLR)
Drs. Anne Glowinski, Dehra Harris, and Celina Jacobi were recognized in an October 24th ceremony for their dedication and service...School of Medicine
Dr. Eric Spiegel shares tips on how to discuss Halloween safety with your kids.
Dr. Dehra Harris is interviewed on How to Talk to Kids About Anything, a podcast hosted by Dr. Robyn Silverman.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch columnist Aisha Sultan and KMOX radio host Debbie Monterrey talk with Dr. Eric Spiegel, director of child...St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Twin study reveals strong genetic influences on how infants visually explore social worldWashington University
On May 19, 2017, Dr. Dehra Harris, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, received the award of Clinical Teacher of the Year.
Functional connectivity magnetic resonance imaging (fcMRI) may predict which high-risk, 6-month old infants will develop autism spectrum disorder by age...National Institutes of Health
Children’s outcomes improve when perinatal mental health issues are addressed.Outlook Magazine
Multicenter research effort may help identify autism risk earlier in life…Washington University
Most children grow up without a worry in the world – and their only concern is “what’s for dinner?” However,...Washington University
Dr. John Constantino’s Second Generation Survey Project seeks to gather information about the genetic transmission of autistic traits in families.The Atlantic
Mini Tandon, MD is working to destigmatize mental health issues by bringing them front and center.WFMZ TX News
Dr. Cynthia Rogers explains mental health professionals’ hope that widespread screening will reduce the stigma of mental illness, and even normalize mental health questioning...
A study led by Natasha Marrus, MD, recruits women who had at least one child with autism, and who now have grandchildren, to...KMOX St. Louis
New CDC Funding Will Expand Knowledge about Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The Study to Explore Early Development (SEED) will be...