Publications

Original publications with referee starting from the year 2000

2016–2019

Gabbatore, I., Bosco, F. M., Mäkinen, L., Ebeling, H., Hurtig, T. & Loukusa, S. (2019). Investigating pragmatic abilities in young Finnish adults using the Assessment Battery for Communication. Intercultural Pragmatics, https://doi.org/10.1515/ip-2019-0002.

Kuusikko-Gauffin S., Elsheikh S., Bölte S., Omar M., Riad R., Ebeling H., Rautio A. Moilanen I. K. (2018). Emotion recognition from the eye region in children with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder in Arab and Scandinavian countries. Scandinavian Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology, vol. 6, 4,  ISSN (Online) 2245-8875, DOI 10.21307/sjcapp-2018-015.

Mäkinen, L., Loukusa, S. & Kunnari, S. (2018). Tyypillisesti kehittyneiden lasten ja lasten, joilla on kielellinen erityisvaikeus tai autismikirjon häiriö, suoriutuminen Edmonton Narrative Norms Instrument (ENNI) –kerrontatestissä. Puhe ja kieli, 1, 23–40.

Loukusa S., Mäkinen, L., Moilanen, I., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Ebeling, H. & Leinonen, E. (2018). Assessing social-pragmatic inference skills in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Communication Disorders, 73, 91–105.

Loukusa, S. (2018). Sosiaalisen kommunikaation piirteet autismikirjon henkilöillä. Autismi, 1, 36–37.

Loukusa, S. & Mäkinen, L. (2017). Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) pienten autismikirjon lasten kuntoutusmenetelmä. Autismi, 1, 46–47.

Elsheikh S., Kuusikko-Gauffin S., Loukusa S., Omar M., Riad G., Ebeling H., Moilanen I. K. (2017). Neuropsychological Performance of Egyptian Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Psychology, 2017, 8, 1280-1300.

Alakortes, J., Kovaniemi, S., Carter, A. S., Bloigu, R., Moilanen, I. K., & Ebeling, H. E. (2017). Do child healthcare professionals and parents recognize social-emotional and behavioral problems in 1-year-old infants? European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 26, 481-495.

Alakortes, J., Fyrstén, J., Bloigu, R., Carter, A. S., Moilanen, I. K., & Ebeling, H. E.(2017). Parental reports of early socioemotional and behavioral problems: Does the father's view make a difference? Infant Mental Health Journal, 38, 363-377.

Loukusa, S. (2016). Pragmaattiset ja sosiaalisen havaitsemisen piirteet autismikirjon häiriössä sekä aktiivisuuden ja tarkkaavuuden häiriössä. In Loukusa, S., Hautala, T., Kääntä, L. & Suvanto, A. Näkökulmia vuorovaikutukseen (pp. 55–64). Puheen ja kielen tutkimuksen yhdistyksen julkaisuja 48. Helsinki.

Lönnqvist, L., Loukusa, S., Hurtig, T., Mäkinen, L., Siipo, A., Väyrynen, E., Palo, P., Laukka, S., Mämmelä, L., Mattila, ML & Ebeling, H. (2016). How Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder Watch and Interpret Pragmatically Complex Scenes. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology 2017 Nov;70(11):2331-2346. doi: 10.1080/17470218.2016.1233988. Epub 2016 Oct 19.

Elsheikh S, Kuusikko-Gauffin S, Mattila ML, Jussila K, Ebeling H, Loukusa S, Omar M, Riad G, Rautio A, Moilanen I. (2016). Neuropsychological performance of Finnish and Egyptian children with autism spectrum disorder Int J Circumpolar Health. 2016 Jan 29;75:29681. doi: 10.3402/ijch.v75.29681. eCollection 2016.

 

2011–2015

 

Alakortes, J., Fyrstén, J., Carter, A. S., Moilanen, I. K., & Ebeling, H. E. (2015). Finnish mothers' and fathers' reports of their boys and girls by using the Brief Infant-Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (BITSEA). Infant Behavior and Development, 39, 136-147.

Rahko JS, Vuontela VA, Carlson S, Nikkinen J, Hurtig TM, Kuusikko-Gauffin S, Mattila ML, Jussila KK, Remes JJ, Jansson-Verkasalo EM, Aronen  ET, Pauls DL, Ebeling HE, Tervonen O, Moilanen IK, Kiviniemi VJ. (2015). Attention and Working Memory in Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Functional MRI Study. Child Psychiatry Hum Dev. 2015 Sep 1. 

Jussila, K., Lyall K., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Mattila, M.-L., Pollock-Wurman R, Hurtig T, Joskitt L, Bloigu R, Ebeling H, Moilanen I, Pauls D.  Familiality of Quantitative Autism Traits. (2015). Scandinavian Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology  3(2): 126-135.

Rahko, J., Vuontela, V., Carlson, S., Nikkinen, J., Hurtig, T., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Kiviniemi, V. (2014). Altered scaling of deactivation in high functioning young subjects with autism spectrum disorder: A functional MRI study. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Alakortes, J., Fyrstén, J., Carter, A., Moilanen, I., & Ebeling, H. (2014). Comparison of mothers’ and fathers’ assessments of early social-emotional and behavioral problems and competences among Finnish toddlers. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Jussila, K., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Mattila, M.-L., Loukusa, S., Pollock-Wurman. R., Joskitt, L., Ebeling, H., Moilanen, I., Pauls, D., & Hurtig, T. (2014). Cross-Cultural differences in the Social Responsiveness Scale (SRS)? Evaluation of the Finnish version among High-Functioning School Aged Males with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 9, 38–44. DOI: 10.1016/j.rasd.2014.09.008

Loukusa, S., Mäkinen, L., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Ebeling, H., & Moilanen, I. (2014). Theory of mind and emotion recognition skills in children with specific language impairment, autism spectrum disorder and typical development: Group differences and connection to knowledge of grammatical morphology, word-finding abilities and verbal working memory. International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 49, 498-507.

Mäkinen, L., Loukusa, S., Leinonen, E., Moilanen, I., Ebeling, H., & Kunnari, S. (2014). Characteristics of narrative language in autism spectrum disorder: Evidence from the Finnish. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 8, 987-996.

Haapsamo, H., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Ebeling, H., Larinen, K., Penninkilampi-Kerola, V., Soini, H., & Moilanen, I. (2013). Communication development and characteristics of influencing factors: a follow-up study from 8 to 36 months. Early Child Development and Care,183(2), 321-334.

Starck, T., Nikkinen, J., Rahko, J., Remes, J., Hurtig., T., Haapsamo, H., Jussila, K., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Mattila, M.-L., Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Pauls, D., Ebeling, H., Moilanen, I., Tervonen, O., & Kiviniemi, V. (2013). Resting state fMRI reveals a default mode dissociation between retrosplenial and medial prefrontal subnetworks in ASD despite motion scrubbing. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 22(8), 802.

Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Pollock-Wurman, R., Mattila, M-L., Jussila, K., Ebeling, H., & Moilanen, I. (2012). Gender differences in social anxiety symptoms: A novel use of two self-report measures in a Finnish sample. Cureus, 4(12), e78. doi:10.7759/cureus.78.

Moilanen, I., Mattila, M.-L., Loukusa, S., & Kielinen, M. (2012). Autism spectrum disorders in children and adolescents (In Finnish, summary in English.) Duodecim, 128, 1453–62.

Rahko, J. S., Paakki, J. J., Starck, T., Nikkinen, J., Pauls, D., Kätsyri, J. V., Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Cater, A. S., Hurtig, T. M., Mattila, M.-L., Jussila, K. K., Remes, J. J., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S. A., Sams, M. E., Bölte, S., Ebeling, H. E., Moilanen, I. K., Tervonen, O., & Kiviniemi, V. (2012). Valence scaling of dynamic facial expressions is altered in high-functioning subjects with autism spectrum disorders: an fMRI studyJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42, 1011-1024.

Haapsamo, H., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Carter, A. S., Pollock-Wurman, R., Ebeling, H., Joskitt, L., Larinen, K., Soini, S., Pihlaja, P., & Moilanen, I. (2012). A pilot longitudinal follow-up study of the Brief Infant Toddler Social–Emotional Assessment (BITSEA) in Northern Finland: examining toddlers’ social–emotional, behavioural and communicative development. Early Child Development and Care, 182(11), 1487-1502.

Kuusikko, S., Pollock-Wurman, R., Mattila, M.-L., Jussila, K., Ebeling, H., Pauls, D., & Moilanen, I. (2012). Social anxiety in parents of high-functioning children with autism or Asperger syndrome. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 43(3), 521-529.

Mattila, M.-L., Jussila, K., Linna, S.-L., Kielinen, M., Bloigu, R., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Joskitt, L., Ebeling, H., Hurtig, T., & Moilanen, I. (2012). Validation of the Finnish Autism Spectrum Screening Questionnaire (ASSQ) for clinical settings and total population screening. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42(10), 2162-2180.

Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Carter, A., Pollock-Wurman, R., Jussila, K., Mattila, M.-L., Rahko, J., Ebeling, H., Pauls, D., & Moilanen, I. (2011). Face memory and object recognition in children with high-functioning autism or Asperger syndrome and their parents. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 5(1), 622-628.

Mattila, M.-L., Kielinen, M., Linna, S.-L., Jussila, K., Ebeling, H., Bloigu, R., Joseph, R. M., & Moilanen, I. (2011). Autism spectrum disorders according to DSM-IV-TR and comparison with DSM-5 draft criteria: An epidemiological study. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 50(6), 583-592.

Bode, M. K., Mattila, M.-L., Kiviniemi, V., Rahko, J., Moilanen, I., Ebeling, H., Tervonen, O., & Nikkinen, J. (2011). White matter in autism spectrum disorders – evidence of impaired fiber formation. Acta Radiologica, 52, 1169-1174.

                         

2006–2010

 

Littow, H., Elseoud, A. A., Haapea, M., Isohanni, M., Moilanen, I., Nikkinen, J., Rahko, J. Rantala, H., Remes, J., Starck, T., Beckmann, C. F., & Kiviniemi, V. (2010). Age-related differences in functional nodes of the brain cortex – A high model order group ICA study. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 4(32), doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2010.00032. 

Mattila, M.-L., Hurtig, T., Haapsamo, H., Jussila, K., Kuusikko, S., Linna, S.-L., Kielinen, M., Ebeling, H., Bloigu, R., Joskitt, L., Pauls, D., & Moilanen, I. (2010). Psychiatric comorbid disorders associated with Asperger syndrome and high-functioning autism: Prevalence and impairment in a combined total population and outpatient study.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 40(9), 1080-93.

Rahko, J., Paakki, J. J., Starck, T., Nikkinen, J., Remes, J., Hurtig, T., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Mattila, M.-L., Jussila, K., Jansson- Verkasalo, E., Kätsyri, J., Sams, M., Ebeling, H., Moilanen, I., Tervonen, O., & Kiviniemi, V. (2010). Functional mapping of dynamic happy and fearful facial expression processing in adolescents. Brain Imaging and Behavior, 4(2), 164-76.

Paakki, J. J., Rahko, J., Long, X. Y., Moilanen, I., Tervonen, O., Nikkinen, J., Starck, T., Remes, J., Hurtig, T., Haapsamo, H., Jussila, K., Kuusikko-Gauffin, S., Mattila, M.-L., Zang, Y. F., & Kiviniemi, V. (2010). Alterations in regional homogeneity of resting-state brain activity in autism spectrum disorders. Brain Research, 19(1321), 169-79.    

Heikkinen, J., Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Toivanen, J., Suominen, K., Väyrynen, E., Moilanen, I., & Seppänen, T. (2010). Perception of basic emotions from speech prosody in adolescents with Asperger’s syndrome. Logopedics, Phoniatrics, Vocology, 35, 113-120.

Loukusa, S., & Moilanen, I. (2009).  Pragmatic inference abilities in individuals with Asperger syndrome or high-functioning autism. A review. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 3, 890–904.

Weiss, L. A., & Arking, D. E. (2009). The Gene Discovery Project of John Hopkins, the Autism Consortium. A genome-wide linkage and association scan reveals novel loci for autism. Nature, 461(7265), 802-8.

Haapsamo, H., Ebeling, H., Soini, H., Joskitt, L., Larinen, K., Penninkilampi-Kerola, V., Carter, A., & Moilanen, I. (2009). Screening infants with social and emotional problems; A pilot study of the Brief Infant Toddler Social and Emotional Assessment (BITSEA) in Northern Finland. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 68(4), 386-96.

Kuusikko, S., Pollock-Wurman, R., Ebeling, H., Hurtig, T., Joskitt, L., Mattila, M.-L., Jussila, K., & Moilanen, I. (2009).
Psychometric Evaluation of Inventory for Children (SPAI-C) and Social Anxiety Scale for Children-Revised (SASC-R). European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 18(2), 116-24.

Kuusikko, S., Haapsamo, H., Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Hurtig, T., Mattila M.-L., Ebeling, H., Jussila, K., Bölte, S., & Moilanen, I. (2009). Emotion recognition in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 39(6), 938-45.

Hurtig, T., Kuusikko, S., Mattila, M.-L., Haapsamo, H., Ebeling, H., Jussila, K., Joskitt, L., Pauls, D., & Moilanen, I. (2009). Multi-informant reports of psychiatric symptoms among high-functioning adolescents with autism spectrum disorders. Autism, 13(6), 583-98.

Mattila, M.-L., Jussila, K., Kuusikko, S., Kielinen, M., Linna, S.-L., Ebeling, H., Bloigu, R., Joskitt, L., Pauls, D., & Moilanen, I. (2009). When does the Autism Spectrum Screening Questionnaire (ASSQ) predict autism spectrum disorders in primary school-aged children. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 18(8), 499-509.

Kuusikko, S., Pollock-Wurman, R., Jussila, K., Mattila, M.-L., Ebeling, H., Pauls, D., & Moilanen, I. (2008). Social anxiety in high-functioning children and adolescent with autism spectrum disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 38(9), 1697-709.

Korpilahti, P., Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Mattila, M.-L., Kuusikko, S., Suominen, K., Rytky, S., Pauls, D., & Moilanen, I. (2007). Processing of affective prosody of speech is impaired in Asperger syndrome. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37, 1539-1949.

Loukusa, S., Leinonen, E., Kuusikko, S., Jussila, K., Mattila, M.-L., Ryder, N., Ebeling, H., & Moilanen, I. (2007). Use of context in pragmatic language comprehension by children with Asperger syndrome or high-functioning autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 37(6), 1049–1059.

Loukusa, S., Leinonen, E., Jussila, K., Mattila, M.-L., Ryder, N., Ebeling, H., & Moilanen, I. (2007). Answering contextually demanding questions: Pragmatic errors produced by children with Asperger syndrome or high-functioning autism. Journal of Communication Disorders, 40(5), 357–381.

Mattila, M.-L., Kielinen, M., Jussila, K., Linna, S.-L., Bloigu, R., Ebeling, H., & Moilanen, I. (2007). An epidemiological and diagnostic study of Asperger syndrome according to four sets of diagnostic criteria. Journal of the American Academy Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 46(5), 636-646.

 

2000–2005

 

Kielinen, M., Hjelmquist, E., Moilanen, I., & Syrjälä, L. (2005). Intervention, treatment and care in autistic disorder. Challenging case reports from Northern Finland. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 64(1), 65-76.

Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Kujala, T., Jussila, K., Moilanen, I., Näätänen, R., Suominen, K., & Korpilahti, P. (2005). Similarities in the phenotype of auditory processing in children with Asperger syndrome and their parents. European Journal of Neuroscience, 22, 986-990.

Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Čeponienė, R., Kielinen, M., Suominen, K., Jäntti, V., Linna, S.-L., Moilanen, I., & Näätänen, R. (2003). Deficient auditory processing in children with Asperger syndrome, as indexed by event-related potentials. Neuroscience Letters, 338(3), 197-200.

Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Korpilahti, P., Jussila, K., Moilanen, I., & Näätänen, R. (2003). The Mismatch Negativity (MMN) component of cortical auditory event-related potentials in children with Asperger syndrome and in their parents. Journal of Psychophysiology, 17(suppl. 19).

Kielinen, M., Linna, S.-L., & Moilanen, I. (2002). Some aspects of treatment and habilitation of children and adolescents with autistic disorder in Northern Finland. International Journal of Circumpolar Health, 61(suppl. 2), 69-79.

Ahonen, A., Dahlström, M., Ebeling, H., Linna, S.-L., Heikkilä, J., Kielinen, M., Torniainen, P., Jansson-Verkasalo, E., Tapio, T., & Moilanen, I. (2001). Elevated brain monoamine transporter availability (serotonin) in children with Asperger syndrome. European Journal of Nuclear Medicine, 28(suppl. 448).

Kielinen, M., Linna, S.-L., & Moilanen, I. (2000). Autism in Northern Finland. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 9(3), 162-167.

Last updated: 20.3.2019