The Groden Center, Inc. directs and supports comprehensive research as a part of its mission to assist children and adults with autism, other developmental disabilities, and behavioral challenges to lead productive, dignified, and satisfying lives.
Research findings are disseminated through scholarly publications (e.g., books, book chapters, journal articles), presentations at scientific conferences, and teaching activities via seminars and workshops.
Current Research Projects
- Wearable Platform to Foster Learning of Natural Facial Expressions and Emotions in High-Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome
- Telemetric Assessment of Movement Stereotypy in Children with ASD
- Rituals and Behavioral Rigidity in Children with Autism: Experimental Analysis of Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)
- Electrophysiological Assessment of Guided Relaxation in Individuals with Autism
- Analyses of Parental and Teacher Responses on the Stress Survey Schedule for Persons with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities (SSS)
- Mercury Hair Sampling in Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Urinary Isoprostane Levels in Autism Spectrum Disorders: An Index of Oxidative Stress
- Understanding Visual Perception in ASD
- CareLog System for Enhancing Functional Behavioral Assessments