Resources

Books

  • SIEGAL D, PAYNE BRYSON T, (2017) THE WHOLE BRAIN CHILD. IST EDITION
  • GREENSPAN S, WIEDER, S (2009) ENGAGING AUTISM. PHILADELPHIA; DA CAPO LIFELONG BOOKS
  • MELILLO R, (2010) DISCONNECTED KIDS. NEW YORK: PERIGEE BOOKS
  • MELILLO R, (2012) AUTISM THE SCIENTIFIC TRUTH NEW YORK: PERIGREE BOOKS
  • MELLILO, R & LEISMAN,G 2009 NEUROBEHAVIOURAL DISORDERS OF CHILDHOOD, AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE. [ACCESSED 3 MAY 2017].

Journals

  • Gieysztor E, Chorinska A M,et al (2018) Persistence of primitive reflexes and associated motor problems in healthy preschool children Archives of Medical Science 14(1) pp.167-173
  • Diamond, A. (2000). Close Interrelation of Motor Development and Cognitive Development and of the Cerebellum and Prefrontal Cortex. Child Development, 71(1), pp.44-56
  • Dimitrios I, Zafeiriou MD, (2004) Primitive reflexes and postural reactions in the neurodevelopmental examination. Paediatric Neurology, 31(1) pp1-8
  • Leisman, G., Braun-Benjamin, O., Melillo, R. Cognitive-Motor Interactions of the Basal Ganglia in Development. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 2014, 8:16.
  • Leisman, G., Braun-Benjamin, Pivovarch, D., Melillo, R. Thinking, Walking, Talking: The development of Integratory Brain Function. Frontiers of Integratory Neuroscience, 2015 [In press]
  • Naito E, Roland PE, Grefkes C, Choi HJ, Eickhoff S, Geyer S, et al. Dominance of the right hemisphere and role of area 2 in human kinesthesia. J Neurophysiol. 2005;93:1020–1034. [PubMed]

Research available for download

  • Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience (a peer-reviewed journal): Cognitive Motor Interactions of the Basal Ganglia in Development – 2014
  • Cognitive Rehabilitation in Developmental Disabilities – 2015
  • The Development of the Frontal Lobes in Infancy and Childhood: Asymmetry and the Nature of Temperament and Affect – 2012
  • Intentionality and “Free Will” from a Neurodevelopment Perspective – 2012
  • Clinical Motor and Cognitive Neurobehavioral Relationships in the Basal Ganglia – 2012
  • Effects of Music Training and Production on Functional Brain Organization – 2012
  • Effects of Motor Sequence Training on Attentional Performance in ADHD Children – 2010
  • Functional Disconnectivities in Autistic Spectrum Disorder Children – 2010
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorders as Functional Disconnection Syndrome – 2009
  • Cortical Asymmetry and Learning Efficiency – 2006
  • Functional Brain Organization in Developmental Dyslexia – 2004
  • Inattention and Neurobehavioral Disorders of Childhood. The Effect of Hemisphere Specific Remediation Strategies on the Academic Performance Outcome of Children with ADD/ADHD – 2010
  • The Effect of Hemisphere Specific Remediation Strategies on the Academic Performance Outcome of Children with ADD/ADHD – 2010