Publications

Reports

Dillenburger, K. & McKerr, L. (2014). Echoes of the future: Adults with disabilities living at home with their parents. Journal of Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, 1 (2)

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A., McKerr, L., & Keenan, M. (2014). The Millennium child with autism: Early childhood trajectories for health, education, and economic wellbeing. Developmental Neurorehabilitation.

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A. & McKerr, L. (2013). Autism Spectrum Disorder: Public awareness and attitudes. Research Update. Belfast: Access, Research, Knowledge (ARK)

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Dillenburger, K. & McKerr, L. (2011). Caring for sons and daughters with disabilities across the life course: Hearing the data. (Final report, pp. 145). Belfast: Office of the First and Deputy First Minister (OFMDFM).

Dillenburger, K., & McKerr, L. (2009). What the future holds: Older people caring for adult sons and daughters with disabilities. (Final report, pp 151). Changing Aging Partnership (CAP). Institute of Governance, Queen’s University of Belfast. Retrieved from the Web 112/03/2009  Featured in CARDI e-Bulletin - April 2009.

Keenan, M., Dillenburger, K., Doherty, A., Byrne, J., & Gallagher, S. (2007). Meeting the needs of families living with children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder. (Final Report. pp.184). Coleraine, NI: University of Ulster.

Books

Dillenburger, K. (2014). Evidence-based management and intervention for autism spectrum disorders. In M.Fitzgerald. Autism. Intech. ISBN 978-953-51-4124-2

McDaniel, B. & Dillenburger, K (2014) Child Neglect and Behavioural Parent Education: Research and Practice. Russell House.

Keenan, M. & Dillenburger, K. (2012). Behaviour Analysis: A Primer. ibook on itunes; https://itunes.apple.com/us/book/behaviour-analysis-a-primer/id564540452?mt=11

Keenan, M., Henderson, M., Kerr, K.P., & Dillenburger, K. (Eds.) (2005). Applied behaviour analysis and autism: Building a future together. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers. (ISBN: 9781843103103)

Keenan, M., Kerr, K.J., & Dillenburger, K. (Eds.) (2000). Parents' Education as Autism Therapists. Applied behaviour analysis in context. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers. (ISBN-1-85302-778-2) Translation into Japanese (2005) JIHEISYO-JI NO OYA WO RYOIKUSYA NI SURU KYOIKU OUYOUKOUDOUBUNSEKIGAKU NIYORU EIKOKU NO JISSEN TO SEIKA (edited by N. Shimizu, Toyo University, Tokyo, S. Isawa, A. Kamei, K. Nishinaga, & N. Yamagashi. Publisher: Nihei-sha Co, Ltd, Sumiyoshi-ku, Osaka, 558-0023 JAPAN. ISBN: 4-86108-027-4 C3037 Translation into Hindi (under contract, expected 2011) Translation into German (under contract)

Dillenburger, K., O'Reilly, Mark & Keenan,M. (Eds.) (1997). Advances in Behaviour Analysis. Dublin: University College Dublin Press. (ISBN-1-900621-08-8)

Peer reviewed journal articles

Dillenburger, K. & McKerr, L. (2014). Echoes of the future: Adults with disabilities living at home with their parents. Journal of Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, 1 (2)

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A., McKerr, L., & Keenan, M. (2014). The Millennium child with autism: Early childhood trajectories for health, education, and economic wellbeing. Developmental Neurorehabilitation.

Dillenburger, K., Röttgers, H-R., Dounavi, K., Sparkman, C., Keenan, M. Thyer, B., & Nikopolous, C. (2014) Multidisciplinary teamwork in autism: Can one size fit all? The Australian Educational and Developmental Psychologist,

Dillenburger, K., McKerr, L., Jordan, J.A., Devine, P. & Keenan, M. (2014). Creating an inclusive society… How close are we in relation to Autism Spectrum Disorder? A general population survey. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A., McKerr, L., & Keenan, M. (2014). The Millennium child with autism: Early childhood trajectories for health, education, and economic wellbeing. Developmental Neurorehabilitation.

Dillenburger, K., Röttgers, H-R., Dounavi, K., Sparkman, C., Keenan, M. Thyer, B., & Nikopolous, C. (2014) Multidisciplinary teamwork in autism: Can one size fit all? The Australian Educational and Developmental Psychologist,

Dillenburger, K., McKerr, L., Jordan, J.A., Devine, P. & Keenan, M. (2014). Creating an inclusive society… How close are we in relation to Autism Spectrum Disorder? A general population survey. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities

Elliott, C. & Dillenburger, K. (2014). The effect of choice on the motivation of young children on the autism spectrum during Discrete Trial Teaching. Journal of Research in Special Educational Needs (JORSEN).

Dillenburger, K. & McKerr, L. (2014). Echoes of the future: Adults with disabilities living at home with their parents. Journal of Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience, 1 (2)

Dounavi, K. (2014). Tact training versus bi-directional intraverbal training in teaching a foreign language. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 47, 165-170. Read it here  

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A., & McKerr, L. (2014, under review). School's out forever: Postsecondary educational trajectories of students with autism.

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A., & McKerr, L. (2014). The Millennium child with autism: Pre- and post-diagnosis health and quality of life. Developmental Neurorehabilitation. 

Dillenburger, K., McKerr, L., Jordan, J.A., Devine, P. & Keenan, M. (2014). Creating an inclusive society… How close are we in relation to Autism Spectrum Disorder? A general population survey. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A., McKerr, L., Devine, P. & Keenan, M. (2013). Awareness and knowledge of autism and autism interventions: A general population survey. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders. 7, 1558-1567.

Argas, M. & Dillenburger, K. (2014) Children drawing their own conclusions: Children’s perceptions of a ‘post-conflict’ society. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology

Fennell, B. & Dillenburger, K. (2014). The evidence debate for behavioural interventions for autism. International Research in Education, 2,

Dillenburger, K., McKerr, L., & Jordan, J.A. (2014). Lost in translation: Public policies, evidence-based practice, and Autism Spectrum Disorder. International Journal of Disability, Development and Education (Special Edition).

Dounavi, K. & Dillenburger, K. (2013). Behaviour analysis and evidence-based Education. Effective Education

Dillenburger, K., Jordan, J.A., McKerr, L., Devine, P. & Keenan, M. (2013). Awareness and knowledge of autism and autism interventions: A general population survey. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 7, 1558-1567.

Lindsay, C. J., Moore, D. W., & Anderson, A. & Dillenburger, K. (2013). The role of imitation in video-based interventions for children with autism. Developmental Neurorehabilitation. 2013 Jan 16. [Epub ahead of print]

McKee, B.E. & Dillenburger, K. (2012). Effectiveness of child protection training for pre-service early childhood educators', International Journal of Educational Research.

Dillenburger, K. (2012) Autism Spectrum Disorder: Evidence-based interventions. National Association of Primary Care (NAPC) Review, Spring/Summer, 134-135.

Dillenburger, K. (2012). Why re-invent the wheel? A behavior analyst’s reflections on pedagogy for inclusion. Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability, 37, 169-180.

Dillenburger, K., Keenan, M., Doherty, A., Byrne, J., & Gallagher, S. (2012). ABA-based programmes for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Parental and professional experiences at school and at home. Child and Family Behavior Therapy, 34, 1–19.

Wylie, J. , Jordan, J. A. & Mulhern, G. (2012).  Strategic development in exact calculation: Group and individual differences in four achievement subtypes.  Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 113, 112-130.

Jordan, J. A., Wylie J., & Mulhern, G. (accepted). Individual differences in children’s paths to arithmetical development. Invited chapter in Oxford Handbook of Numerical Cognition.

Dillenburger, K. (2011). The Emperor's new clothes: Eclecticism in autism treatment. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 5, 1119–1128.

Dillenburger, K., Keenan, M., Doherty, A., Byrne, J., & Gallagher, S. (2011). ABA-based programmes for children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Parental and professional experiences at school and at home. Child and Family Behavior Therapy.

Keenan, M. & Dillenburger, K., (2011). If all you have is a hammer …RCTs and hegemony in science. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 5, 1-13. doi:10.1016/j.rasd.2010.02.003

Keenan, M. Dillenburger, K., Moderato, P., & Röttgers, H-R. (2010) Science for sale, but at what price? The Reporter. Association for Professional Behavior Analysis, 34, 1-4

Keenan, M. Dillenburger, K., Moderato, P., & Röttgers, H-R. (2010) Science for sale in a free market economy: But at what price? ABA and the treatment of autism in Europe. Behavior and Social Issues, 19, 124-141.

Jordan, J. A., McRorie, M. & Ewing, C. (2010). Gender differences in the role of emotional intelligence during the primary-secondary school transition. Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties, 15, 37-47.

Jordan, J. A., Wylie J., & Mulhern, G. (2010). Phonological awareness and mathematical difficulty: A longitudinal perspective. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 28, 89-107.

Roll-Petterrson, L., Ala'i-Rosales, S., Keenan, M., & Dillenburger, K. (2010). Teaching and learning technologies in Higher Education: Applied behaviour analysis and autism. European Journal of Behaviour Analysis, 12, 247-260.

Dillenburger, K. & McKerr, L. (2010). "How long are we able to go on?" Issues faced by older family caregivers of adults with disabilities. British Journal of Learning Disabilities doi:10.1111/j.1468-3156.2010.00613.x

Dillenburger, K., Keenan, M., Doherty, A., Byrne, J., & Gallagher, S. (2010). Living with children diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Parental and professional views. British Journal of Special Education. 37, 13-23. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8578.2010.00455.x

Keenan, M., Dillenburger, K., Doherty, A., Byrne, J., & Gallagher, S. (2010). Experiences of parents during diagnosis and forward planning for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 23, 390–397. 10.1111/j.1468-3148.2010.00555.x

Dillenburger, K., & McKerr, L. (2009). Unpaid older carers: the backbone of community care. What community care? Generations Review. Newsletter or the British Society for Gerontology, 19, 3. Retrieved from the Web 30/09/09 http://www.britishgerontology.org/09newsletter3/research4.asp

Dillenburger, K., & McKerr, L. (2009). "40 years is an awful long time". Parents caring for adult sons and daughters with disabilities. Behavior and Social Issues, 18, 155-174

Munteanu, C. & Dillenburger, K. (2009). Family functioning during the diagnosis process in families with children on the autism spectrum, Systemic Therapy, 3, 39-55. Translated into Romanian: Functionarea familei de-a lungul procesului de diagnostic în familiie cu copii din spectrul autist. Terapia Sistemica, 3, 153-169.

Dillenburger, K. & Keenan, M. (2009). None of the As in ABA stands for autism: Dispelling the myths. Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability. 34, 193-195.

Jordan, J. A, Mulhern, G. & Wylie, J. (2009). Individual differences in trajectories of arithmetical development in typically achieving 5 to 7-year-olds. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 103, 455-468.

Dillenburger, K., Keenan, M., Gallagher, S., & McElhinney, M. (2004) Applied Behaviour Analysis for children with autism: Parental programme evaluation. Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 29, 113–124.

Dillenburger, K., Keenan, M., Gallagher, S., & McElhinney, M. (2002) Autism: Intervention and parental empowerment. Multi-disciplinary Journal of Child Care in Practice, 8, 216-219.

Multimedia

SIMPLE STEPS (2010). A multimedia package for parents and professionals in English, Spanish, German and Norwegian. Belfast: Parents' Education as Autism Therapists. Online: www.simplestepsautism.com

Keenan, M., Gallagher, S., Dillenburger, K., & Nikopoulos, C., (2003). Learning to observe. [Computer software]. New York: Insight Media (ISBN-0-9539621-2-1) www.celticfringe.me.uk

Keenan, M. & Dillenburger, K. (2001). The Stream Machine: A template for the analysis of behaviour. [Computer software]. (ISBN-0-9539621-1-3). Cambridge Centre for Behavioral Studies at www.behavior.org

Keenan, M. & Dillenburger, K. (2000). Behaviour Analysis. A primer. A multi-media tutorial. [Computer software] New York: Insight Media (ISBN-0-9539621-0-5)www.celticfringe.me.uk