Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Autism and Equine-Assisted Interventions: A Systematic Mapping Review

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There is another one citation of this JSER article:
Memishevikj, H., & Hodzhikj, S. (2010). The effects of equine-assisted therapy in improving psychological functioning in children with autism. Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation, 11(3–4), 57–67.

into impact factor (3.321) Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

Autism and Equine-Assisted Interventions: A Systematic Mapping Review
BCMD Peters, W Wood - Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2017
Abstract This systematic mapping review mapped current knowledge of equine-assisted
interventions for people with autism to help guide future practice and research. Thirty-three
studies including children and adolescents with autism, 3 of which confirmed diagnoses,...

Congratulations to Bosnian authors who are cited 27 times on Google Scholar.

JSER editor-in-chief

Friday, July 21, 2017

New citations to articles in Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation's profile

Dear colleagues,

I want to announce new citation in prestigious International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN: 1660-4601) with impact factor 2.101.
This JSER article:
Memishevikj, H.; Hodzhikj, S. The effects of equine-assisted therapy in improving the psychosocial functioning of children with autism. J. Spec. Educ. Rehabil. 2010, 11, 57–67. [Google Scholar]

was cited here:

[HTML] The Impact of a Horse Riding Intervention on the Social Functioning of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
A Harris, JM Williams - International Journal of Environmental Research and …, 2017
This paper reports a case-control study of a horse riding intervention for children with autism
spectrum disorder (ASD). A sample of 26 children, aged 6 to 9 years, were assigned to
either the intervention (n= 12) or control group conditions (n= 14). Pre-and post-tests were...

JSER editor-in-chief

Monday, July 17, 2017

New citations to JSER articles repost 01.04.2017

Dear readers,

With great pleasure I want to share new citation of JSER article in prestigious journal Autism Reserach with impact factor 3.048.

This JSER article:
Stankova, T., & Trajkovski, V. (2010). Attitudes and opinions of employers, employees and parents about the employment of people with autism in the Republic of Macedonia. Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation, 11, 16–29.

was cited into:
David B. Nicholas, Sandra Hodgetts, Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Leann E. Smith, Paul Shattuck, Jeremy R. Parr, Olivia Conlon, Tamara Germani, Wendy Mitchell, Lori Sacrey, and Margot E. Stothers. Research Needs and Priorities for Transition and Employment in Autism: Considerations Reflected in a “Special Interest Group” at the International Meeting for Autism Research. Autism Research 10: 15–24, 2017.

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New citations to articles in Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation

Dear readers,
Here are two more citations. One of them in prestigious journal Autism Reserach.

This JSER article:
Dizdarevic, A., Mujezinovic, A., & Memisevic, H. (2017). Comparison of teachers' attitudes towards inclusive education in Bosnia and Herzegovina and European Union. Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation, 18(1-2), 92-108.

Is cited here:
[PDF] Quality of Educational Support for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Bosnia and Herzegovina-Perception of Parents and Professionals
E MUJKANOVIC, E MUJKANOVIC, A PASALIC…
Abstract Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) attend regular education schools and
special education schools in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Regardless of the setting, it is
important to provide early, high quality, programs to children with ASD. High quality...

This JSER article:
Mladenovska, B., & Trajkovski, V. (2010). Opinions and attitudes of parents and students for sexual development, sexual behavior and gender identity of persons with autism in the Republic of Macedonia. Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation, 11, 7–24.

 is cited here:
Socio‐sexual functioning in autism spectrum disorder: A systematic review and meta‐analyses of existing literature
GIP Hancock, MA Stokes, GB Mesibov - Autism Research, 2017
Abstract Socio-sexual functioning encompasses an individual's interests, behaviors, and
knowledge with respect to sexual, romantic, and social aspects of life. An individual's
understanding of these domains is developed through a range of informal and formal...

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

New citations to articles in Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation's profile

Dear colleagues,
Here are two more citations of JSER articles. Thanks to all authors who cited JSER articles. Journal of Child and Family Studies has impact factor 1.802 for 2015.

THE EFFECTS OF AGE AND GENDER ON FINGER TAPPING SPEED IN PRESCHOOL CHILDREN.
H Memisevic, I Mahmutovic, A Pasalic, II Biscevic - Acta Neuropsychologica, 2017
Abstract Background: The assessment of children's motor control is very important in
detecting potential motor deficits. The Finger Tapping Test (FTT) is a widely used test in
various clinical and non-clinical populations. FTT is a neuropsychological test designed to

Loneliness and Social Support in Adolescent Boys with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in a Special Education Setting
M Elmose, M Lasgaard - Journal of Child and Family Studies, 2017
Abstract Social difficulties have been suggested to exacerbate the risk of loneliness. The
social difficulties in social relations often reported for adolescents with attention deficit
hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) could be a risk for increased loneliness in adolescents with...

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JSER editor-in-chief

Saturday, May 20, 2017

New citations to articles in Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation's profile

Dear colleagues,
I want to inform you about new citation of JSER articles. It is a selefcitation in impact factor Journal of Child and Family Studies with IF 1.802.

Examining the Psychometric Properties of the Brazilian Ages & Stages Questionnaires-Social-Emotional: Use in Public Child Daycare Centers in Brazil

CY Chen, H Xie, A Filgueiras, J Squires, L Anunciação… - Journal of Child and Family …, 2017

Abstract A mental health evaluation project was conducted in the City of Rio de Janeiro for
the entire population of young children who received services in public child daycare
centers and preschools. The Brazilian Portuguese version of the Ages & Stages.

Cheers
JSER editor-in-chief

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

New citations to articles in Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation's profile

Dear readers,
Please find three new citations of JSER articles.

[PDF] Animal-Assisted Therapy on Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
A Méndez Moreno - 2017
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a common, incurable neurodevelopmental disorder
impairing the individual's capacity of social communication and interaction. There is not any
pharmacological treatment available for this disorder affecting about 1% of children

[PDF] Use of parents and caregivers as accurate assessors of young children's development
J Squires - Revista chilena de pediatria, 2017
Effective early intervention/early childhood special education (EI/ECSE) and services for
children with disabilities and at risk for disabilities are highly dependent upon early
identification of potential delays and appropriate referral for young children with and at risk

[PDF] Revisão sistemática sobre avaliação psicológica nas pesquisas em equoterapia
R de Souza Zamo, CM Trentini - Revista Psicologia-Teoria e Prática, 2017
Resumo: O presente artigo teve como objetivo investigar as pesquisas empíricas em
equoterapia publicadas entre 2004 e 2014. Buscamos verificar características das
amostras, construtos psicológicos avaliados, instrumentos de avaliação utilizados e

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