Journal Articles

Forthcoming works

Archambault, C., Tullo, D., Luk, G, Bertone, A. The contribution of attention to reading acquisition in learners with diverse neurodevelopmental conditions.

Stubbert, E., Arias, K., Tullo, D., Faubert, J., Bertone, A., & Burack, J.A. Biological motion processing does not predict parent-reported social competence among children and early adolescents.

Clark, M.A., Tullo, D., Faubert, J., & Bertone, A. Comparing domain-general (attention) vs. domain-specific (math) interventions for remediating math proficiency in youth with Neurodevelopmental Conditions: A feasibility study.

Basma, B., Savage, R. Luk, G., & Bertone, A. The behavioral and neurophysiological effects of Set-for-variability reading intervention for children with sustained word reading difficulties.

Lung, S., Picard, È., Soulières, I., & Bertone, A. Identifying the role of Restricted and repetitive behaviours and interests (RRBIs) in Autism: A scoping review.

Basma, B., Savage, R. Luk, G., & Bertone, A. The N400 effect in children with and without a reading disability: Evidence for delay and relationships with Set-for-Variability (SfV) and reading ability.

Tullo, D., Faubert, J., & Bertone, A. Training attention in youth with neurodevelopmental conditions using a three-dimensional Multiple Object Tracking task: A randomized controlled crossover trial.

Published works

[65] Basma, B., Savage, R. & Bertone, A. (2024). The N400 in atypical readers: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 196:112283. 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2023.112283

[64] Oh, H. J., Bertone, A., & Luk G. (2023). Reading comprehension and cognitive correlates in multilingual children and adolescents. Translational Issues in Psychological Science, 9(4), 397-408. 10.1037/tps0000375

[63] Stubbert, E., Tullo, D., Faubert, J., Bertone, A., & Burack, J.A. (2023). Biological motion and multiple object tracking performance develop similarly from childhood through early adolescence. Cognitive Development. 10.1016/j.cogdev.2023.101360 

[62] Tullo, D., Levy, B., Faubert, J. & Bertone, A. (2023). Characterizing attention resource capacity in autism : A multiple object tracking study. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 10.1007/s10803-023-05974-z

[61] Ainsworth, K. & Bertone, A. (2023). Audiovisual temporal binding width diminishes with age in autistic individuals. Autism Research, 16(2):355-363. 10.1002/aur.2860

[60] Oh, J., Basma, B., Bertone, A., & Luk, G. (2023). Assessments of English reading and language comprehension in bilingual children: A systematic review 2010-2021. Canadian Journal of School Psychology. 10.1177/0829573523118360

[59] Tullo, D., Faubert, J., & Bertone, A. (2023). Distinctive patterns of Multiple Object-Tracking performance trajectories in youth with deficits in attention, learning and intelligence: Characterizing the attention-learning dynamic. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 133:104402. 10.1016/j.ridd.2022.104402

[58] Oh, J., Basma, B., Bertone, A., & Luk, G. (2023). Multilingual experience and executive functions among children and adolescents in a multilingual city. International Journal of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism, 26:2, 158-172. 10.1080/13670050.2022.2093098

[57] Lung, S., & Bertone, A. (2023). Brief report: An exploration of cognitive flexibility of autistic adolescents with low intelligence using the Wisconsin Card Sorting Task. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 53, 1726-1732. 10.1007/s10803-021-05134-1

[56] Silvestre, D., Miseros, M., Faubert, J., Tullo, D., & Bertone, A. (2022). Development of static and dynamic perception for luminance- and texture-defined information from school-ages to adulthood. Vision Research. doi: 10.1016/j.visres.2022.108103

[55] Gruber, R., Scholes, S., Bertone, A., McKinney, AM. A., Orlowski., J., Wise, M. S. (2022). Sleep and daytime behavior in individuals with Christianson Syndrome. Sleep Medicine, 89, 55-59. 10.1016/j.sleep.2021.11.007

[54] Nader, A.M., Tullo, D., Bouchard, V., Degré-Pelletier, J., Bertone, A., Dawson, M., Soulières, I. (2022). Category learning in autism: are some situations better than others? Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 151(3):578-596. 10.1037/xge0001092

[53] Archambault, C., Tullo, D., Clark, E., Faubert, J. & Bertone, A (2021). Assessing the feasibility of a classroom-based attention training program targeting academics for students with extremely low IQ. Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 7, 150. 10.1186/s40814-021-00879-z

[52] Clark, E., Tullo, D., & Bertone, A. (2021). Perceptual reasoning skills mediate the relationship between attention and math proficiency in individuals with a neurodevelopmental condition. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 111:103880. 10.1016/j.ridd.2021.103880

[51] Ainsworth, K., Ostrolenk, A., Irion, C., & Bertone, A. (2021). Reduced multisensory facilitation exists at different periods of development in autism. Cortex, 134, 195-206. 10.1016/j.cortex.2020.09.031

[50] Scholes, S., Santisteban, J. A., Zhang, Y., Bertone, A. & Gruber, R. (2020). Modulation of slow-wave sleep: Implications for psychiatry. Current Psychiatry Reports, 22(10):52. 10.1007/s11920-020-01175-y

[49] Silvestre, D., Guy, J., Hanck, J., Cornish, K., & Bertone, A. (2020). Luminance- and texture-defined contrast sensitivity profiles are different in school-aged children. Scientific Reports. 10: 13039. 10.1038/s41598-020-69802-5

[48] Tullo, D., Perico, C., Faubert, J., & Bertone, A. (2020). Multiple Object Tracking isolates feedback-specific load in attention and learning. Journal of Vision, 20(9). 10.1167/jov.20.5.9

[47] Charbonneau, G., Bertone, A., Véronneau, M., Girard, S., Pelland, M., Mottron, L., Lepore, F., & Collignon, O. (2020). Within- and cross-modal integration and attention in Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 50(1):87-100. 10.1007/s10803-019-04221-8

[46] Ostrolenk, A., Bao, V. A., Mottron, L., Collignon, O., & Bertone, A. (2019). Multisensory Integration in adolescents and adults with ASD: A Reaction Time Study. Scientific Reports, 9:11965. 10.1038/s41598-019-48413-9.

[45] Guy, J., Mottron, L., Berthiaume, C., & Bertone, A. (2019). A developmental perspective of global and local visual perception in autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 49(7):2706-2720. 10.1007/s10803-016-2834-1

[44] Tullo, D., Faubert, J., & Bertone, A. (2018). The characterization of attention resource capacity and its relationship with non-verbal intelligence: A multiple object tracking study. Intelligence, 69, 158-168. 10.1016/j.intell.2018.06.001

[43] Habib, K., Montreuil, T, & Bertone, A. (2018). Social learning through physical activity for students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Review Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 69, 158-168. 10.1016/j.intell.2018.06.001

[42] Tullo, D., Guy, J., Faubert, J., & Bertone, A. (2018). Training with a three-dimensional multiple object-tracking (3D-MOT) paradigm improves attention in students with a neurodevelopmental condition: A randomized controlled trial. Developmental Science, 21(6):e12670. 10.1111/desc.12670

[41] Bao, V., Collignon, O., Mottron, L., & Bertone, A. (2017). Multisensory integration in autism spectrum disorders: Investigating the presence of auditory-guided visual illusions. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 47(8):2535-2543. 10.1007/s10803-017-3172-7

[40] Guy, J., Habak, C., Wilson, H.R., Mottron, L., & Bertone, A. (2017) Face perception develops similarly across viewpoint in children and adolescents with and without autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Vision, 17(1):38. 10.1167/17.1.38

[39] Guy, J., Mottron, L., Berthiaume, C., & Bertone, A. (2016). The development of contrast sensitivity in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Autism Research, 9, 866-878. 10.1002/aur.1579

[38] Dormal, G., Lepore, F., Harissi-Dagher, M., Albouy, G., Tucholska, A., Bertone, A., Rossion, B., & Collignon, O. (2015). Tracking the evolution of crossmodal plasticity and visual recovery before and after sight-restoration. Journal of Neurophysiology, 113, 1727-42. 10.1152/jn.00420.2014

[37] Morin, K. Habak, C., Wilson, H.R., Pagani, L., Mottron, L., & Bertone, A. (2015). Atypical face perception in autism: A point of view? Autism Research, 8, 497-506. 10.1002/aur.1464

[36] Perreault, A., Habak, C., Mottron, L., Lepore, F., & Bertone, A. (2015). Local information influences visual shape perception in autism. Neuropsychologia, 77, 380-386. 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2015.09.022

[35] Keita, L., Guy, J., Berthiaume, C., Mottron, L., & Bertone, A. (2014). An early origin for detailed perception in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Biased sensitivity for high-spatial frequency information. Scientific Reports, 4:5475. 10.1038/srep05475

[34] Meilleur, A-A. S., Berthiaume, C., Bertone, A., & Mottron, L. (2014). Autism-specific covariation of perceptual performances: “g” or “p” factor? PlosOne, 9(8): e103781. 10.1371/journal.pone.0103781

[33] Rivest, J., Jemel, B., Bertone, A., McKerral, M., & Mottron, L. (2013). Luminance- and texture-defined spatial information processing in school-aged children with autism. PlosOne, 8(10): e78978. 10.1371/journal.pone.0078978

[32] Perreault, A., Habak, C., Lepore, F., & Bertone, A. (2013). Investigating the developmental interaction between low- and intermediate-level spatial perception. 13(14):17. Journal of Vision. 10.1167/13.14.17

[31] Charbonneau, G., Bertone, A., Lassonde, M., Nassim, M., Lepore, F., A Mottron, L., & Collignon, O. (2013). Multi-level deficits in the multisensory processing of dynamic emotion expression in Autism Spectrum Disorders. Neuropsychologia, 51, 1001-1010. 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2013.02.009

[30] Collignon, O, Charbonneau, G., Nassim, M., Peters, F., Lassonde, M., Mottron, L., Lepore, F., & Bertone, A. (2013). Reduced multisensory facilitation in persons with autism. Cortex, 49, 1704-1710. 10.1016/j.cortex.2012.06.001

[29] Hanck, J., Perreault, A., Cornish, K., & Bertone, A. (2012). Identification or detection tasks in developmental studies: is a shift in paradigm necessary? Journal of Vision, 12, 4. 10.1167/12.6.4

[28] Greffou, S., Bertone, A., Mottron, L., Hahler, E.M., Hanssens, J-M., & Faubert, J. (2012). Postural control in high-functioning autism : a fully immersive virtual reality study. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42, 961-970. 10.1007/s10803-011-1326-6

[27] Betrand, J.A., Lassonde, M., Manon, R., Nguyen, D., Bertone, A., Doucet, M.E., Bouthillier, A., & Lepore, F. (2012). An intracranial event-related potential study on transformational apparent motion. Does its processing differ from real motion? Experimental Brain Research, 216, 145-153. 10.1007/s00221-011-2920-8

[26] Bertone, A., Guy, J., & Faubert, J. (2011). Assessing spatial perception in aging using an adapted Landolt-C technique. NeuroReport, 22, 951-955. 10.1097/WNR.0b013e32834d2f49

[25] Kéïta, L., Mottron, L., Dawson, M., & Bertone, A. (2011). Atypical lateral connectivity: a neural basis for altered visuo-spatial processing in autism. Biological Psychiatry, 70, 806-811. 10.1016/j.biopsych.2011.07.031

[24] Perreault, A., Gurnsey, R., Dawson, M., Mottron, L., & Bertone, A. (2011). Increased sensitivity to visual mirror symmetry in autism. PlosOne, 6, e19519. 10.1371/journal.pone.0019519

[23] Samson, F., Hyde, K.L., Bertone, A., Soulières, I., Mendrek, A., Ahad, P., Mottron, L., & Zeffiro, T.A. (2011). Atypical cortical resource allocation during processing of complex sounds in autistics. Neuropsychologia, 49, 546-555. 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2010.12.033

[22] Kéïta, L., Mottron, L., & Bertone, A. (2010). Far visual acuity is unremarkable in autism: Do we need to focus on crowding? Autism Research, 3, 333-341. 10.1002/aur.164

[21] Bertone, A., Hanck, J., Kogan, C.S., Chaudhuri, A., & Cornish, K.M. (2010). Using perceptual signatures to link genotype with neural alterations in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and fragile x syndrome (FXS). Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 40, 1531-1540. 10.1007/s10803-010-1109-5

[20] Bertone, A., Hanck, J., Kogan, C.S., Chaudhuri, A., & Cornish, K.M. (2010). Associating neural alterations and genotype in autism and fragile x syndrome: Incorporating perceptual phenotypes in causal modeling. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 40, 1541-1548. 10.1007/s10803-010-1110-z

[19] Bonnel, A., McAdams, S., Smith, B., Berthiaume, C., Bertone, A., Burack, J., Ciocca, V., & Mottron, L. (2010). Enhanced pure-tone pitch discrimination among persons with autism but not Asperger syndrome Neuropsychologia, 48, 2465-2475. 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2010.04.020

[18] Bertone, A., Hanck, J., Guy, J., & Cornish, K. (2010). The development of luminance- and texture-defined static form perception during the school-age years. Neuropsychologia, 48, 3080-3085. 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2010.06.019

[17] Bertone, A., Bonnel, A., & Burack, J. (2009). Complexities in interpreting perceptual profiles among persons with autism spectrum disorders: examples from research on auditory and visual processing. McGill Journal of Medicine, 12(2): 108. 10.26443/mjm.v12i2.259

[16] Bertone, A., Hanck, J., Cornish, K.M., & Faubert, J. (2008). Development of static and dynamic perception for luminance-defined and texture-defined information. Neuroreport, 19, 225-228. 10.1097/WNR.0b013e3282f48401

[15] Greffou, S., Bertone, A., Hanssens, J-M., & Faubert, J. (2008). Development of visually driven postural reactivity: A fully immersive virtual reality study. Journal of Vision, 8:15, 1-10. 10.1167/8.11.15

[14] Mottron, L., Dawson, M., Bertone, A., & Wang, L. (2007). Cognitive versatility in autism cannot be reduced to a deficit. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 24, 578-580. 10.1080/02643290701541522

[13] Bertone, A., Bettinelli, L., & Faubert, J. (2007). The impact of blurred vision on cognitive assessment. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 29, 467-476. 10.1080/13803390600770793

[12]  Karwatsky, P., Bertone, A., Overbury, O., & Faubert, J. (2006). Defining the nature of motion perception deficits in glaucoma using simple and complex motion stimuli. Optometry and Vision Science, 83(7), 466-72. 0.1097/01.opx.0000225107.38719.0d

[11] Bertone, A., & Faubert, J. (2006). Demonstrations of decreased sensitivity to complex motion information not enough to propose autism-specific neural etiology. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 36, 55-64. Review. 0.1007/s10803-005-0042-5

[10] Bertone, A., Wittich, W., Watanabe, D., Overbury, O., & Faubert, J. (2005). The effect of age-related macular degeneration (ARMD) on non-verbal neuropsychological test performance. International Congress Series, 1282, 26-30. 10.1016/j.ics.2005.05.151

[9] Bertone, A., Mottron, L., Jelenic, P., & Faubert, J. (2005). Enhanced and diminished visuo-spatial information processing in autism depends on stimulus complexity. Brain, 128, 2430-2441. 10.1093/brain/awh561

[8] Chakor, H., Bertone, A., McKerral, M., Faubert, J., & Lachapelle, P. (2005). Visual evoked potentials and reaction time measurements to luminance- and texture-defined motion stimuli. Documenta Ophthalmologica, 110, 163-172. 10.1007/s10633-005-3694-8

[7] Bertone, A., Mottron, L., & Faubert, J. (2005). Dissociating pathway- versus complexity-specific accounts of motion perception impairments in autism. Current Psychology of Cognition, 23, 75-83. [invited commentary on Milne et al. target article].

[6] Faubert, J., & Bertone, A. (2004). A common link between aging, schizophrenia, and autism? Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 27, 593-594. 10.1017/S0140525X04270133

[5] Bertone, A., Mottron, L., & Faubert, J. (2004). Autism and schizophrenia: different neurobiological etiology, similar perceptual consequence? Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 27, 592-593. 10.1017/S0140525X04260137

[4] Kogan, C.S., Bertone, A., Cornish, K., Boutet, I., DerKaloustian, V.M., Andermann, E., Faubert, J., & Chaudhuri, A. (2004). Integrative cortical dysfunction and a pervasive motion perception deficit in fragile X syndrome. Neurology, 63, 1634-1639. 10.1212/01.wnl.0000142987.44035.3b

[3] Bertone, A., & Faubert, J. (2003). How is complex second-order motion processed? Vision Research, 43, 2591-2601. 10.1016/s0042-6989(03)00465-6

[2] Bertone, A., Mottron, L., Jelenic, P., & Faubert, J. (2003). Motion perception in autism: A ‘complex’ issue. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 15, 218-225. 10.1162/089892903321208150

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