Publications

Book

Hocking, D.R., Bradshaw, J.L., & Fielding, J. (2019). Degenerative Disorders of the Brain. Psychology Press, New York: Taylor Francis Group.

Book chapters

Cvejic, R., Trollor, J.N., & Hocking, D.R. (2019). Fragile X-Associated Tremor Ataxia Syndrome. In D.R. Hocking, J.L. Bradshaw, J. Fielding (Eds.), Degenerative Disorders of the Brain. Routledge: Taylor & Francis Group.

Hocking, D.R. (2017). Williams syndrome. In N.J. Rinehart, J.L. Bradshaw, & P.G. Enticott (Eds.), Developmental Disorders of the Brain. Psychology Press, New York: Taylor Francis Group.

Hocking, D.R. (2017). Cerebellar-frontal-parietal axis in developmental disorders. In N.J. Rinehart, J.L. Bradshaw, & P.G. Enticott (Eds.), Developmental Disorders of the Brain. Psychology Press, New York: Taylor Francis Group.

Refereed journal articles

*Note the first two authors shared first authorship and contributed equally to this work.

2018 - 2019

Hamner, T., Raitano Lee, N., Hocking, D.R., & Vivanti, G. (accepted 13 June, 2019). Shared and syndrome-specific adaptive difficulties in preschoolers with Williams syndrome and autism spectrum disorder: A Cross-syndrome study. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research.

Chouinard, P.A., Matheson, K.G., Royals, K.A., Landry, O., Buckingham, G., Saccone, E.J., & Hocking, D.R. (2019). The development of the size-weight illusion in children coincides with the development of nonverbal cognition rather than motor skills. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 184, 48-64.

Hocking, D.R., Farhat, H., Gavrila, R., Caeyenberghs, K., & Shields, N. (2019). Do active video games improve motor function in people with developmental disabilities? A meta-analysis of randomized-controlled trials. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 100(4):769-781.

Vivanti, G., Dissanayake, C., Fanning, P.A.J., & Hocking, D.R. (2018). Reduced motor interference in preschoolers with autism spectrum disorder and Williams syndrome. Developmental Neuropsychology, 43(8), 751-763.

Birch, R.C., Hocking, D.R. Wen, W., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Cornish, K.M., Godler, D.E., Rogers, C. & Troller, J.N. (2018). Reduced caudate volume and cognitive slowing in men at risk of fragile X-associated tremor ataxia syndrome. Brain Imaging and Behavior, doi: 10.1007/s11682-018-9928-7.

Uljarevic, M., Labuschagne, I., Atkinson, A., Bobin, R., Hocking, D.R. (2018). The impact of sensory hypersensitivity and intolerance of uncertainty on anxiety in Williams syndrome. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 48(11), 3958-3964.

Caeyenberghs, K., Clemente, A, Hocking, D.R., Egan, G., Leemans, A., Metzler-Baddeley, C., Jones, D.K., & Wilson, P.H. (2018). Evidence for training-dependent structural neuroplasticity in brain-injured patients: A critical review. Neurorehabilitation & Neural Repair, 32(2), 99-114.

Keech, B., Crowe, S, & Hocking, D.R. (2018). Intranasal oxytocin, social cognition and neurodevelopmental disorders: A meta-analysis. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 87, 9-19.

Vivanti, G., Hocking, D.R., Fanning, P.A.J., Sievers, S., & Dissanayake, C. (2018). Social attention, joint attention and sustained attention in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Williams syndrome: Convergences and divergences. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 47(6), 1866-1877.

Fanning, P.A.J., Hocking, D.R., Dissanayake, C., Vivanti, G. (2018). Delineation of a spatial working memory profile using a non-verbal eye tracking paradigm in young children with autism and Williams syndrome. Child Neuropsychology, 24(4), 469-489.

Vivanti, G., Hocking, D.R., Fanning, P., Uljarevic, M., Postorino, V., Mazzone, L., Dissanayake, C. (2018). Attention to novelty versus repetition: contrasting habituation profiles in autism and Williams syndrome. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 29, 54-60.

2016 - 2017

Hocking, D.R., & Caeyenberghs, K. (2017). What is the nature of motor impairments in autism, are they diagnostically useful, and what are the implications for intervention? Current Developmental Disorder Reports, 4, 19-27.

Vivanti, G., Hocking, D.R., Fanning, P.A.J, Dissanayake, C. (2017). The social nature of overimitation: Insights from autism and Williams syndrome. Cognition, 161, 10-18.

Hocking, D.R., Birch, R.C., Bui, Q.M., Menant, J.C., Lord, S.R., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Godler, D.E., Wen, W., Hackett, A., Rogers, C., Trollor, J.N. (2017). Cerebellar volume mediates the relationship between FMR1 mRNA levels and voluntary step initiation in males with the premutation. Neurobiology of Aging, 50, 5-12.

Birch, R.C., Hocking, D.R., Cornish, K.M., Menant, J.C., Lord, S.R., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Godler, D.E., Wen, W., Rogers, C., Trollor, J.N. (2017). Selective subcortical contributions to gait impairments in males with the FMR1 premutation. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, 88(2), 188-190.

Vivanti, G., Hocking, D.R., Fanning, P., Dissanayake, C. (2016). Verbal labels increase the salience of novel objects for preschoolers with typical development and Williams syndrome, but not in autism. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 8:46, doi: 10.1186/s11689-016-9180-7.

Vivanti, G., Hocking, D.R., Fanning, P., Dissanayake, C. (2016). Social affiliation motives modulate spontaneous learning in Williams syndrome but not autism. Molecular Autism, 7;40, doi: 10.1186/s13229-016-0101-0.

Birch, R.C., Hocking, D.R., & Trollor, J.N. (2016). Prevalence and predictors of subjective memory complaints in adult male carriers of the FMR1 premutation. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 30(6), 834-48.

Casey, D., Thomas, S., Hocking, D.R., & Kemp-Casey, A. (2016). Graduate-entry medical students: Older and wiser but not less distressed. Medical Journal of Australia, 24(1), 88-92.

2015

Hocking, D.R. Reeve, J., & Porter, M.A. (2015). Characterising the profile of everyday executive functioning and relation to IQ in adults with Williams syndrome. PLoS One, 10(9):e0137628.

Birch, R.C., Hocking, D.R., Cornish, K.M., Menant, J.C., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Godler, D.E., Wen, W., Hackett, A., Rogers, C., Trollor, J.N. (2015). Preliminary evidence of an effect of cerebellar volume on postural sway in FMR1 premutation males. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 14(3), 251-259.

Hocking, D.R., Kraan, C.M., Godler, D.E., Bui, Q.M., Li X., Bradshaw, J.L., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Melcalfe, S.A., Archibald, A.D., Turbitt, E., Fielding, J., Trollor, J., Cohen, J., Cornish, K.M. (2015). Evidence linking FMR1 mRNA and attentional demands of stepping and postural control in women with the premutation. Neurobiology of Aging, 36(3), 1400-1408.

Cornish, K.M., Kraan, C.M., Bui, Q.M., Bellgrove, M.A., Metcalfe, S.A., Trollor, T., Hocking, D.R., Slater, H.R., Inaba, Y., Li X., Archibald, A.D., Turbitt, E., Cohen, J., Godler, D.E. (2015). Novel methylation markers of the dysexecutive-psychiatric phenotype in FMR1 premutation females. Neurology, 84(16), 1631-1638.

2014

Kraan, C., Hocking, D.R., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Metcalfe, S., Archibald, A., Fielding, J., Trollor, J., Bradshaw, J.L., Cohen, J., Cornish, K.M. (2014). Impaired response inhibition is associated with self-reported symptoms of depression, anxiety and ADHD in female FMR1 premutation carriers. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 165B(1), 41-51.

*Milne, S., *Hocking, D.R., Murphy, A., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Delatycki, M., Corben, L.A. (2014) Sensitivity of spatiotemporal gait parameters in measuring disease severity in Friedreich ataxia. Cerebellum, 13(6), 677-688.

Birch, R.C., Cornish, K.M., Hocking, D.R., Trollor, J.N. (2014). Understanding the neuropsychiatric phenotype of fragile X-associated tremor ataxia syndrome: A systematic review. Neuropsychology Review, 24(4), 491-513.

Hocking, D.R., Corben, L.A., Fielding, J., Cremer, P.D., Millist, L., White, O.B., Delatycki, M.B. (2014). Saccade repogramming in Friedreich ataxia reveals impairments in the cognitive control of saccadic eye movement. Brain and Cognition, 87, 161-167.

*Kraan, C., *Hocking, D.R., Bradshaw, J.L., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Metcalfe, S., Archibald, A., Fielding, J., Trollor, J., Cohen, J., Cornish, K.M. (2014). Age and CGG-repeat length are associated with neuromotor impairments in at-risk females with the FMR1 premutation. Neurobiology of Aging, 35(9), 2179 e7-13.

Kraan, C., Hocking, D.R.,  Bradshaw, J.L., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Metcalfe, S., Archibald, A., Fielding, J., Trollor, J., Cohen, J., Cornish, K.M. (2014). Symbolic sequence learning is associated with cognitive-affective profiles in female FMR1 premutation carriers. Genes, Brain and Behavior, 13(4), 385-393.

Grigsby, J., Cornish, K., Hocking, D., Kraan, C., Olichney, J.M., Rivera, S.M., Schneider, A., Sherman, S., Wang, J.Y., Yang, J-C. (2014). The cognitive neuropsychological phenotype of carriers of the FMR1 premutation. Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 6(1), 28.

Shelton, A., Cornish, K., Kraan, C., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Metcalfe, S., Bradshaw J., Hocking, D.R., Archibald, A., Cohen, J., Trollor, J., Fielding, J. (2014), Exploring inhibitory deficits in female premutation carriers of fragile X syndrome through eye movements. Brain and Cognition, 85, 201-208.

Hocking, D.R., Menant, J.C. Kirk, H.E., Lord, S., Porter, M.A. (2014). Gait profiles as indicators of domain-specific impairments in executive control across neurodevelopmental disorders. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35(1), 203-14.

Riby, D.M., Hanley, M., Kirk, H., Clark, F., Little, K., Fleck, R., Janes, E., Kelso, L., O'Kane, F., Cole-Fletcher, R., Allday, M.H., Hocking, D., Cornish, K., Rodgers, J. (2014). The Interplay Between Anxiety and Social Functioning in Williams Syndrome. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 44(5), 1220-1229.

Ternes, A-M., Fielding, J., Corben. L., White. O., Bradshaw, J.L., Hocking. D., Georgiou-Karistianis, N. (2014). Analysis of planning and online control of movement in Multiple Sclerosis using a Fitts' law reciprocal aiming paradigm. Cognitive and Behavioral Neurology, 27(3), 139-47.

Kraan, C., Hocking, D.R., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Metcalfe, S., Archibald, A., Fielding, J., Trollor, J., Bradshaw, J.L., Cohen, J., Cornish, K.M. (2014). Impaired response inhibition is associated with self-reported symptoms of depression, anxiety and ADHD in female FMR1 premutation carriers. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 165(1), 41-51.

2013

Kirk, H.E., Hocking, D.R., Riby, D., & Cornish, K.M. (2013). Linking Social Behaviour and Anxiety to Attention to Emotional Faces in Williams syndrome. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 34, 4608-4616.

Kraan, C., Hocking, D.R., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Metcalfe, S., Archibald, A., Fielding, J., Trollor, J., Bradshaw, J.L., Cohen, J., Cornish, K.M.  (2013) Cognitive-motor interference during postural control indicates at-risk cerebellar profiles in females with the FMR1 premutation. Behavioural Brain Research, 253, 329-336.

Hocking, D.R., Thomas, D., Menant, J., Porter, M.A., Smith, S., Lord, S., Cornish, K.M. (2013). The interplay between executive control and motor functioning in Williams syndrome. Developmental Science, 16(3), 428-442.

Kraan, C.M., Hocking, D.R., Bradshaw, J.L., Fielding, J., Cohen, J., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., & Cornish, K.M. (2013). Neurobehavioral evidence for the involvement of theFMR1gene in female carriers of fragile X syndrome. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 37(3), 522-547.

2011 - 2012

Hocking, D.R., Kogan, C.S., & Cornish, K.M. (2012). Selective spatial processing deficits in an at-risk subgroup of the fragile X premutation. Brain and Cognition, 79(1), 39-44.

Hocking, D.R., Rinehart, N.J., McGinley, J.L., Galna, B., Moss, S.A., & Bradshaw, J.L. (2011). Gait adaptation during obstacle crossing reveals impairments in the visual control of locomotion in Williams syndrome. Neuroscience, 197, 320-329.

Cornish, K.M., Savage, R., Hocking, D.R., Hollis, C.P. (2011). Association of the DAT1 genotype with inattentive behaviour is mediated by reading ability in a general population sample. Brain and Cognition, 77(3), 453-458.

Corben, L.A., Georgiou-Karistianis, N., Bradshaw, J.L., Hocking, D.R., Churchyard, A.J., Delatycki, M.B. (2011). The Fitts task reveals impairments in planning and online control of movement in Friedreich ataxia: reduced cerebellar-cortico-connectivity? Neuroscience, 192, 382-90.

*Cornish, K.M., *Hocking, D.R., Moss, S.A., & Kogan, C.S. (2011). Selective executive markers of at-risk profiles associated with the fragile X premutation. Neurology, 77, 618-622.

Hocking, D.R., Rinehart, N.J., McGinley, J.L., Moss, S.A., & Bradshaw, J.L. (2011). A kinematic analysis of visually-guided movement in Williams syndrome. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 301, 51-58.

2008 - 2010

Hocking, D.R., Fielding, J., Corben, L.A., Cremer, P.D., Millist, L., White, O.B., & Delatycki, M.B. (2010). Ocular motor fixation deficits in Friedreich ataxia. Cerebellum, 9(3), 411-418.

Hocking, D.R., McGinley, J.L., Moss, S.A., & Bradshaw, J.L. (2010) Effects of external and internal cues on gait function in Williams syndrome. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 291(1-2), 57-63.

Hocking, D.R., Rinehart, N.J., McGinley, J.L., & Bradshaw, J.L. (2009). Gait function in adults with Williams syndrome. Experimental Brain Research, 192(4), 695-702.

Hocking, D.R., Bradshaw, J.L., & Rinehart, N.J. (2008). Fronto-parietal and cerebellar contributions to motor dysfunction in Williams syndrome: A review and future directions. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 32(3),497-507.