Sasson, Noah J.
Noah Sasson's research interests involve Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). He is seeking to understand the perceptual and cognitive mechanisms that contribute to social dysfunction in ASD. Dr. Sasson also serves as the head of the Development and Social Cognition Lab.
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An econometric choice task was used to estimate the implicit reward value of social and non-social stimuli related to restricted interests in children and adolescents with (n = 12) and without (n = 22) autism spectrum ...
Affective Responses by Adults with Autism Are Reduced to Social Images but Elevated to Images Related to Circumscribed Interests Individuals with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) demonstrate increased visual attention and elevated brain reward circuitry responses to images related to circumscribed interests (CI), suggesting that a heightened affective ...