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Department of Cognitive Science

Selene Petit

PhD Student

Contact Details

email : selene.petit@mq.edu.au

External Address

Department of Cognitive Science
Australian Hearing Hub
16 University Avenue
Macquarie University NSW 2109

I also have a profile at the ARC Centre for Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders.

Thesis Details

Discovering preserved linguistic abilities in non-verbal children with autism.

  • Scholarship : None
  • Workload : full time
  • Supervisors : Dr Alexandra Woolgar and Dr Nicholas Badcock

Selected Publications

Published Abstracts

  • Petit, S., Badcock, N.A., Dermody, N., Yau, S., Schmidt, E., Rich, A.N., Brock, J., Nickels, L., & Woolgar, A. (In Press). Using low-cost portable neuroimaging to detect receptive language ability in children [Abstract]. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, Australasian Cognitive Neuroscience Conference.

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Petit, S., Badcock, N.A., Dermody, N., Yau, S., Schmidt, E., Rich, A., Brock, J., Nickels, N., & Woolgar, A. (2016, November). Using low-cost portable neuroimaging to detect receptive language ability in children. Paper presented at the 6th Australian Cognitive Neuroscience Society Conference (ACNS), Shoal Bay.
  • Woolgar, A., Petit, S., Badcock, N.A., Rich, A., Brock, J., & Nickels, L. (2016, November). Donít judge a book by its cover - case of a minimally-verbal Autistic child with excellent receptive and productive language. Paper presented at the 6th Australian Cognitive Neuroscience Society Conference (ACNS), Shoal Bay.
  • Woolgar, A., Petit, S., Badcock, N., Dermody, N., Yau, S., Schmidt, E., Rich, A.N., Brock, J., & Nickels, L. (2016, August). Unlocking voices: Using low-cost portable neuroimaging to detect receptive language comprehension in minimally-verbal children with autism. Poster session presented at the ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders Annual Workshop, The Fairmont Resort, Leura.
  • Petit, S., Woolgar, A., Badcock, N.A., Demody, N., Schmidt, E., Rich, A.N., Brock, J., & Nickels, N. (2016, May). Unlocking voices: Developing a neural marker for receptive language ability in minimally-verbal children with autism. Poster session presented at the CCD Developing Mind Series: Developmental Perspectives on Language Processing Workshop, Macquarie University.

Further Information

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Contact Details

Telephone: (02) 9850 9599
Fax : (02) 9850 6059
Email : cogsci@mq.edu.au
Web : www.cogsci.mq.edu.au