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Department of Cognitive Science

Thushara Anandakumar

BPsych Macq.

Thushara Anandakumar

Clinic officer

Contact Details

Phone : +61 2 9850 4124
Fax : +61 2 9850 6059
email : thushara.anandakumar@mq.edu.au

External Address

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

Selected Publications

Books

  • Marsh, P.J., McGuire, J., Polito, V., Anandakumar, T., Lee, B.W., McMillan, J.E., Suraev, A., Coltheart, M., Harris, A.W.F., & Langdon, R. (2013). SoCog: Manual for mental-state reasoning and emotion recognition training in schizophrenia. Sydney: Macquarie University.

Periodicals

  • Anandakumar, T., Connaughton, E., Coltheart, M., & Langdon, R. (2016). Belief-bias reasoning in non-clinical delusion-prone individuals. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 54, 211-218. doi:10.1016/j.jbtep.2016.08.016
  • McArthur, G.M., Castles, A., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., & Banales, E. (2015). Sight word and phonics training in children with dyslexia. Journal of Learning Disabilities, 48(4), 391-407. doi:10.1177/0022219413504996
  • McArthur, G.M., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., Castles, A., Larsen, L., & Coltheart, M. (2013). A Test of Everyday Reading Comprehension (TERC). Australian Journal of Learning Difficulties, 18, 35-85.
  • McArthur, G.M., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., Banales, E., & Castles, A. (2013). Getting to grips with the heterogeneity of developmental dyslexia. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 30, 1-24.
  • McArthur, G., Eve, P., Jones, K., Banales, E., Kohnen, S., Anandakumar, T., Larsen, L., Marinus, E., Wang, H.-C., & Castles, A. (2012). Phonics training for English-speaking poor readers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 12, CD009115. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD009115.pub2
  • McArthur, G., Castles, A., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., & Banales, E. (2011). Phonics training for English-speaking poor readers (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 5, CD009115. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD009115

Published Abstracts

  • Marsh, P.J., Langdon, R., McGuire, J., Harris, A.W.F., Polito, V., Anandakumar, T., Lee, B., Singh, S., & Coltheart, M. (2012). SOCOG: A novel social cognitive training program for people with schizophrenia [Abstract]. Schizophrenia Research, 136(1), 3.

Conference Presentations, Colloquia, and other presentations

  • Kohnen, S., Castles, A., Geigis, L., Anandakumar, T., Nickels, L., & McArthur, G.M. (2013, November). Subtypes of a subtype: Three developmental surface dyslexias. Paper presented at the 7th Australian Cognitive Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neuropsychiatry Research Forum (ACNCN), Sydney.
  • McArthur, G.M., Castles, A., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K Anandakumar, T., & Banales, E. (2013, September). Phonics and sight word training in children with dyslexia. Paper presented at the Children’s Hospital Education Research Institute Conference, Westmead Hospital, Sydney.
  • McArthur, G., Castles, A., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., & Barriball, E. (2012, August). Phonics and sight word training in children with dyslexia. Presentation given at the Making up Lost Time in Literacy (MuLTiLit) Seminar Series, Macquarie Park, Sydney.
  • Castles, A., Anandakumar, T., Nation, K., & Forster, K.I. (2012, April). The prime lexicality effect in developing readers. Paper presented at the 39th Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference (EPC), Sydney.
  • Marsh, P.J., Langdon, R., McGuire, J., Harris, A.W.F., Polito, V., Anandakumar, T., Lee, B., Singh, S., & Coltheart, M. (2012, April). SoCog: A novel social cognitive training program for people with schizophrenia. Presentation given at the 3rd Biennial Schizophrenia International Research Conference, Florence, Italy.
  • McArthur, G., Castles, A., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., & Barriball, E. (2012, April). Phonics and sight-word training in children with developmental dyslexia. Paper presented at the 39th Australasian Experimental Psychology Conference (EPC), Sydney.
  • McArthur, G., Castles, A., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., & Barriball, E. (2012, March). Phonics and sight-word training in children with developmental dyslexia. Presentation given at the CCD Person Perception Seminar Series, University of Western Australia, Perth.
  • Marsh, P., Anandakumar, T. & Lee, B. (2011, September). SoCog: A new remediation program. Presentation given at the 12th NSW Early Psychosis Forum at Westmead Hospital, Sydney.
  • Kohnen, S., Anandakumar, T., McArthur, G., Nickels, L., & Castles, A. (2010, July). Treatment for different types of surface dyslexia. Paper presented at the 7th Annual Conference of the Society for Scientific Studies, Reading, Berlin, Germany.
  • McArthur, G., Castles, A., Kohnen, S., Larsen, L., Jones, K., Anandakumar, T., & Barriball, E. (2010, July). Phonics and sight-word training in children with developmental dyslexia . Paper presented at the 7th Annual Conference of the Society for Scientific Studies, Reading, Berlin, Germany.

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