Lauren Kenworthy

Lauren Kenworthy

Lauren Kenworthy

Associate Professor of Neurology, Pediatrics and Psychiatry, George Washington University School of Medicine; Director of the Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders at Children’s National Medical Center


Office Phone: (301) 765-5430


Research Focus


The neuropsychological phenotype of autism and executive function intervention for children on the autism spectrum. Dr. Kenworthy is author of a school-based executive function intervention for children on the autism spectrum, Unstuck and On Target, shown to be effective in a National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) funded trial of the intervention in Fairfax County Public Schools. 

  • Transgender Youth Fertility Attitudes Questionnaire: Measure Development in Nonautistic and Autistic Transgender Youth and Their Parents. Strang JF, Jarin J, Call D, Clark B, Wallace GL, Anthony LG, Kenworthy L, Gomez-Lobo V. J Adolesc Health. 2017 Oct 12. pii: S1054-139X(17)30405-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2017.07.022. PMID: 29033160 
  • Sex differences in parent-reported executive functioning and adaptive behavior in children and young adults with autism spectrum disorder.White EI, Wallace GL, Bascom J, Armour AC, Register-Brown K, Popal HS, Ratto AB, Martin A, Kenworthy L. Autism Res. 2017 Oct;10(10):1653-1662. doi: 10.1002/aur.1811. Epub 2017 Jun 1. PMID: 28568910 
  • Paediatric intensive care nurses' decision-making around gastric residual volume measurement. Tume LN, Latten L, Kenworthy L. Nurs Crit Care. 2017 Sep;22(5):293-297. doi: 10.1111/nicc.12304. Epub 2017 Jun 22. PMID: 28640510 
  • Lagging skills contribute to challenging behaviors in children with autism spectrum disorder without intellectual disability. Maddox BB, Cleary P, Kuschner ES, Miller JS, Armour AC, Guy L, Kenworthy L, Schultz RT, Yerys BE. Autism. 2017 Aug 1:1362361317712651. doi: 10.1177/1362361317712651. PMID: 28844152 
  • The Flexibility Scale: Development and Preliminary Validation of a Cognitive Flexibility Measure in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Strang JF, Anthony LG, Yerys BE, Hardy KK, Wallace GL, Armour AC, Dudley K, Kenworthy L. J Autism Dev Disord. 2017 Aug;47(8):2502-2518. doi: 10.1007/s10803-017-3152-y. PMID: 28527097
  • The Gap Between Adaptive Behavior and Intelligence in Autism Persists into Young Adulthood and is Linked to Psychiatric Co-morbidities. Kraper CK, Kenworthy L, Popal H, Martin A, Wallace GL. J Autism Dev Disord. 2017 Jul 14. doi: 10.1007/s10803-017-3213-2. PMID: 28710532
  • Lessons learned: Engaging culturally diverse families in neurodevelopmental disorders intervention research. Ratto AB, Anthony BJ, Pugliese C, Mendez R, Safer-Lichtenstein J, Dudley KM, Kahn NF, Kenworthy L, Biel M, Martucci JL, Anthony LG. Autism. 2017 Jul;21(5):622-634. doi: 10.1177/1362361316650394. Epub 2016 Jun 15. PMID: 27313190
  • Social analogical reasoning in school-aged children with autism spectrum disorder and typically developing peers. Green AE, Kenworthy L, Gallagher NM, Antezana L, Mosner MG, Krieg S, Dudley K, Ratto A, Yerys BE. Autism. 2017 May;21(4):403-411. doi: 10.1177/1362361316644728. Epub 2016 May 12. PMID: 27178998
  • Personal protective equipment solution for UK military medical personnel working in an Ebola virus disease treatment unit in Sierra Leone. Reidy P, Fletcher T, Shieber C, Shallcross J, Towler H, Ping M, Kenworthy L, Silman N, Aarons E. J Hosp Infect. 2017 May;96(1):42-48. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2017.03.018. Epub 2017 Mar 18. PMID: 28420487
  • Disaster Relief: A Look Into the Pharmacist's Role. Moore AF, Kenworthy L. N C Med J. 2017 May-Jun;78(3):195-197. doi: 10.18043/ncm.78.3.195. PMID: 28576961
  • Divergence of Age-Related Differences in Social-Communication: Improvements for Typically Developing Youth but Declines for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Wallace GL, Dudley K, Anthony L, Pugliese CE, Orionzi B, Clasen L, Lee NR, Giedd JN, Martin A, Raznahan A, Kenworthy L. J Autism Dev Disord. 2017 Feb;47(2):472-479. doi: 10.1007/s10803-016-2972-5. PMID: 27878739
  • Income inequality probably has had little or no effect on subjective well-being. Kenworthy L. Soc Sci Res. 2017 Feb;62:36-38. doi: 10.1016/j.ssresearch.2016.12.008. Epub 2016 Dec 23. No abstract available. PMID: 28126111
  • Neural Basis of Visual Attentional Orienting in Childhood Autism Spectrum Disorders. Murphy ER, Norr M, Strang JF, Kenworthy L, Gaillard WD, Vaidya CJ. J Autism Dev Disord. 2017 Jan;47(1):58-67. doi: 10.1007/s10803-016-2928-9. PMID: 27696176
  • Initial Clinical Guidelines for Co-Occurring Autism Spectrum Disorder and Gender Dysphoria or Incongruence in Adolescents. Strang JF, Meagher H, Kenworthy L, de Vries ALC, Menvielle E, Leibowitz S, Janssen A, Cohen-Kettenis P, Shumer DE, Edwards-Leeper L, Pleak RR, Spack N, Karasic DH, Schreier H, Balleur A, Tishelman A, Ehrensaft D, Rodnan L, Kuschner ES, Mandel F, Caretto A, Lewis HC, Anthony LG. J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2016 Oct 24:1-11. doi: 10.1080/15374416.2016.1228462. PMID: 27775428
  • Real-World Executive Functions in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: Profiles of Impairment and Associations with Adaptive Functioning and Co-morbid Anxiety and Depression. Wallace GL, Kenworthy L, Pugliese CE, Popal HS, White EI, Brodsky E, Martin A. J Autism Dev Disord. 2016 Mar;46(3):1071-83. doi: 10.1007/s10803-015-2655-7. PMID: 26572659
  • Are Non-intellectually Disabled Black Youth with ASD Less Impaired on Parent Report than Their White Peers? Ratto AB, Anthony BJ, Kenworthy L, Armour AC, Dudley K, Anthony LG. J Autism Dev Disord. 2016 Mar;46(3):773-81. doi: 10.1007/s10803-015-2614-3. PMID: 26439481
  • Longitudinal Examination of Adaptive Behavior in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Influence of Executive Function. Pugliese CE, Anthony LG, Strang JF, Dudley K, Wallace GL, Naiman DQ, Kenworthy L. J Autism Dev Disord. 2016 Feb;46(2):467-77. doi: 10.1007/s10803-015-2584-5. PMID: 26349921
  • Replication and Comparison of the Newly Proposed ADOS-2, Module 4 Algorithm in ASD Without ID: A Multi-site Study. Pugliese CE, Kenworthy L, Bal VH, Wallace GL, Yerys BE, Maddox BB, White SW, Popal H, Armour AC, Miller J, Herrington JD, Schultz RT, Martin A, Anthony LG. J Autism Dev Disord. 2015 Dec;45(12):3919-31. doi: 10.1007/s10803-015-2586-3. PMID: 26385796
  • Resting-state functional connectivity predicts longitudinal change in autistic traits and adaptive functioning in autism. Plitt M, Barnes KA, Wallace GL, Kenworthy L, Martin A. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015 Dec 1;112(48):E6699-706. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1510098112. Epub 2015 Nov 16. PMID: 26627261
  • Insistence on sameness relates to increased covariance of gray matter structure in autism spectrum disorder. Eisenberg IW, Wallace GL, Kenworthy L, Gotts SJ, Martin A. Mol Autism. 2015 Oct 1;6:54. doi: 10.1186/s13229-015-0047-7. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26435832
  • Default mode network segregation and social deficits in autism spectrum disorder: Evidence from non-medicated children. Yerys BE, Gordon EM, Abrams DN, Satterthwaite TD, Weinblatt R, Jankowski KF, Strang J, Kenworthy L, Gaillard WD, Vaidya CJ. Neuroimage Clin. 2015 Aug 18;9:223-32. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2015.07.018. eCollection 2015. PMID: 26484047
  • Neural Correlates of Set-Shifting in Children With Autism. Yerys BE, Antezana L, Weinblatt R, Jankowski KF, Strang J, Vaidya CJ, Schultz RT, Gaillard WD, Kenworthy L. Autism Res. 2015 Aug;8(4):386-97. doi: 10.1002/aur.1454. Epub 2015 Jan 20. PMID: 25599972
  • A Preliminary Study of Self-Reported Food Selectivity in Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Kuschner ES, Eisenberg IW, Orionzi B, Simmons WK, Kenworthy L, Martin A, Wallace GL. Res Autism Spectr Disord. 2015 Jul 1;15-16:53-59. PMID: 26309446
  • Longitudinal cortical development during adolescence and young adulthood in autism spectrum disorder: increased cortical thinning but comparable surface area changes. Wallace GL, Eisenberg IW, Robustelli B, Dankner N, Kenworthy L, Giedd JN, Martin A. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2015 Jun;54(6):464-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jaac.2015.03.007. Epub 2015 Mar 17. PMID: 26004661
  • Increasing adaptive behavior skill deficits from childhood to adolescence in autism spectrum disorder: role of executive function. Pugliese CE, Anthony L, Strang JF, Dudley K, Wallace GL, Kenworthy L. J Autism Dev Disord. 2015 Jun;45(6):1579-87. doi: 10.1007/s10803-014-2309-1. PMID: 25398602
  • Everyday executive function impairments predict comorbid psychopathology in autism spectrum and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders. Lawson RA, Papadakis AA, Higginson CI, Barnett JE, Wills MC, Strang JF, Wallace GL, Kenworthy L. Neuropsychology. 2015 May;29(3):445-53. doi: 10.1037/neu0000145. Epub 2014 Oct 13. PMID: 25313979
  • Abstract analogical reasoning in high-functioning children with autism spectrum disorders. Green AE, Kenworthy L, Mosner MG, Gallagher NM, Fearon EW, Balhana CD, Yerys BE. Autism Res. 2014 Dec;7(6):677-86. doi: 10.1002/aur.1411. Epub 2014 Sep 25. PMID: 25255899
  • Characterizing the factor structure of parent reported executive function in autism spectrum disorders: the impact of cognitive inflexibility. Granader Y, Wallace GL, Hardy KK, Yerys BE, Lawson RA, Rosenthal M, Wills MC, Dixon E, Pandey J, Penna R, Schultz RT, Kenworthy L. J Autism Dev Disord. 2014 Dec;44(12):3056-62. doi: 10.1007/s10803-014-2169-8. PMID: 24972681
  • Increased gender variance in autism spectrum disorders and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Strang JF, Kenworthy L, Dominska A, Sokoloff J, Kenealy LE, Berl M, Walsh K, Menvielle E, Slesaransky-Poe G, Kim KE, Luong-Tran C, Meagher H, Wallace GL. Arch Sex Behav. 2014 Nov;43(8):1525-33. doi: 10.1007/s10508-014-0285-3. Epub 2014 Mar 12. PMID: 24619651
  • Randomized controlled effectiveness trial of executive function intervention for children on the autism spectrum. Kenworthy L, Anthony LG, Naiman DQ, Cannon L, Wills MC, Luong-Tran C, Werner MA, Alexander KC, Strang J, Bal E, Sokoloff JL, Wallace GL. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2014 Apr;55(4):374-83. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.12161. Epub 2013 Nov 21. PMID: 24256459
  • Contribution of rating scales to intervention for executive dysfunction. Isquith PK, Roth RM, Kenworthy L, Gioia G. Appl Neuropsychol Child. 2014;3(3):197-204. doi: 10.1080/21622965.2013.870014. Epub 2014 Feb 21. Review. PMID: 24559500
  • Social perception in autism spectrum disorders: impaired category selectivity for dynamic but not static images in ventral temporal cortex. Weisberg J, Milleville SC, Kenworthy L, Wallace GL, Gotts SJ, Beauchamp MS, Martin A. Cereb Cortex. 2014 Jan;24(1):37-48. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhs276. Epub 2012 Sep 26. PMID: 23019245
  • Brain hyperconnectivity in children with autism and its links to social deficits. Supekar K, Uddin LQ, Khouzam A, Phillips J, Gaillard WD, Kenworthy LE, Yerys BE, Vaidya CJ, Menon V. Cell Rep. 2013 Nov 14;5(3):738-47. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.10.001. Epub 2013 Nov 7. PMID: 24210821
  • Aberrant neural mediation of verbal fluency in autism spectrum disorders. Kenworthy L, Wallace GL, Birn R, Milleville SC, Case LK, Bandettini PA, Martin A. Brain Cogn. 2013 Nov;83(2):218-26. doi: 10.1016/j.bandc.2013.08.003. Epub 2013 Sep 18. PMID: 24056237
  • Motor demands impact speed of information processing in autism spectrum disorders. Kenworthy L, Yerys BE, Weinblatt R, Abrams DN, Wallace GL. Neuropsychology. 2013 Sep;27(5):529-36. doi: 10.1037/a0033599. Epub 2013 Aug 12. PMID: 23937483
  • Separate components of emotional go/no-go performance relate to autism versus attention symptoms in children with autism. Yerys BE, Kenworthy L, Jankowski KF, Strang J, Wallace GL. Neuropsychology. 2013 Sep;27(5):537-45. doi: 10.1037/a0033615. Epub 2013 Aug 12. PMID: 23937480
  • Atypical modulation of distant functional connectivity by cognitive state in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. You X, Norr M, Murphy E, Kuschner ES, Bal E, Gaillard WD, Kenworthy L, Vaidya CJ. Front Hum Neurosci. 2013 Aug 27;7:482. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2013.00482. eCollection 2013. PMID: 23986678
  • Interests in high-functioning autism are more intense, interfering, and idiosyncratic than those in neurotypical development. Anthony LG, Kenworthy L, Yerys BE, Jankowski KF, James JD, Harms MB, Martin A, Wallace GL. Dev Psychopathol. 2013 Aug;25(3):643-52. doi: 10.1017/S0954579413000072. PMID: 23880382
  • Real world executive control impairments in preschoolers with autism spectrum disorders. Smithson PE, Kenworthy L, Wills MC, Jarrett M, Atmore K, Yerys BE. J Autism Dev Disord. 2013 Aug;43(8):1967-75. doi: 10.1007/s10803-012-1747-x. PMID: 23283628
  • Increased gyrification, but comparable surface area in adolescents with autism spectrum disorders. Wallace GL, Robustelli B, Dankner N, Kenworthy L, Giedd JN, Martin A. Brain. 2013 Jun;136(Pt 6):1956-67. doi: 10.1093/brain/awt106. Epub 2013 May 28. PMID: 23715094
  • Modulation of attentional blink with emotional faces in typical development and in autism spectrum disorders. Yerys BE, Ruiz E, Strang J, Sokoloff J, Kenworthy L, Vaidya CJ. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2013 Jun;54(6):636-43. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.12013. Epub 2012 Nov 26. PMID: 23176580
  • Impairments in real-world executive function increase from childhood to adolescence in autism spectrum disorders. Rosenthal M, Wallace GL, Lawson R, Wills MC, Dixon E, Yerys BE, Kenworthy L. Neuropsychology. 2013 Jan;27(1):13-8. doi: 10.1037/a0031299. PMID: 23356593
  • Do Social Attribution Skills Improve with Age in Children with High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders? Bal E, Yerys BE, Sokoloff JL, Celano MJ, Kenworthy L, Giedd JN, Wallace GL. Res Autism Spectr Disord. 2013;7(1):9-16. Epub 2012 Aug 13. PMID: 23130085
  • WISC-IV profile in high-functioning autism spectrum disorders: impaired processing speed is associated with increased autism communication symptoms and decreased adaptive communication abilities. Oliveras-Rentas RE, Kenworthy L, Roberson RB 3rd, Martin A, Wallace GL. J Autism Dev Disord. 2012 May;42(5):655-64. doi: 10.1007/s10803-011-1289-7. PMID: 21638108
  • Atypical Functional Connectivity of the Amygdala in Childhood Autism Spectrum Disorders during Spontaneous Attention to Eye-Gaze. Murphy ER, Foss-Feig J, Kenworthy L, Gaillard WD, Vaidya CJ. Autism Res Treat. 2012;2012:652408. doi: 10.1155/2012/652408. Epub 2012 Dec 27. PMID: 23326662
  • Depression and Anxiety Symptoms in Children and Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders without Intellectual Disability. Strang JF, Kenworthy L, Daniolos P, Case L, Wills MC, Martin A, Wallace GL. Res Autism Spectr Disord. 2012 Jan;6(1):406-412. PMID: 22615713
  • Diminished sensitivity to sad facial expressions in high functioning autism spectrum disorders is associated with symptomatology and adaptive functioning. Wallace GL, Case LK, Harms MB, Silvers JA, Kenworthy L, Martin A. J Autism Dev Disord. 2011 Nov;41(11):1475-86. doi: 10.1007/s10803-010-1170-0. PMID: 21347615
  • Using systematic reviews and meta-analyses to support regulatory decision making for neurotoxicants: lessons learned from a case study of PCBs. Goodman M, Squibb K, Youngstrom E, Anthony LG, Kenworthy L, Lipkin PH, Mattison DR, LaKind JS. Cien Saude Colet. 2011 Jul;16(7):3207-20. Review. PMID: 21808908
  • Controlling attention to gaze and arrows in childhood: an fMRI study of typical development and Autism Spectrum Disorders. Vaidya CJ, Foss-Feig J, Shook D, Kaplan L, Kenworthy L, Gaillard WD. Dev Sci. 2011 Jul;14(4):911-24. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-7687.2011.01041.x. Epub 2011 Mar 23. PMID: 21676110
  • A proposal to facilitate weight-of-evidence assessments: Harmonization of Neurodevelopmental Environmental Epidemiology Studies (HONEES). Youngstrom E, Kenworthy L, Lipkin PH, Goodman M, Squibb K, Mattison DR, Anthony LG, Makris 0. SL, Bale AS, Raffaele KC, LaKind JS. Neurotoxicol Teratol. 2011 May-Jun;33(3):354-9. doi: 10.1016/ Epub 2011 Feb 18. PMID: 21315817
  • Impaired Consonant Trigrams Test (CTT) performance relates to everyday working memory difficulties in children with autism spectrum disorders. Yerys BE, Wallace GL, Jankowski KF, Bollich A, Kenworthy L. Child Neuropsychol. 2011;17(4):391-9. doi: 10.1080/09297049.2010.547462. PMID: 21390918
  • Age-related temporal and parietal cortical thinning in autism spectrum disorders. Wallace GL, Dankner N, Kenworthy L, Giedd JN, Martin A. Brain. 2010 Dec;133(Pt 12):3745-54. doi: 10.1093/brain/awq279. Epub 2010 Oct 5. PMID: 20926367
  • Executive Function in the Real World: BRIEF lessons from Mark Ylvisaker. Gioia GA, Kenworthy L, Isquith PK. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2010 Nov-Dec;25(6):433-9. doi: 10.1097/HTR.0b013e3181fbc272. PMID: 21076244
  • Using systematic reviews and meta-analyses to support regulatory decision making for neurotoxicants: lessons learned from a case study of PCBs. Goodman M, Squibb K, Youngstrom E, Anthony LG, Kenworthy L, Lipkin PH, Mattison DR, Lakind JS. Environ Health Perspect. 2010 Jun;118(6):727-34. doi: 10.1289/ehp.0901835. Epub 2010 Feb 22. PMID: 20176542
  • Adaptive behavior ratings correlate with symptomatology and IQ among individuals with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders. Kenworthy L, Case L, Harms MB, Martin A, Wallace GL. J Autism Dev Disord. 2010 Apr;40(4):416-23. doi: 10.1007/s10803-009-0911-4. PMID: 19949846
  • Advancing the selection of neurodevelopmental measures in epidemiological studies of environmental chemical exposure and health effects. Youngstrom E, LaKind JS, Kenworthy L, Lipkin PH, Goodman M, Squibb K, Mattison DR, Anthony BJ, Anthony LG. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2010 Jan;7(1):229-68. doi: 10.3390/ijerph7010229. Epub 2010 Jan 19. PMID: 20195443
  • Sources of group differences in functional connectivity: an investigation applied to autism spectrum disorder. Jones TB, Bandettini PA, Kenworthy L, Case LK, Milleville SC, Martin A, Birn RM. Neuroimage. 2010 Jan 1;49(1):401-14. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2009.07.051. Epub 2009 Jul 29. PMID: 19646533
  • Neural systems supporting lexical search guided by letter and semantic category cues: a self-paced overt response fMRI study of verbal fluency. Birn RM, Kenworthy L, Case L, Caravella R, Jones TB, Bandettini PA, Martin A. Neuroimage. 2010 Jan 1;49(1):1099-107. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2009.07.036. Epub 2009 Jul 23. PMID: 19632335
  • Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms moderate cognition and behavior in children with autism spectrum disorders. Yerys BE, Wallace GL, Sokoloff JL, Shook DA, James JD, Kenworthy L. Autism Res. 2009 Dec;2(6):322-33. doi: 10.1002/aur.103. PMID: 19998356
  • Brief report: Further evidence for inner speech deficits in autism spectrum disorders. Wallace GL, Silvers JA, Martin A, Kenworthy LE. J Autism Dev Disord. 2009 Dec;39(12):1735-9. doi: 10.1007/s10803-009-0802-8. Epub 2009 Jun 30. PMID: 19565331
  • Brief report: IQ split predicts social symptoms and communication abilities in high-functioning children with autism spectrum disorders. Black DO, Wallace GL, Sokoloff JL, Kenworthy L. J Autism Dev Disord. 2009 Nov;39(11):1613-9. doi: 10.1007/s10803-009-0795-3. Epub 2009 Jul 2. PMID: 19572193
  • Set-shifting in children with autism spectrum disorders: reversal shifting deficits on the Intradimensional/Extradimensional Shift Test correlate with repetitive behaviors. Yerys BE, Wallace GL, Harrison B, Celano MJ, Giedd JN, Kenworthy LE. Autism. 2009 Sep;13(5):523-38. doi: 10.1177/1362361309335716. PMID: 19759065
  • Are executive control functions related to autism symptoms in high-functioning children? Kenworthy L, Black DO, Harrison B, della Rosa A, Wallace GL. Child Neuropsychol. 2009 Sep;15(5):425-40. doi: 10.1080/09297040802646983. PMID: 19173090
  • Functional connectivity of the inferior frontal cortex changes with age in children with autism spectrum disorders: a fcMRI study of response inhibition. Lee PS, Yerys BE, Della Rosa A, Foss-Feig J, Barnes KA, James JD, VanMeter J, Vaidya CJ, Gaillard WD, Kenworthy LE. Cereb Cortex. 2009 Aug;19(8):1787-94. doi: 10.1093/cercor/bhn209. Epub 2008 Dec 9. PMID: 19068486
  • Understanding executive control in autism spectrum disorders in the lab and in the real world. Kenworthy L, Yerys BE, Anthony LG, Wallace GL. Neuropsychol Rev. 2008 Dec;18(4):320-38. doi: 10.1007/s11065-008-9077-7. Epub 2008 Oct 28. Review. PMID: 18956239
  • Intact implicit learning of spatial context and temporal sequences in childhood autism spectrum disorder.
  • Barnes KA, Howard JH Jr, Howard DV, Gilotty L, Kenworthy L, Gaillard WD, Vaidya CJ. Neuropsychology. 2008 Sep;22(5):563-70. doi: 10.1037/0894-4105.22.5.563. PMID: 18763876
  • Atypical neural substrates of Embedded Figures Task performance in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Lee PS, Foss-Feig J, Henderson JG, Kenworthy LE, Gilotty L, Gaillard WD, Vaidya CJ. Neuroimage. 2007 Oct 15;38(1):184-93. Epub 2007 Jul 24. PMID: 17707658
  • Disorganization: the forgotten executive dysfunction in high-functioning autism (HFA) spectrum disorders. Kenworthy LE, Black DO, Wallace GL, Ahluvalia T, Wagner AE, Sirian LM. Dev Neuropsychol. 2005;28(3):809-27. PMID: 16266250
  • Adaptive skills and executive function in autism spectrum disorders. Gilotty L, Kenworthy L, Sirian L, Black DO, Wagner AE. Child Neuropsychol. 2002 Dec;8(4):241-8. PMID: 12759821
  • Enrolled nurse training provides new opportunities. Kenworthy L., Nurs N Z. 2002 Nov;8(10):3-4. No abstract available. PMID: 12514876
  • Profiles of everyday executive function in acquired and developmental disorders. Gioia GA, Isquith PK, Kenworthy L, Barton RM. Child Neuropsychol. 2002 Jun;8(2):121-37. PMID: 12638065
  • Hemispheric specialization in emotion: attention, arousal, and EEG activation in unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy. Kenworthy L, Smith BD, Fedio P, Smith DA, Reese K. Int J Neurosci. 2001 Apr;107(3-4):279-93. PMID: 11328696
  • Evidence for a discrete behavioral phenotype in the oculocerebrorenal syndrome of Lowe. Kenworthy L, Charnas L. Am J Med Genet. 1995 Nov 20;59(3):283-90. PMID: 8599350
  • Cognitive and behavioral profile of the oculocerebrorenal syndrome of Lowe. Kenworthy L, Park T, Charnas LR. Am J Med Genet. 1993 May 15;46(3):297-303. PMID: 8488875
  • Constitutional law--right to privacy--spousal consent to abortion: foreshadowing the fall of parental consent. Kenworthy L. Suffolk Univ Law Rev. 1975 Spring;9(3):841-72. No abstract available. PMID: 11664519

Fellowship Program, Neuropsych Fellowship, 1995, Mount Washington Ped. Hospital
PhD, Clinical Psychology, 1993, University of Maryland at College Park
Internship Program, Pediatric Psychology, 1993, Children's Hospital of Boston
MA, 1991, University of Maryland at College Park
BA, English, 1984, Yale University