interests to elicit joint attention behaviors in young children with autism: Theoretical and clinical implications for understanding motivation.
The ODD group exhibited significantly lower scores in both Stroop Color-Word Tests, the backwards digital span of the WISC, and the categories completed and perseverative
responses of the WCST compared with the control group.
Specifically, participants showed a high index of perseverative
errors (PE) (31.
Both the perseverative
topics and resistance to change were often linked to particular emotions that Gail did not know how to express directly.
For this analysis, the following outcomes were selected: (a) scores in Similarities, Motor Series, Sensitivity to Interference, Go No Go, and Lexical Fluency subtests from FAB; (b) number of failure to maintain set, non-perseverative
errors, trials to complete first category, perseverative
responses, categories completed, total of errors, and percentage of conceptual responses from WCST; (c) CW execution time in the Stroop; (d) execution time in the CTT2; and (e) number of action verbs in the Action Fluency Test.
Writing errors on paragraph level included paragraph agraphia and perseverative
In order to help Jordan develop more typical age-level thinking and behaviors, which would help reduce his tantrum, I and the other adults in his life needed to help him to continue to become more flexible, see situations from other people's viewpoints, follow directions, concentrate on tasks, speak at a reasonable volume, be reflective and thoughtful, and be less reactive, perseverative
, and anxious.
The WCST enables one to separate out the motor and attentional components of impulsivity, and these subtypes of impulsivity can be distinguished on the basis of WCST perseverative
errors (Bechara et al.
errors were significantly lower in the stroke group compared with the control group [t (73) = 2.
26) As is usual with this test, we reported the number of categories completed and the percentage of perseverative
An error analysis was conducted to assess differences in perseverative
behavior between groups.
Regressive assimilation (in which a segment infuences the sound of a later one) is also known as perseverative
One study revealed that cocaine users with higher levels of violence and antisocial traits committed fewer perseverative
errors in the Wisconsin card sorting test than those who were less violent (Rosse, Miller, & Deutsch, 1993).
Cardiovascular disease and psychiatric comorbidity: the potential role of perseverative
thought: A robust predictor of response to emotional challenge in generalized anxiety disorder and major depressive disorder.