Dr Kirsty Ainsworth

  • Lecturer (Psychology & Neuroscience Education Hub)

telephone: 07925935339
email: Kirsty.Ainsworth@glasgow.ac.uk

62 Hillhead Street, Glasgow, Scotland, G12 8QB

Research interests

Dr. Kirsty Ainsworth is a lecturer in psychology. Her research interests lie broadly in the area of sensory perception, autism, mental health and pedagogy.



She obtained her PhD from the University of Glasgow in 2017 before pursuing a postdoctoral fellowship at the Perceptual Neuroscience Laboratory for Autism and Development at McGill University, Montréal. During her fellowship, Dr. Ainsworth worked within the Transforming Autism Care Consortium (TACC) network and trained under the Quebec Autism Research Training (QART) Program (provincial) as well as the Canadian National Autism Research Training programme. She joined the School of Psychology and Neuroscience as a lecturer in 2021.

Publications

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2021

Ainsworth, K., Ostrolenk, A., Irion, C. and Bertone, A. (2021) Reduced multisensory facilitation exists at different periods of development in autism. Cortex, 134, pp. 195-206. (doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2020.09.031) (PMID:33291045)

2020

Ainsworth, K., Robertson, A. E. , Welsh, H., Day, M., Watt, J., Barry, F., Stanfield, A. and Melville, C. (2020) Anxiety in adults with autism: perspectives from practitioners. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 69, 101457. (doi: 10.1016/j.rasd.2019.101457)

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Articles

Ainsworth, K., Ostrolenk, A., Irion, C. and Bertone, A. (2021) Reduced multisensory facilitation exists at different periods of development in autism. Cortex, 134, pp. 195-206. (doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2020.09.031) (PMID:33291045)

Ainsworth, K., Robertson, A. E. , Welsh, H., Day, M., Watt, J., Barry, F., Stanfield, A. and Melville, C. (2020) Anxiety in adults with autism: perspectives from practitioners. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 69, 101457. (doi: 10.1016/j.rasd.2019.101457)

This list was generated on Wed Aug 17 08:38:41 2022 BST.