Emotion Perception or Social Cognitive Complexity: What Drives Face Processing Deficits in Autism Spectrum Disorder?

@article{Walsh2015EmotionPO,
  title={Emotion Perception or Social Cognitive Complexity: What Drives Face Processing Deficits in Autism Spectrum Disorder?},
  author={Jennifer A. Walsh and Sarah E. Creighton and M D Rutherford},
  journal={Journal of vision},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 12},
  pages={1223}
}
Some, but not all, relevant studies have revealed face processing deficits among those with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). In particular, deficits are revealed in face processing tasks that involve emotion perception. The current study examined whether either deficits in processing emotional expression or deficits in processing social cognitive complexity… CONTINUE READING