Publications

2017 Publications

Grace, T., Oddy, W.H., Bulsara, M. & Hands, B. (2017). Breastfeeding and motor development: A longitudinal cohort study. Human Movement Science, 51, 9-16. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2016.10.001

2016 Publications

Rigoli, D., Kane, R.T., Mancini, V., Thornton, A., Licari, M., Hands, B., McIntyre, F. & Piek, J. (2016). The relationship between motor proficiency and mental health outcomes in young adults: A test of the Environmental Stress Hypothesis. Journal of Human Movement. In press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/jhumov.2016.09.004

McIntyre, F., Parker, H., Thornton, A., Licari, M., Piek, J., Rigoli, D. & Hands, B. (2016). Assessing the motor proficiency in young adults: The Bruiuinks Osteretsky Test-2 Short Form and the McCarron Assessment of Neuromuscular Development. Journal of Human Movement. In press. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/jhumov.2016.10.004

Gourladins, J.B., Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P., Kane, R., Palacio, S.G., Casella, E.B., Nascimento, R.O., Hasue, R.H. & Oliveira, J.A. (2016). The relationship between motor skills, ADHD symptoms and childhood body weight. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 55, 279-286. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2016.05.005

Grace, T., Bulsara, M., Robinson, M. & Hands, B. (2016). Early life events and motor development in childhood and adolescence: A longitudinal study. Acta Paediatrica, 105(5), e219-e227. doi: 10.1111/apa.13302

Mancini, V.O., Rigoli, D., Cairney, J., Roberts, L.D. & Piek, J.P. (2016). The elaborated environmental stress hypothesis as a framework for understanding the association between motor skills and internalizing problems: A mini review. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1-6. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00543.

Mancini, V.O., Rigoli, D., Heritage, B., Roberts, L.D. & Piek, J.P. (2016). The relationship between motor skills, perceived social support and internalizing problems in a community adolescent sample. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, 1-11. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00239

Rahimi-Golkhanden, S., Steenbergen, B., Piek, J., Caeyenberghs, K. & Wilson, P. (2016). Revealing hot executive function in children with motor coordination problems. What's the go? Brain and Cognition, 106, 55-64. doi:10.1016/j.bancd.2016.04.010

Rigoli, D. & Piek, J. (2016). Motor problems as a risk factor for poorer mental health in children and adolescents. What do we know and should we be screening for psychological difficulties in those with poor motor skills? Current Developmental Disorders Report. doi: 10.1007/s40474-106-0091-9.

Thornton, A., Licari. M.K., Reid, S.L., Armstrong, J. & Elliot, C. (2016). Cognitive orientation to (daily) occupational performance intervention leads to improvements in impairments, activity and participation in children with developmental coordination disorder. Disability and Rehabilitation, 38(10), 978-986. doi: 10.3109/9638288.2015.1070298

2015 Publications

Cantell, M, Dewey, D., Hands, B. & Rose, E. (2015). A retrospective on the work of Dr Dawne Larkin. DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5 (2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7

Chivers, P., Hands, B., McIntyre, F., Bervenotti Filho, F., Blee T., Beeson T., Bettenay, F. & Siafarikas A. (2015). Peripheral quantitative computed tomography (pQCT) reveals low bone mineral density in adolescents with motor difficulties. DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5 (2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7

Chivers, P., McIntyre, F., & Hands, B. (2015). Functional fitness can be improved and sustained over time in adolescents with DCD. DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5(2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7

Clark, E., Farringdon, F., Hands, B. & McIntyre, F. (2015). Feeling better now: the impact of an exercise intervention on self-concept and happiness in adolescents with low motor competence. DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5 (2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7

Francisco R.N., Goulardins, J.B., Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P., & de Oliveira, J.A. (2015). Motor development of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, 37(3), 228-234. doi:10.1590/1516-4446-2014-1533

Goulardins, J.B., Rigoli, D., Licari, M., Piek, J.P., Hasue, R,H, Oosterlaan, J., & Oliveira, J.A. (2015). Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and developmental coordination disorder: Two separate disorders or do they share a common etiology? Behavioural Brain Research, 292, 484-492. doi:10.1016/j.bbr.2015.07.009

Grace, T., Bulsara, M., Robinson, M. & Hands, B. (2015). Maternal stress during pregnancy affects long term motor development. Child Development, 87(1), 211-220. doi: 10.1111/cdev.12449

Grace, T., Hands, B., Bulsara, M & Pennell, C. (2015). Maternal preeclampsia negatively effects long term motor development DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5 (2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7
Hands, B., Chivers, P., McIntryre, F., Bervenotti Filho, C., Blee, T., Beeson, B., Bettenay, F., & Siafarikas, A. (2015). Peripheral quantitative computed tomography (pQCT) reveals low bone mineral density in adolescents with motor difficulties. Osteoporosis International, 26(6), 1809-1818. doi.:10.1007/s00198-015-3071-8

Hands, B., Licari, M. & Piek, J.P. (2015). A review of five tests to identify motor coordination difficulties in young adults. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 41-42, 40-51. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0891422215000487

Licari, M.K., Billington, J., Reid, S.L., Wann, J.P., Elliott, C.M., Winsor, A.M., Robins, E., Thornton, A.L., Jones, R., & Bynevelt, M. (2015). Cortical functioning in children with developmental coordination disorder: a motor overflow study. Experimental Brain Research, 233(6), 1703-1710. doi: 10.1007/s00221-015-4243-7

McIntyre, F., Thornton, A., Hands, B., Licari, M., Piek, J. & Rigoli, D. Comparing the BOT-2and MAND for identifying young adults with motor impairment. DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5(2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7

Piek, J.P., Kane, R., Rigoli, D., McLaren, S., Roberts, C.M., Rooney, R., Jensen, L., Dender, A., Packer, T., & Straker, L. (2015) Does the Animal Fun program improve social-emotional and behavioural outcomes in children aged 4-6 year?. Human Movement Science, 43, 155-163. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2015.08.004

Piek, J P. & Rigoli, D. (2015). Psychosocial and behavioral problems in children with DCD. In J. Cairney (Ed) Developmental coordination disorder in children: consequences and concurrent problems. University of Toronto Press.

Reynolds, J.E., Licari, M.K., Elliott, C., Lay, B.S. & Williams, J. (2015). Motor imagery ability and internal representation of movement in children with probable developmental coordination disorder. Human Movement Science, 44, 287-298. doi:10.1016/j.humov.2015.09.012
Reynolds, J.E., Licari, M.K., Billington, J., Chen, Y., Aziz-Zadeh, L., Werner, J., Winsor, A.M. & Bynevelt, M. (2015). Mirror neuron activation in children with developmental coordination disorder: A functional MRI study. International Journal of Developmental Neuroscience, 47, 309-319. doi:10.1016/j.ijdevneu.2015.10.003

Reynolds, J.E., Thornoton, A.L., Elliot, C., Williams, J., Lay, B.S. & Licari, M.K. (2015). A systematic review of mirror neuron function in developmental coordination disorder: Imitation, motor imagery, and neuroimaging evidence. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 47, 234-238. doi: 10.1016/j.ridd.2015.09.015

Rigoli, D., Kane, R.T., McIntyre, F., Thornton, A., Hands, B., Licari, M., & Piek, J. (2015). The relationship between motor coordination and mental health in young adults: A test of the Environmental Stress hypothesis. DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5 (2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7

Rosa Neto, F., Goulardins, J.B., Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P. & Oliveira, J.A.D. (2015). Motor development of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, 37(3), 228-234.

Ruddock, S., Piek, J., Sugden, D., Morris, S., Hyde, C., Caeyenberghs, K., & Wilson, P. (2015) Coupling online control and inhibitory systems in children with Developmental Coordination Disorder: Goal-directed reaching. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 36, 244-255. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ridd.2014.10.013

Straker,L. Howie,E., Smith, A., Jensen, L. Piek, J. & Campbell, A. (2015). A crossover randomised and controlled trial of the impact of active video games on motor coordination and perceptions of physical ability in children at risk of developmental coordination disorder. Human Movement Science, 42 ,146-160. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2015.04.011

Timler, A., McIntyre, F., Crawford, S., Cantell, M., & Hands, B. (2015). The development and evaluation of the Adolescent Motor Competence Questionnaire (AMCQ): A self-report questionnaire for 12-18 year olds. DCD11 Conference, July 2nd-4th, 2015, Toulouse, France. Journal of Comorbidity 5 (2); Supplement Issue http://www.jcomorbidity.com/index.php/test/issue/view/7

2014 Publications

Chia, L.C., Licari, M.K., Guelfi, K.J. & Reid, S.L. (2014). A comparison of overground and treadmill running kinematics in children with and without developmental coordination disorder. Gait & Posture, 40(3), 464-470. doi: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2014.05.054

Dyck, M.J., & Piek, J.P. (2014) Developmental delays in children with ADHD. Journal of Attention Disorders, 18(5), 465-477. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1087054712441832

Grace, T., Bulsara, M., Pennell, C., & Hands, B. (2014). Maternal hypertensive diseases negatively affect offspring motor development. Pregnancy Hypertension: An International Journal of Women's Cardiovascular Health ,4(3), 209-214. doi: 10.1016/j.preghy.2014.04.003.

McIntyre, F., Chivers, P., Larkin, D., Rose, E., & Hands, B. (2014). Exercise can improve physical self perceptions in adolescents with low motor competence. Human Movement Science, 42, 333-343. doi:10.1016/j.humov.2014.12.003

Pannekoek, L., Piek, J.P. & Hagger, M.S. (2014).The Children’s Perceived Locus of Causality Scale for Physical Education. Journal of Teaching in Physical Education, 33, 162-185. http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jtpe.2013-0095

Rahimi-Golkhandan, S., Steenbergen, B., Piek J.P. & Wilson P.H. (2014). Deficits of hot executive function in developmental coordination disorder: Sensitivity to positive social cues. Human Movement Science, 38, 209-224. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2014.09.008

Rahimi-Golkhandan, S., Piek., J.P., Steenbergen, B. & Wilson, P.H. (2014) Hot executive function in children with developmental coordination disorder: Evidence for heightened sensitivity to immediate reward. Cognitive Development, 32, 23-37. file:///I|/My%20Documents/PDF%20publications/dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cogdev.2014.06.002

Reynolds J., Thornton A.L., Lay, B.S., Braham, R. & Rosenberg, M. (2014). Does movement proficiency impact on exergaming performance? Human Movement Science, 34, 1-11. http://dx.doi.10.1016/j.humov.2014.02.007

Ruddock, R. S., Hyde, C., Piek, J.P.,Sugden, D., Morris, S. & Wilson, P. (2014). Executive systems constrain the flexibility of online control in children during goal-directed reaching. Developmental Neuropsychology, 39(1), 51-68. http://dx.doi.10.1080/87565641.2013.855215

2013 Publications

Cairney, J., Rigoli, D., & Piek, J. (2013) Developmental Coordination Disorder and internalizing problems in children: The Environmental Stress Hypothesis elaborated. Developmental Review, 33(3), 224-238. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dr.2013.07.002

Chia, L.C., Licari, M.K., Guelfi, K.J. & Reid, S.L. (2013). A comparison of running kinematics and kinetics in children with and without developmental coordination disorder, Gait & Posture, 38(2), 264-269. doi:10.1016/j.gaitpost.2012.11.028

Chivers, P., Larkin, D., Rose, E., Beilin,L. & Hands, B. (2013). Low scores on tests of motor competence among overweight children: Low motor competence or morphology? Human Movement Science, 43, 155-143 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2013.08.006

De Kieviet, J.F., Stoof, C.J.J., Geldof, C.J., Piek, J.P., Lafeber, H.N., van Elburg, R.M. & Oosterlaan, J. (2013). New insights into visuomotor deficits of very preterm children compared to term controls at school age. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 55(7), 624-630. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dmcn.12125<

Hands, B., Larkin, D., & Rose, E. (2013) The psychometric properties of the McCarron Assessment of Neuromuscular Development with Australian youth: A longitudinal study. Human Movement Science, 32, 485-497. doi: 10.1016/j.humov.2013.02.007

Pannekoek, L., Piek, J.P. & Hagger, M. (2013). Motivation for physical activity in children: A moving matter in need for study. Human Movement Science, 32(5), 1097-1115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2013.08.004

Piek, J.P., Hands, B., & Gasson, N. (2013). Guest Editors: Motor Control & Human Skill, Proceedings of the 10th Motor Control and Human Skill Conference. Human Movement Science, 32, 1083-1085.

Piek, J.P., McLaren, S., Kane, R., Jensen, L., Dender, A., Roberts, C., Rooney, R., Packer, T. & Straker, L. (2013) Does the Animal Fun program improve motor performance in children aged 4-6 years? Human Movement Science, 32(5), 1086-1096. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2012.08.004

Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P., Kane, R., Whillier, Baxter, C. & Wilson, P. (2013) An 18-month follow-up investigation of motor coordination and working memory in primary school children. Human Movement Science, 32(5), 1116-1126 .http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2013.07.014

Straker L., Smith A, Hands B., Olds T. & Abbott, R. (2013). Screen-based media use clusters are related to other activity behaviours and health indicators in adolescents BMC Public Health, 13(1), 1174-1186. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-1174

Wilson, A., Piek, J.P., & Kane, R. (2013). An investigation of the relationship between motor ability and internalising symptoms in pre-primary children: The mediating role of social skills. Infant and Child Development, 22, 151-164. doi: 10.1002/icd.1773

2012 Publications

McKay, R., Thornton, A.L., Licari, M.K., Reid, S.L., Elliott, C.M. & Girdler, S. (2012). Handwriting performance in children with developmental coordination disorder: The influence of manual dexterity and motor overflow. Australian Occupational Therapy Journal

Piek, J.P. (2012). Chapter 2: Sensory development and motor control in infants and children. In Thomas Korff& Mark de Ste Croix (Eds) Developmental Biomechanics and Motor Control, pp. 27-49. London: Routledge

Piek, J.P., Hands, B., & Licari, M. K. (2012). Assessment of motor functioning in the preschool period. Neuropsychology Review, 22, 402-413. doi:10.1007/s11065-012-9211-4.

Pannekoek, L., Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P., Barrett, N.C. & Schoemaker, M. (2012). The Revised DCDQ: Is it a suitable screening measure for motor difficulties in adolescents? Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 29(1), 81-97.

Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P. & Kane, R. (2012). Motor skills and psychosocial correlates in a normal adolescent sample. Pediatrics, 129, e892-e900. doi:10.1542/peds.2011-1237

Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P., Kane, R., & Oosterlaan, J. (2012). Motor skills, working memory and academic achievement in a normal population of adolescents: testing a mediation model. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 27, 766-780.

Rigoli, D., Piek, J.P., Kane, R., & Oosterlaan, J. (2012). An examination of the relationship between motor coordination and executive functions in adolescents. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 54, 1025-1031.

Sekaran, S.N., Reid, S.L., Chin, A.W., Ndiaye, S. & Licari, M.K. (2012). Catch! Movement kinematics of two-handed catching in boys with Developmental Coordination Disorder, Gait & Posture, 36, 27-32.

2011 Publications

Dyck, M.J., Piek, J.P. & Patrick, J. (2011). The validity of psychiatric diagnoses: The case of ‘specific’ developmental disorders. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 32(6), 2704-2713. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2011.06.001

Loh, P-R., Piek, J.P., & Barrett, N.C. (2011). Comorbid ADHD and DCD: Examining cognitive functions using WISC-IV. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 32(4), 1260-1269. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2011.02.008

Miyahara, M., & Piek, J. (2011). Chapter 104. Physical Disability and Self-Esteem. In Roger J.R. Levesque (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Adolescence, (Vol 4), pp 2079-2083, NY: Springer.

Oh, S., Licari, M.K., Lay, B.S. & Blanksby, B.A. (2011). Effects of teaching methods on swimming skill acquisition in children With Developmental Coordination Disorder. International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education, 5, 432-448.

Pearsall-Jones, J.G., Piek, J.P., Rigoli, D., Martin, N., & Levy, F. (2011). Motor disorder and anxiety and depressive symptomatology: A monozygotic co-twin control approach. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 32(4), 1245-1252. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2011.01.042

Pearsall-Jones, J.G., Piek, J.P., Steed, L., McDougall, M.R. & Levy, F. (2011). Monozygotic twins concordant and discordant for DCD: two sides to the story. Twin Research & Human Genetics, 14(1), 79-87. doi:10.1375/twin.14.1.79

Straker, L.M., Campbell, A.C.,Jensen, L.M.,Metcalf, D.R., Smith, A.J., Abbott, R.A., Pollock, C.M. & Piek, J.P. (2011). Rationale, design and methods for a randomised and controlled trial of the impact of virtual reality games on motor competence, physical activity, and mental health in children with developmental coordination disorder. BMC Public Health, 11(1), 654--665. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-654.

2010 Publications

Chia, L.C.E., Guelfi, K.J. & Licari, M.K. (2010). A comparison of the oxygen cost of locomotion in children with and without developmental coordination disorder, Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 52(3), 251-255. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8749.2009.03392.x

Dyck, M.J., & Piek, J.P. (2010). How to distinguish normal from disordered children with poor language or motor skills. International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 45(3), 336-344. doi:10.3109/13682820903009503

Martin, N.C., Piek, J.P., Baynam, G., Levy, F. & Hay, D. (2010). An examination of the relationship between movement problems and four common developmental disorders. Human Movement Science, 29(5), 799-808. doi:10.1016/j.humov.2009.09.005

Pearsall-Jones, J.G., Piek, J.P. & Levy, F. (2010). Developmental Coordination Disorder and Cerebral Palsy: Categories or a Continuum? Human Movement Science, 29(5), 787-798. doi:10.1016/j.humov.2010.04.006

Pearsall-Jones, Jillian G, Piek, J.P. & Levy, F. (2010). Editorial: Etiological pathways for developmental coordination disorder and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: shared or discrete? Expert Review in Neurotherapeutics, 10, 491-494

Piek, J.P., Barrett, N.C., Dyck, M.J. & Reiersen, A. (2010). Can the CBCL be used to screen for motor impairment? Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 52(2), 200-204. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8749.2009.03326.x

Piek, J.P., Barrett, N.C., Smith, L.M., Rigoli, D. & Gasson, N. (2010). Do motor skills in infancy and early childhood predict anxious and depressive symptomatology at school age? Human Movement Science, 29(5), 777-786. doi:10.1016/j.humov.2010.03.006

Piek, J.P., Straker, L.M., Jensen, L., Dender, A., Barrett, N.C., McLaren, S. Roberts, C, Reid, C., Rooney, R., Packer, T., Bradbury, G. & Elsley, S. (2010). Rationale, design and methods for a randomised and controlled trial to evaluate “Animal Fun” - a program designed to enhance physical and mental health in young children. BMC Pediatrics, 10(1), 78. doi:10.1186/1471-2431-10-78

Summers, J.J., Garry, M., & Piek, J.P. (2010). Guest Editors: Human movement across the lifespan: Learning, synergies and disease, 9th Motor Control and Human Skill Conference. Human Movement Science, 29, 615-617.

2009 Publications

Brantner, S. Piek, J.P. & Smith, L.M. (2009). Evaluation of the validity of the MAND in assessing motor impairment in young children. Rehabilitation Psychology, 54(4), 413-421. doi:10.1037/a0017315

deKieviet, J.F., Piek, J.P., Cornelieke, S. Aarnoudse-Moens, C., & Oosterlaan, J. (2009). Motor development of preterm and very low birth weight children from birth to adolescence: a meta-analysis. Journal of the American Medical Association, 302(20), 2235-2242. doi:10.1001/jama.2009.1708

Hands, B., Kendall, G. Larkin, D., Rose, E, & Parker, H. (2009). Perinatal risk factors for mild motor disability. International Journal of Disability, Development and Education, 56(4), 317-331. doi:10.1080/10349120903306533

Hands, B., Larkin, D., Parker, H., Straker, L. & Perry, M. (2009). The relationship among physical activity, motor competence and health-related fitness in 14–year-old adolescents. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 19, 655-663. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0838.2008.00847.x

Loh, P-R, Piek, J.P., & Barrett, N.C. (2009). The use of the Developmental Coordination Disorder Questionnaire in Australian children. Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, 26(1), 38 -53.

Pearsall-Jones, J.G., Piek, J.P., Rigoli, D., Martin, N. & Levy, F. (2009). An investigation into etiological pathways of DCD and ADHD using a monozygotic twin design. Twin Research & Human Genetics, 12(4), 381-391. doi:10.1375/twin.12.4.381

Perry, M., Straker, L., O'Sullivan, P., Smith, A. & Hands, B. (2009). Fitness, motor competence and body composition are weakly associated with adolescent back pain. Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy, 39(6), 439-449. doi:10.2519/jospt.2009.3011

Straker, L., Abbott, R., Piek, J., Pollock, C., Davies, P., & Smith, A. (2009). Rationale, design and methods for a randomised and controlled trial to investigate whether home access to electronic games decreases children's physical activity. BMC Public Health, 9(1), 212. doi:10.1186/1471-2458-9-212

Straker, L., Pollock, C., Piek, J., Abbott, R., Skoss, R., & Coleman, J. (2009). Movement and muscle activity during electronic game playing by children. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 25, 713-728.

2008 Publications

Cantell, M., Crawford, S., & Doyle-Baker, P.K. (2008). Physical fitness and health indices in children, adolescents and adults with high or low motor competence. Human Movement Science, 27, 344-362. doi: 10.1016/j.humov.2008.02.007.

Hands, B. (2008). Changes in motor skill and fitness measures among children with high and low motor competence: A five-year longitudinal study. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 11(2), 155-162. doi:10.1016/j.jsams.2007.02.012

Licari, M.K., Larkin, J.D. (2008). Increased associated movements: Influence of attention deficits and movement difficulties. Human Movement Science, 27(2), 310-324. doi:10.1016/j.humov.2008.02.013

Pearsall-Jones, J.G., Piek, J.P., Martin, N.C., Rigoli, D., Levy, F. & Hay, D.A. (2008). A monozygotic twin design to investigate etiological factors for DCD and ADHD. Journal of Pediatric Neurology, 6(3), 209-219. doi:10.1055/s-0035-1557464

Piek, J.P., Dawson, L., Smith, L.M., & Gasson, N. (2008). The role of early fine and gross motor development on later motor and cognitive ability. Human Movement Science, 27(5), 668-681. doi:10.1016/j.humov.2007.11.002

Piek, J.P., Bradbury, G.S., Elsley, S.C., & Tate, L. (2008). Motor coordination and social-emotional behaviour in preschool aged children. International Journal of Disability, Development and Education, 55(2), 143-151. doi:10.1080/10349120802033592

Piek, J.P., Gasson, N. & Summers, J.J. (2008). Guest Editors: Motor Control and Coordination across the Lifespan. Human Movement Science, 27, 665-667.

2007 Publications

Livesey, D.J., Coleman, R., & Piek, J.P. (2007). Performance on the Movement Assessment Battery for Children by Australian 3- to 5-year-old children. Child: Care, Health and Development, 33(6), 713-719. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2214.2007.00733.x

Piek, J.P., Dyck, M.J., Francis, M. & Conwell, A. (2007). Working memory, processing speed and set-shifting in children with Developmental Coordination Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 49(9), 678-683. doi:10.1111/j.1469-8749.2007.00678.x

Piek, J.P., Rigoli, D., Pearsall-Jones, J.G., Martin, N.C., Hay, D.A., Bennett, K.S., & Levy, F. (2007). Depressive symptomatology in child and adolescent twins with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and/or Developmental Coordination Disorder. Twin Research and Human Genetics, 10(4), 587-596. doi:10.1375/twin.10.4.587

Wisdom, S., Dyck, M.J., Piek, J.P., Hay, D., & Hallmayer, J. (2007). Can Autism, language and coordination disorders be differentiated based on ability profiles? European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry , 16(3), 178-186. doi:10.1007/s00787-006-0586-8

2006 Publications

Hands, B. & Larkin, D. (2006). Physical fitness of children with motor learning difficulties. European Journal of Special Needs Education, 21(4), 447-456.

Licari, M.K., Larkin, D., Miyahara, M. (2006). The influence of developmental coordination disorder and attention deficits on associated movements in children, Human Movement Science, 25, pp. 90-99.

Martin, N., Piek, J.P. & Hay, D (2006) DCD and ADHD: A genetic study of their shared aetiology. Human Movement Science, 25, 110-124.

Miyahara, M. & Piek, J.P. (2006) Self-Esteem of Children and Adolescents with Physical Disabilities: Quantitative Evidence from Meta-Analysis. Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities,18, 219-234.

Miyahara, M., Piek, J., & Barrett, N.C. (2006). Accuracy of drawing in a dual-task and a resistance-to-distraction study: Motor or attention deficits? Human Movement Science,25,100-109.

Piek, J.P. (2006). Infant Motor Development. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.

Piek, J.P., Baynam, G.B. & Barrett, N.C. (2006).The relationship between fine and gross motor ability, self-perceptions and self worth in children and adolescents. Human Movement Science,25, 65-75.

Piek, J.P., Gasson, N., & Garry, M. (2006) Guest Editors: Approaches to sensory-motor development in infants and children. Human Movement Science, 25. 1-3.

Sergeant, J., Piek, J.P. & Oosterlaan , J. (2006) ADHD and DCD: A relationship in need of research. Human Movement Science, 25, 76-89.

2005 Publications

Cummins, A., Piek, J.P., & Dyck, M.J. (2005) Motor coordination, empathy and social behaviour in school aged children. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 47, 437-442.

Larkin, D., Hands, B., Parker, H. & Cantell, M. (2005): Unigym: Tehtäväsuuntautunut Näkökulma Motorisen Oppimisen Ongelmiin (Unigym: Task-specific approach to motor learning problems). In Rintala, P., Ahonen, T., Cantell, M. & Nissinen, A (Eds) Liiku ja opi (~Move and learn), Jyvaskyla, Finland: PS-Kustannus.

Piek, J.P., Barrett, N.C., Allen, L.S.R., Jones. A. & Louise, M. (2005). The effect of gender on the relationship between bullying and self worth in children with movement coordination problems. British Journal of Educational Psychology, 75, 453-463.

Piek, J.P., Gasson, N., & Garry, M. (2005) Guest Editors: Neural, cognitive and dynamic perspectives of motor control. Human Movement Science, 24, 617-620.

2004 Publications

Piek, J.P. & Dyck, M.J. (2004). Sensory-motor deficits in children with Developmental Coordination Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Autistic Disorder. Human Movement Science, 23, 475-488.

Piek, J.P., Dyck, M.J., Nieman, A., Anderson, M., Hay, D., Smith, L.M., McCoy, M., & Hallmayer, J. (2004). The relationship between motor coordination, executive functioning and attention in school aged children. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 19, 1063-1076.

Piek, J.P. & Pitcher, T.A. (2004). Chapter 14: Processing deficits in children with movement and attention deficits. In D. Dewey & D.E. Tupper (Eds.) Developmental Motor Disorders (pp. 313-327). NY: Guilford Publications.

2003 Publications

Barrett, N.C., Piek, J.P., Allen, L.S.R., Jones, A., & Louise, M. (2003). Peer-victimisation and self-worth in children with and without Developmental Coordination Disorder. Proceedings of the 38th APS Annual Conference, Perth, WA, October 2-5, 7-11.

Baynam, G.B. & Piek, J.P. (2003). Fine and gross motor ability in male and female adolescents with and without developmental coordination disorder. Proceedings of the 38th APS Annual Conference, Perth, WA, October 2-5, 17-20.

Francis, M., & Piek, J.P. (2003). The effects of perceived social support and self-worth on depressive symptomatology in children with and without Developmental Coordination Disorder. Proceedings of the 38th APS Annual Conference, Perth, WA, October 2-5, 70-74.

Hands, B. & Martin, M. (2003). Implementing a Fundamental Movement Skill program in an early childhood setting: The children's perspectives . Australian Journal of Early Childhood, 28(4), 47-52.

Martin, M. & Hands, B. (2003). Implementing a Fundamental Movement Skill program in an early childhood setting: The teachers' perspectives. Australian Journal of Early Childhood, 28(4), 40-46.

Pitcher, T.M., Piek, J.P., & Hay, D.A. (2003) Fine and gross motor ability in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 45, 525-535.

2002 Publications

Hands, B., & Larkin, D. (2002). DCD and Physical Fitness. In S. Cermak and D. Larkin (Eds.) Developmental Coordination Disorder (pp. 172-184) San Diego, CA: Singular Press

Pitcher, T. M., Piek, J. P., & Barrett, N. C. (2002). Timing and force control in boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: Subtype differences and the effect of comorbid developmental coordination disorder. Human Movement Science, 21, 919-945.

2001 Publications

Coleman, R., Piek, J.P., & Livesey, D.J. (2001). A longitudinal study of motor ability and kinaesthetic acuity in young children at risk of Developmental Coordination Disorder. Human Movement Science, 20, 95-110.

Hands, B., & Larkin, D. (2001). DCD: A discrete learning disability. New Zealand Journal of Disability Studies, 9, 93- 119.

Hands, B. & Larkin, D. (2001). Measuring Motor Ability in Young Children Using the Rasch Measurement Model. Journal of Applied Measurement, 2(2), 101-119.

Skinner, R.A. & Piek, J.P. (2001) Psychosocial implications of poor motor coordination in children and adolescents, Human Movement Science, 20, 73-94.

2000 Publications

Piek, J.P., Dworcan, M., Barrett, N.C. & Coleman, R. (2000). Determinants of self worth in children with and without Developmental Coordination Disorder. International Journal of Disability, Development and Education,47, 259-272.

Pre 2000 Publications

Coleman, R., Piek, J.P.,& Livesey, D.J. (1997). Kinaesthetic acuity in preprimary children at risk of developmental coordination disorder. Australian Educational and Developmental Psychologist, 14(1), 77-83.

Hands, B. (1996). The importance of fundamental movement skills. ACHPER West, Spring/summer, 17.

Hands, B. & Larkin, D. (1997). Gender differences in the measurement of children's motor skills. The ACHPER Healthy Lifestyles Journal, 44(1), 12-16.

Hands, B. & Larkin, D. (1998). Australian tests of motor proficiency: What do we have and what do we need? The ACHPER Healthy Lifestyles Journal,45(4), 10-16.

Hands, B., Sheridan, B. & Larkin, D. (1999). Creating Performance Categories from Continuous Motor Skill Data. Journal of Outcome Measurement, 3(3), 18- 34.

Piek, J.P., & Carman, R. (1995). Kinaesthetic sensitivity and motor performance in children with developmental coordination disorder. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 37, 976-984.

Piek, J.P. & Edwards, K. (1997). The identification of children with Developmental Coordination Disorder by class and physical education teachers. British Journal of Educational Psychology, 67, 55-67.

Piek, J.P., Pitcher, T.M., & Hay, D.A. (1999). Motor coordination and kinaesthesis in boys with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 41, 159-165.

Piek, J.P. & Skinner, R.A. (1999). Timing and force control during a sequential tapping task in children with and without motor coordination problems. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 5, 320-329.