Recent Publications



Aldred C., Taylor C., Wan M.W., Green J. (2018) Using Video Feedback Strategies in Parent-Mediated Early Autism Intervention. In: Siller M., Morgan L. (eds) Handbook of Parent-Implemented Interventions for Very Young Children with Autism. Autism and Child Psychopathology Series. Springer, Cham. 14. ISBN 978-3-319-90992-9

Green J, Absoud M, Grahame V, Malik O, Simonoff E, Le Couteur A et al. Demand avoidance is not necessarily defiance – Authors' reply. The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health. 2018. July 11th.

Divan, G. , Vajaratkar, V. , Cardozo, P. , Huzurbazar, S. , Verma, M. , Howarth, E. , Emsley, R. , Taylor, C. , Patel, V. and Green, J. (2018), The Feasibility and Effectiveness of PASS Plus, A Lay Health Worker Delivered Comprehensive Intervention for Autism Spectrum Disorders: Pilot RCT in a Rural Low and Middle Income Country Setting. Autism Research. doi:10.1002/aur.1978

Green, J. & Garg, S. (2018). Annual Research Review:  The state of autism intervention science:  progress, target psychological and biological mechanisms and future prospects. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry.



Professor Jonathan Green's blog

Green, J., Pickles, A., Pasco, G., Bedford, R., Wan, M. W., Elsabbagh, M., ... & Charman, T. (2017). Randomised trial of a parent‐mediated intervention for infants at high risk for autism: longitudinal outcomes to age 3 years. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 



Pickles, A., Le Couteur, A., Leadbitter, K., Salomone, E., Cole-Fletcher, R., Tobin, H., ... & Aldred, C. (2016). Parent-mediated social communication therapy for young children with autism (PACT): long-term follow-up of a randomised controlled trial. The Lancet, 388(10059), 2501-2509.

Rahman, A., Divan, G., Hamdani, S. U., Vajaratkar, V., Taylor, C., Leadbitter, K., ... Green, J.  (2016). Effectiveness of the parent-mediated intervention for children with autism spectrum disorder in south Asia in India and Pakistan (PASS): a randomised controlled trial. The Lancet Psychiatry, 3(2), 128-136.  PMID:

Wan, M. W., Brooks, A., Green, J., Abel, K., & Elmadih, A. (2016). Psychometrics and validation of a brief rating measure of parent-infant interaction Manchester assessment of caregiver–infant interaction. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 1-8.  DOI:



Divan, G., Hamdani, S. U., Vajartkar, V., Minhas, A., Taylor, C., Aldred, C., ... Patel, V. (2015). Adapting an evidence-based intervention for autism spectrum disorder for scaling up in resource-constrained settings: the development of the PASS intervention in South Asia. Global health Action, vol 8.   PMID:

Elsabbagh, M., Bruno, R., Wan, M. W., Charman, T., Johnson, M. H., Green, J., & The BASIS Team. (2015). Infant neural sensitivity to dynamic eye gaze relates to quality of parent–infant interaction at 7-months in infants at risk for autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders45(2), 283-291.  PMID:

Green, J. (2015). Editorial: Process to progress? Investigative trials, mechanism and clinical science. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry56(1), 1-3.  PMID:

Green, J., Charman, T., Pickles, A., Wan, M. W., Elsabbagh, M., Slonims, V., … & The BASIS Team.  (2015). Parent-mediated intervention versus no intervention for infants at high risk of autism: a parallel, single-blind, randomised trial. The Lancet Psychiatry2(2), 133-140.  PMID: 

Green, J. M., (2015) Relationship-based treatments. In A. Thapar, D. S. Pine, J. F.  Leckman, S. Scott, M. J. Snowling & E. Taylor (Eds.), Rutter's Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, (pp 521-532). Oxford:   Wiley Blackwell.  DOI:



De Rubeis, S., He, X., Goldberg, A. P., Poultney, C. S., Samocha, K., Cicek, A. E., ... Singh, T. (2014). Synaptic, transcriptional and chromatin genes disrupted in autism. Nature515(7526), 209-215.  PMID:

Harrop, C., McConachie, H., Emsley, R., Leadbitter, K., Green, J., & The PACT Consortium. (2014). Restricted and repetitive behaviors in autism spectrum disorders and typical development: Cross-sectional and longitudinal comparisons. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders44(5), 1207-1219.  PMID:

McConachie, H., & FletcherWatson, S. et al. (2014). Building capacity for rigorous controlled trials in autism: the importance of measuring treatment adherence.  Child: Care, Health and Development41(2), 169-177.  PMID:

Pickles, A., Harris, V., Green, J., Aldred, C., McConachie, H., Slonims, V., ... Charman, T. (2014).  Treatment mechanism in the MRC preschool autism communication trial: implications for study design and parentfocussed therapy for children. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 56(2), 162-170.  PMID:

Pinto, D., Delaby, E., Merico, D., Barbosa, M., Merikangas, A., Klei, L., ... Vorstman, J. A. (2014). Convergence of genes and cellular pathways dysregulated in autism spectrum disorders. The American Journal of Human Genetics94(5), 677-694.  PMID:



Green, J., Wan, M. W., Guiraud, J., Holsgrove, S., McNally, J., Slonims, V., ... Johnson, M. (2013). Intervention for infants at risk of developing autism: a case series. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders,43(11), 2502-2514. PMID:

Hudry, K., Aldred, C., Wigham, S., Green, J., Leadbitter, K., Temple, K., ... McConachie, H. (2013). Predictors of parent–child interaction style in dyads with autism. Research in Developmental Disabilities34(10), 3400-3410.  PMID:

Kendall, T., et al., (2013) Management of autism in children and young people: summary of NICE and SCIE guidance.  BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 347:f4865.  PMID:

Wan, M. W., Green, J., Elsabbagh, M., Johnson, M., Charman, T., Plummer, F. & The BASIS Team.  (2013). Quality of interaction between atrisk infants and caregiver at 1215 months is associated with 3year autism outcome.  Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry54(7), 763-771.  PMID:



Aldred, C., Green, J., Emsley, R., & McConachie, H. (2012). Brief report: Mediation of treatment effect in a communication intervention for pre-school children with autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders42(3), 447-454. PMID:

Barrett, B., Byford, S., Sharac, J., Hudry, K., Leadbitter, K., Temple, K., Aldred, C., Slonims, V., Green, J. ... & PACT Consortium. (2012). Service and wider societal costs of very young children with autism in the UK. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders42(5), 797-804.  PMID:

Wan, M. W., Green, J., Elsabbagh, M., Johnson, M., Charman, T., Plummer, F., & The BASIS Team. (2012). Parent–infant interaction in infant siblings at risk of autism. Research in Developmental Disabilities33(3), 924-932.  PMID:  



Green, J., (2011). Early communication-focused parenting interventions for autism.  Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 16(1), 34.  Publication link:

Green, J., Charman, T., Mc Conachie, H., Aldred, C., Slonims, V., Howlin, P., ... & The PACT Consortium  (2011). FC14-05 - Parent-mediated communication-focused treatment for preschool children with autism (MRC PACT); a randomised controlled trial. European Psychiatry26, 1897. DOI:



Clifford, S., Hudry, K., Brown, L., Pasco, G., Charman, T., & The PACT Consortium. (2010).  The modified-classroom observation schedule to measure intentional communication (M-COSMIC): evaluation of reliability and validity. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders4(3), 509-525.  DOI:

Green, J., Charman, T., McConachie, H., Aldred, C., Slonims, V., Howlin, P., ... & The PACT Consortium. (2010). Parent-mediated communication-focused treatment in children with autism (PACT): a randomised controlled trial. The Lancet375(9732), 2152-2160.  PMID:

Hudry, K., Leadbitter, K., Temple, K., Slonims, V., McConachie, H., Aldred, C., Howlink, P., Charman, T. and The PACT Consortium.  (2010). Preschoolers with autism show greater impairment in receptive compared with expressive language abilities. International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders45(6), 681-690.  PMID: