Dr Adina Lew

Senior Lecturer in Psychology

Research Interests

  • Spatial navigation
  • Spatial memory
  • Sociocognitive consequences of epilepsy in development
  • Provision of services in paediatric epilepsy

Reading comprehension difficulties in children with rolandic epilepsy
Currie, N.K., Lew, A.R., Palmer, T.M., Basu, H., De Goede, C., Ayer, A., Cain, K. 03/2018 In: Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 60, 3, p. 275-282. 8 p.
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Out of place, out of mind: schema-driven false memory effects for object-location bindings
Lew, A.R., Howe, M.L. 03/2017 In: Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition. 43, 3, p. 404-421. 18 p.
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Relations between psychological avoidance, symptom severity and embarrassment in essential tremor
Holding, S., Lew, A. 03/2015 In: Chronic Illness. 11, 1, p. 69-71. 3 p.
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Social cognition in children with epilepsy in mainstream education
Lew, A., Lewis, C., Lunn, J., Tomlin, P., Basu, H., Roach, J., Rakshi, K., Martland, T. 01/2015 In: Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 57, 1, p. 53-59. 7 p.
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Transfer of spatial search between environments in human adults and young children (Homo sapiens): implications for representation of local geometry by spatial systems
Lew, A., Usherwood, B., Fragkioudaki, F., Koukoumi, V., Smith, S.P., Austen, J.M., McGregor, A. 04/2014 In: Developmental Psychobiology. 56, 3, p. 421-434. 14 p.
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Looking beyond the boundaries: Time to put landmarks back on the cognitive map?
Lew, A. 05/2011 In: Psychological Bulletin. 137, 3, p. 484-507. 24 p.
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Use of geometry for spatial reorientation in children applies only to symmetrical spaces.
Lew, A.R., Gibbons, B., Murphy, C., Bremner, J.G. 05/2010 In: Developmental Science. 13, 3, p. 490-498. 9 p.
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Postural change effects on infants' AB task performance: visual, postural or spatial?
Lew, A., Hopkins, B., Owen, L., Green, M. 2007 In: Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. 97, 1, p. 1-13. 13 p.
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Psychosocial problems and seizure-related factors in children with epilepsy.
Lew, A., Lewis, C., Owen, L., West, S., Tomlin, P., Roach, J., Vassallo, G. 08/2006 In: Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 48, 8, p. 704-704. 1 p.
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Disorientation inhibits landmark use in 12-18-month-old infants.
Lew, A., Foster, K., Bremner, J.G. 07/2006 In: Infant Behavior and Development. 29, 3, p. 334-341. 8 p.
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The impact of community rehabilitation for acquired brain injury on carer burden : an exploratory study.
Smith, M.J., Vaughan, F.L., Cox, L.J., McConville, H., Roberts, M., Stoddart, S., Lew, A. 01/2006 In: Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 21, 1, p. 76-81. 6 p.
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Detection of geometric, but not topological, spatial transformations in 6- to 12-month-old infants in a visual exploration paradigm
Lew, A., Foster, K., Bremner, J.G., Slavin, S., Green, M. 2005 In: Developmental Psychobiology. 47, 1, p. 31-42. 12 p.
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Experimental methods.
Lew, D. 2005 In: The Cambridge encyclopaedia of child development. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press p. 120-123. 4 p. ISBN: 9780521651172.

Indirect landmark use at 6 months of age in a spatial orientation task.
Lew, A.R., Crowther, L.A., Foster, K.A., Green, M. 02/2004 In: Infant Behavior and Development. 27, 1, p. 81-90. 10 p.
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Use of configurational geometry for spatial orientation in human infants (homo sapiens).
Garrad-Cole, F., Lew, A.R., Bremner, J.G., Whitaker, C.J. 09/2001 In: Journal of Comparative Psychology. 115, 3, p. 317-320. 4 p.
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The development of relational landmark use in 6- to 12-month-old infants in a spatial orientation task.
Lew, A., Bremner, J.G., Lefkovitch, L. 09/2000 In: Child Development. 71, 5, p. 1179-1190. 12 p.
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The development of beacon use for spatial orientation in 6-8.5-month-old infants.
Crowther, H.L., Lew, A.R., Whitaker, C.J. 01/2000 In: Infant Behavior and Development. 23, 1, p. 41-59. 19 p.
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Hand-mouth coordination, congenital absence of limb, and evidence for innate body schemas
Gallagher, S., Butterworth, G., Lew, A., Cole, J. 10/1998 In: Brain and Cognition. 38, 1, p. 53-65. 13 p.
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The Development of Hand-Mouth Coordination in 2- to 5-Month-Old Infants: Similarities with Reaching and Grasping
Lew, A., Butterworth, G. 1997 In: Infant Behavior and Development. 20, 1, p. 59-69. 10 p.
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The effects of hunger on hand-mouth coordination in newborn infants
Lew, A.R., Butterworth, G. 05/1995 In: Developmental Psychology. 31, 3, p. 456-463. 8 p.
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  • Infancy and Early Development
  • Perception and Action