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Sheena Au-Yeung


Research Assistant

  • Research Assistant - Treatment Resistant Depression, University of Oxford
  • Honorary Research Associate, University of Nottingham

PAX-D - Dopaminergic Therapy for Treatment Resistant Depression

Research Profile

Sheena has a broad range of research interests including mental health, suicide prevention, neurodevelopmental conditions, and cognitive processing. 

Sheena completed her PhD titled "Eye Movements during Complex Information Processing in Autism Spectrum Disorders" in 2015 at the University of Southampton.

Researchgate Profile:


AU-YEUNG, S. K., Bradley, L., Robertson, A. E., Shaw, R., Baron-Cohen, S., & Cassidy, S. (2018). Experience of mental health diagnosis and perceived misdiagnosis in autistic, possibly autistic and non-autistic adults. Autism. doi: 10.1177/1362361318818167

AU-YEUNG, S. K., Kaakinen, J. K., Liversedge, S. P., & Benson, V. (2018). Would Adults with Autism be less likely to Bury the Survivors? An Eye Movement Study of Anomalous Text Reading. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. 71(1), 280-290. doi: 10.1080/17470218.2017.1322621

Newman-Taylor, K., Kemp, A., Potter, H., & AU-YEUNG, S. K. (2018). Imagery as a means of attenuating paranoia in college students; An online experimental study. Journal of Child and Families Studies, 27(3), 853-859.

Newman-Taylor, K., Garner, C., Vernon-Wilson, E., Paas, K., & AU-YEUNG, S. K. (2017). Psychometric evaluation of the Hope, Agency and Opportunity (HAO); A brief measure of mental health recovery. Journal of Mental Health, 26(6), 562 -568. doi: 10.1080/09638237.2017.1385746

AU-YEUNG, S. K., Kaakinen, J. K., Liversedge, S. P., & Benson, V. (2015). Processing of written irony in Autism Spectrum Disorder: An eye-movement study. Autism Research. doi: 10.1002/aur.1490

AU-YEUNG, S. K., Kaakinen, J. K., & Benson, V. (2013). Cognitive perspective-taking during scene perception in Autism Spectrum Disorder: Evidence from Eye Movements. Autism Research, 7, 84-93. doi: 10.1002/aur.1352

Benson, V., Castelhano, M., AU-YEUNG, S. K., & Rayner, K. (2012). Eye movements reveal no immediate “WOW” (“which one’s weird”) effect in autism spectrum disorder. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 65(6), 1139-1150. doi: 10.1080/17470218.2011.644305

AU-YEUNG, S. K., Benson, V., Castelhano, M., & Rayner, K. (2011). Eye movement sequences during simple versus complex information processing of scenes in autism spectrum disorder. Autism Research and Treatment. doi:10.1155/2011/657383.