Presentations

Recent Presentations and Invited Lectures
  1. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (2006, January) Neurobiology, Etiology, and Assessment of Learning and Attention Disorders: A Neuropsychological Perspective - 7-hour workshop presented to the Baltimore County Schools - School Psychologists - Oregon Ridge Center, Timonium, Maryland.
  2. Culotta, V. and Sementelli, S. (2006, March) Personality and Behavioral Changes following Traumatic Brain Injury - invited lecture presented at the Brain Injury Association of Maryland's Annual Conference, Linthicum Heights, Maryland.
  3. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (2006, April) Understanding Assessments: What Lies Beneath the Numbers - invited lecture presented at the Maryland branch of the International Dyslexia Association's Annual Spring Conference, Columbia, Maryland.
  4. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (2006, April) Interpretation of Neuropsychological and Psychological Tests - Relevance to the Classroom - invited workshop presented at the Trinity School, Ellicott City, Maryland.
  5. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (2006, June) Neurobiology of Reading Disorders - invited lecture presented at the Graduate School of Education, Towson University, Towson, Maryland.
  6. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (2006, September) Strategic Planning in Teaching Children With Learning Disabilities - Invited lecture presented to the faculty of The Lab School of Washington, Washington D.C.
  7. Culotta, V. Griffith, K. And Weden, S. ( 2006, August) Gender Differences in Learning - Invited workshops presented to the middle and upper school faculties of Boys' Latin School of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland.
  8. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (2006, August) Tools for Teaching Boys and Girls in Elementary School - Invited lecture presented to the faculty of Franklin Elementary School, Baltimore County Public School System, Reistertown, Maryland.
  9. Snyder, J. and Culotta,V. (November, 2006) Programming from Diagnostic Data: What do these numbers mean? Invited lecture presented at the 57th Annual International Dyslexia Conference in Indianapolis, IN.
  10. Culotta, V., Weden, S. and Griffith, K. (February 2007) Neuroscience of Gender - Invited lecture at Boys Latin School of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.
  11. Culotta, V. (February 2007) Gender and Learning in the Classroom -Workshop presented to the faculty at The Barnesville School, Barnesville, MD.
  12. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (February 2007) Strategies for Teaching Boys and Girls - Invited lecture at Friendship School, Eldersburg, MD.
  13. Callegary, E., Steedman, W. and Culotta, V. (March 2007) Restraint, Seclusion and Positive Behavioral Interventions in Schools: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - invited lecture presented to the Council of Parents, Attorney's and Advocates Ninth Annual Conference. Baltimore, MD.
  14. Weden, S. and Davis, M. (March 2007) Neuropsychological Assessments-What Lies Beneath the Numbers - Invited lecture at the Graduate School of Education, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
  15. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (March 2007) Neuroscience of Gender Differences - Invited lecture at Radcliffe Creek School, Chestertown, MD.
  16. Culotta, V., Weden, S. and Griffith, K. (March 2007) Neurobiology of Learning Differences - Invited lecture at Seton Keough High School, Baltimore, MD.
  17. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (April 2007) Succeeding with Learning Differences: Transforming Liabilities into Assets - Invited lecture presented at the Ninth National Career Conference sponsored by Villa Julie College, Baltimore, MD.
  18. Culotta, V., Weden, S., Bowman, F. and Liss, G. (April 2007) Neuropsychological and Psychoeducational Asssessments - Panel Discussion at Friendship School, Eldersburg, MD.
  19. Culotta, V. and Weden, S. (April 2007) Neuroscience of Gender - Faculty Workshop at Radcliffe Creek School, Chestertown, MD.
  20. Culotta, V. (October 2007) Wired Differently: Assets and Liabilities of Learning Differences-Invited lecture presented at the Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee, Westminster, MD.
  21. Griffith, K. (August 2007) Understanding Attention Deficit and Executive Dysfunction in Education: Teachers as Agents of Change - Invited lecture at The Siena School, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  22. Culotta, V., and Weden, S. (March 2008) Wiring Up: Life After Middle School -- Invited lecture presented at Radcliffe Creek School, Chestertown, MD.
  23. Griffith, K. (April 2008) Toward a practical understanding of executive function for parents and teachers -- Invited lecture at Trinity School, Ellicott City, Maryland.
  24. Hoover, P., Culotta, V. (May 2008) The Whats and Hows of School Disciplinary Cases: Best Practices and Techniques -- Invited lecture at the Bar Association of Montgomery County Maryland, Rockville, MD.
  25. Culotta, V. (May 2008) Wired Differently: Neuroscience and ADHD -- Invited lecture at Anne Arundel County CHADD meeting, Severna Park, MD.
  26. Culotta, V., and Weden, S. (September 2008) Wired Differently: Managing Learning Differences in the Classroom - Invited lecture at Bishop Walsh School, Cumberland, MD.
  27. Culotta, V., and Weden, S. (September 2008) What Lies Beneath the Numbers: Neuropsychological and Psychological Testing, ADHD and Dyslexia -- Invited lecture at Western Maryland Health System, Cumberland, MD.
  28. Culotta, V. (November 2008) Where the Sidewalk Ends: Understanding Learning Differences in Children -- Invited lecture at Glenwood Country Day School, Woodbine, MD.
  29. Culotta, V. (January 2009) Neuropsychological Assessment in Special Education -- Invited lecture at Special Needs Advocacy Training Institute, Silver Spring, MD.

Publications

  1. Culotta, V.P., Conklin-Powers,B., Ollo, C., & Baumgardner, T. (1999). "Asperger's Syndrome and Nonverbal Learning Disabilities" abstract published in the Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 14, 682.
  2. Baumgardner, T.L. & Culotta, V.P. (2000). "Attention Defecit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children." The Business Monthly, 8, 33-34.
  3. Baumgardner, T.L. & Culotta, V.P. (2001). "Management of Neurobehavioral Disorder." HealthInk, 3, 6.
  4. Culotta, V.P. (2001). Neurological Aspects of Traumatic Brain Injury. In Weisenfeld (Eds.), The Medical and Legal Aspects of Brain Injury. In Press.
  5. Humber, K., Baumgardner, T., & Culotta, V. (2001). "Keeping Children Safe and Healthy for the Summer." The Business Monthly, 9, 23.
  6. Culotta, V.P., Baumgardner, T.L., & Yates, J.K. (2001). "Beware of the Verbal - Performance IQ Split" abstract published in the Archives of Cinical Neuropsychology, 16, 775.
  7. Culotta, V.P. (2002). "Psychological/Neuropsychological Testing." The Maryland Psychologist, 47, 6 - 7.
  8. Culotta, V. P. & Weden, S. (2003). "Testing: Neuropsychological, Psychological, and Psycho Eductional." Hypertalk, 7, 24-25.
  9. Culotta, V. P. (2003). "Neuropsychological Assessment and Advances in Neuroscience." The Maryland Psycholigist, 97,(4). 10-11.
  10. Carswell, M.A., Weden, S.K., Culotta, V.P. & Baumgardner, T. (2004). "Gender differences in proactive interference in verbal learning in children with ADHD" abstract published in the Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 19, 890.
  11. Vannorsdall, T., Weden, S. & Culotta, V. P. (2004). "Mood, attention, and learning disorders in Russian/Romanian adoptees versus age-matched peers" abstract published in the Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 19, 896.
  12. Gmyrek, A., Weden, S., Culotta, V. P. (2005). "Executive Functioning in Individuals with Co-Morbid Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Cannipus Abuse or Dependence versus age-matched peers diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder" abstract published in the Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 20, 812.
  13. Culotta, V.P. and Weden, S. (2006). "Behavioral Strategies for Children with ADHD: Get Ready" hypertalk, 10, 23-26.
  14. Kiluk, B., Weden, S. , Culotta, V.P. (2006). "Sport Participation and Anxiety in Boys and Girls with ADHD"abstract published in the Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology (Vol #2)
  15. Sandusky, S.B., Griffith, K.M., Weden, S.K., Culotta, V.P. (2007). “Late preterm infants: A cautionary tale” abstract published in the Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, B58,845.
  

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