Central German Mental Health Center

Inge Kamp-Becker

Inge Kamp-Becker

rof. Dr. phil., Dipl.-Psych. Dept. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy (CAP), UMR, and CMBB

Current position
Professor of Autism Spectrum Disorders
Role within partner site
Vice-coordinator

Relevant work experience
2020-2024
BMG EVAS, coordinator
2019-2022
BMBF NEOCYST, PI
2015-2021
BMBF ASD-net, coordinator
2017-2021
BMG MEHIRA, WP PI

Professional background
since 2014
Professor of Autism-Spectrum Disorders, CAP UMR
since 2010
Head of research group: Autism Spectrum Disorders, CAP UMR
since 2001
Clinical Psychologist, leading psychologist at CAP, UMR
2001
Visiting Researcher, Yale University, New Haven, USA
1994
Disseration, Dr. phil., University of Münster

Main research foci
  • Identification of neurobiological pathways in autism spectrum disorder
  • Diagnostic, gender, genetic aspects, treatment of autism spectrum disorder
  • Mental disorders in toddlers and preschool children

Publications
  • Kasperzack D, …, Becker K, …, Kamp-Becker I (2020) Effectiveness of the Stepping Stones Triple P Group Parenting Program in reducing comorbid behavioral problems in children with autism. Autism 24(2):423-436.
  • Kuepper C, …. Kamp-Becker I, ….. Roepke S (2020). Identifying predictive features of autism spectrum disorders in a clinical sample of adolescents and adults using machine learning. Sci Rep 10, 4805.
  • Greimel E, …, Kircher T, Kamp-Becker I, …, Konrad K (2010) Neural mechanisms of empathy in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder and their fathers. Neuroimage 49(1):1055–1065.
  • Brieber S, …, Kamp-Becker I, …, Konrad K (2007) Structural brain abnormalities in adolescents with autism spectrum disordear and patients with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. J Child Psychol 48(12): 1251–1258.
  • Manjaly Z M, …, Kamp-Becker I, Fink GR (2007) Neurophysiological correlates of relatively enhanced local visual search in autistic adolescents. Neuroimage 35(1): 283–291.

Additional information
2014-2020
Member of the Steering Group: German Guidelines for Autism Spectrum Disorder
since 2018
Member of the Society for Research in Autism Spectrum Conditions (WGAS)
Since 2016
Organizer. Autism Diagnoses Reliability Meetings Germany
since 2013
Member of the International Society of Autism Research (INSAR)
since 2012
Scientific advisory board of Autismus Deutschland e.V.
2011
Herrmann Emminghaus Award
since 2006
Certified trainer in the diagnosis of ASD