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INFORMATION FOR

Wan-Ling Tseng, PhD

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Wan-Ling Tseng, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Child Study Center

    PO Box 207900, 230 S Frontage Road

    New Haven, CT 06519

    United States

Research Summary

Dr. Tseng's research focuses on understanding the neurobiological, behavioral, social/experiential, and environmental factors that influence the developmental trajectories of childhood irritability and aggression.

Coauthors

Research Interests

Aggression; Anger; Anxiety; Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity; Child Development; Cross-Cultural Comparison; Frustration; Irritable Mood; Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders; Mood Disorders; Adolescent Development; Neuroimaging; Functional Neuroimaging

Selected Publications

  • Atypical development in white matter microstructures in ADHD: a longitudinal diffusion imaging studyChiang H, Tseng W, Tseng W, Tung Y, Hsu Y, Chen C, Gau S. Atypical development in white matter microstructures in ADHD: a longitudinal diffusion imaging study Asian Journal Of Psychiatry 2023, 79: 103358. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajp.2022.103358.
  • Rates of Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Gestational Age at Birth in a Danish PopulationXia Y, Xiao J, Yu Y, Tseng W, Lebowitz E, DeWan A, Pedersen L, Olsen J, Li J, Liew Z. Rates of Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Gestational Age at Birth in a Danish Population Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey 2021, 76: 719-721. DOI: 10.1097/01.ogx.0000802660.47978.73.
  • Dynamic Reconfiguration of Brain Network Architecture Following Frustration is Associated With Youth IrritabilityLinke J, Chue A, Xu E, Haller S, Tseng W, Brotman M, Pine D, Gotts S, Leibenluft E, Kircanski K. Dynamic Reconfiguration of Brain Network Architecture Following Frustration is Associated With Youth Irritability Biological Psychiatry 2021, 89: s170. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2021.02.435.
  • Prenatal exposure to perfluoroalkyl substances and behavioral difficulties in childhood at 7 and 11 yearsLuo J, Xiao J, Gao Y, Ramlau-Hansen C, Toft G, Li J, Obel C, Andersen S, Deziel N, Tseng W, Inoue K, Bonefeld-Jørgensen C, Olsen J, Liew Z. Prenatal exposure to perfluoroalkyl substances and behavioral difficulties in childhood at 7 and 11 years ISEE Conference Abstracts 2020, 2020 DOI: 10.1289/isee.2020.virtual.p-0872.
  • Functional Connectivity during Frustration is Predictive of Irritability in YouthTseng W, Scheinost D, Pine D, Brotman M, Leibenluft E. Functional Connectivity during Frustration is Predictive of Irritability in Youth Biological Psychiatry 2020, 87: s108. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2020.02.297.
  • 57. Unique Neural Associations With Pediatric Irritability During Frustration and Threat OrientingLeibenluft E, Tseng W, Kircanski K, Stringaris A, Towbin K, Pine D, Brotman M. 57. Unique Neural Associations With Pediatric Irritability During Frustration and Threat Orienting Biological Psychiatry 2018, 83: s23. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2018.02.074.
  • Relational and physical victimization, friendship, and social and school adjustment in TaiwanKawabata Y, Tseng W. Relational and physical victimization, friendship, and social and school adjustment in Taiwan Journal Of Social And Personal Relationships 2018, 36: 1559-1578. DOI: 10.1177/0265407518767771.
  • 37 Neural Mechanisms of Frustration and Irritability across DiagnosesTseng W, Deveney C, Brotman M, Stoddard J, Moroney E, Machlin L, Donahue L, Yi J, Towbin K, Pine D, Leibenluft E. 37 Neural Mechanisms of Frustration and Irritability across Diagnoses Biological Psychiatry 2017, 81: s16. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.02.048.
  • 249 Shared and Unique Neural Correlates of Threat Processing in Pediatric Irritability and AnxietyKircanski K, White L, Tseng W, Wiggins J, Frank H, Sequeira S, Zhang S, Towbin K, Stringaris A, Pine D, Leibenluft E, Brotman M. 249 Shared and Unique Neural Correlates of Threat Processing in Pediatric Irritability and Anxiety Biological Psychiatry 2017, 81: s102-s103. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.02.263.
  • A Systems Neuroscience Approach to the Pathophysiology of Pediatric Mood and Anxiety DisordersTseng W, Leibenluft E, Brotman M. A Systems Neuroscience Approach to the Pathophysiology of Pediatric Mood and Anxiety Disorders 2013, 16: 297-317. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-662-45758-0_252.
  • Can deficits in executive functions explain the link between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and peer relationship problems?Tseng W, Gau S. Can deficits in executive functions explain the link between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and peer relationship problems? Neuropsychiatrie De L Enfance Et De L Adolescence 2012, 60: s136. DOI: 10.1016/j.neurenf.2012.04.095.
  • Maternal and paternal parenting styles associated with relational aggression in children and adolescents: A conceptual analysis and meta-analytic reviewKawabata Y, Alink L, Tseng W, van IJzendoorn M, Crick N. Maternal and paternal parenting styles associated with relational aggression in children and adolescents: A conceptual analysis and meta-analytic review Developmental Review 2011, 31: 240-278. DOI: 10.1016/j.dr.2011.08.001.

Clinical Trials

ConditionsStudy Title
Child Development & Autism; Children's Health; Mental Health & Behavioral ResearchAnger Control Training for Youth With Tourette Syndrome
Mental Health & Behavioral ResearchImpact of Reward and Frustration on Early Attention: Associations with Irritability in Young Adults
Children's HealthA Short-Term Longitudinal Study of the Brain Mechanisms of Childhood Irritability
Child Development & Autism; Children's Health; Mental Health & Behavioral ResearchCBT for Anxiety in Children With Autism
Children's Health; Mental Health & Behavioral ResearchSociodemographic and clinical characteristics of anxiety and related disorders