Teresa Del Bianco

Postdoctoral Researcher

Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development
Henry Wellcome Building
Birkbeck, University of London
Malet Street

Phone: +44 (0)20 7079 6322
Email: t.delbianco@bbk.ac.uk


Research interests

Infants’ social development, gaze and face processing, regulation of attention, Autism Spectrum Disorder

For further details about the projects I am working on, visit our group’s website https://sites.google.com/view/bondcbcdand my website https://tdbianco.netlify.app/

Curriculum vitae

PhD in Psychological Sciences and Education, University of Trento (2018)

Master of Medicine, University of Pisa (2014)



Del Bianco, T., Mason, L., Lai, M.-C., Loth, E., Tillmann, J., Charman, T., Hayward, H., Gleissl, T., Buitelaar, J. K., Murphy, D. G. M., Baron-Cohen, S., Bölte, S., Johnson, M. H., Jones, E. J. H., & Group, T. E.-A. L. (2022). Unique dynamic profiles of social attention in autistic females. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. https://doi.org/10.1111/jcpp.13630

Del Bianco, T., Mason, L., Charman, T., Tillman, J., Loth, E., Hayward, H., ... & Jones, E. J. (2021). Temporal profiles of social attention are different across development in Autistic and Neurotypical people. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 6(8), 813-824. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpsc.2020.09.004

Haartsen, R., Mason, L., Braithwaite, E. K., Del Bianco, T., Johnson, M. H., & Jones, E. J. (2021). Reliability of an automated gaze‐controlled paradigm for capturing neural responses during visual and face processing in toddlerhood. Developmental Psychobiology, 63(7), e22157. https://doi.org/10.1002/dev.22157

Parellada, M., San José Cáceres, A., Palmer, M., Delorme, R., Jones, E. J., Parr, J. R., ... & Arango, C. on behalf of AIMS-2-TRIALS-CT1 Group (2021). A Phase II Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study of the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Arbaclofen Administered for the Treatment of Social Function in Children and Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorders: Study Protocol for AIMS-2-TRIALS-CT1. Frontiers in psychiatry, 1153. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2021.701729

Del Bianco, T., Falck‐Ytter, T., Thorup, E., & Gredebäck, G. (2018). The Developmental Origins of Gaze‐Following in Human Infants. Infancy.

Del Bianco T., Ozturk Y., Basadonne I., Mazzoni N., Venuti P. (2018) "The thorn in the dyad: a vision on the parent-child relationship in Autism Spectrum Disorder", Europe’s Journal of Psychology

Del Bianco, T., Mazzoni, N., Bentenuto, A., & Venuti, P. (2018). An investigation of attention to faces and eyes: looking time is task-dependent in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Frontiers in psychology9, 2629.

Del Bianco, T., & Venuti, P. (2017). The Gaze of Others: Atypical development of early social orienting in Autism Spectrum Disorder. Psicologia Clinica Dello Sviluppo, 21(3). http://doi.org/10.1449/88499

Kleberg, J. L., Del Bianco, T., & Falck‐Ytter, T. (2018). How Infants Arousal Influences Their Visual Search. Child development.