WANG Jianping




Research Interests: Psychopathology, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Grief

Personal resume

Professor, School of psychology, Beijing Normal University.

Vice Chair (2007-2017), Department of Clinical Psychology, Capital University of Medical Sciences (Beijing)

Founder and Director (-2008), Center of Counseling/Psychotherapy, School of Psychology, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, 100875. P.R. China

Vice- chairman of CBT Committee, China Mental Health Association

Registered therapist and supervisor in Clinical and Counseling Psychology Registration System (CCPRS) ( of Chinese Psychological Society (CPS)

Member of Beck International Advisory Committee in USA.

Fellow member of ACT (Academy of Cognitive Therapy) in USA.

Certified CBT therapist by ACT (Academy of Cognitive Therapy) in USA.

Jianping Wang is professor of Psychiatry and Psychology. She is recognized internationally for advancement of CBT training. She has developed and implemented CBT workshops, conducted individual and group supervision for graduate students, psychological counselors, therapists and psychiatrists, provided supervision for supervisees. She has published over 160 peer-reviewed articles, 3 textbooks (as first or sole author), more than 30 books translated from English (as chief editor or executive translator). She has been the advisor of many graduate students (including a few international students), most of whom have successfully graduated and are working in health or clinical psychology fields.

She led a program to explore the system of mental health services for the bereaved population under the support of the National Social Science Fund of China; She chaired the 1st International Congress on Grief Research and Intervention in China( designed a grief intervention project for bereaved people amidst COVID-19 in China.

Education background

1995-1998    Ph.D., Psychology, Peking University, China.

1988-1990    M.A., Psychology, Shaanxi Normal University, China

1984-1985  Diploma in Psychology, Department of Psychology, Peking University

1982-1983    Clinical Medicine Internship, Xinjiang Medical University, China

1978-1983    Bachelor of Medicine, Xinjiang Medical University, China


09/2007-08/2009:  McLean Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School. Supervisor: Dr Edmond Neuhaus, Director.  Clinical work: cognitive behavioral therapy/ Dialectical Behavior Therapy (CBT/DBT) for borderline personality disorders (BPD) and intensive CBT for mood/anxiety disorders.  Research: studying treatment outcome and mechanisms of change in CBT for partial hospital.

09/1998-08/2000:  Institute of Psychology, the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Research Project: Effects of psychological intervention on cancer patients’ quality of life and their immune functions.

Work Experience

2004-present      Full Professor,Faculty of Psychology, Beijing Normal University, Beijing.

2015-2019   Review Expert,Key Talent Introduction Projects of the State Administration of Foreign Experts.

2007-2017   Vice Chair,Department of Clinical Psychology, Anding Psychiatry Hospital, Capital Medical University (Beijing).

07/2013       Board Member ofRegistration committee, Clinical and Counseling Psychology Registration System (CCPRS) ,( of Chinese Psychological Society ( CPS).

2004-2006   Guest Professor,Department of Infectious Diseases, Beijing YouAn Hospital, Capital University of Medical Sciences (Beijing)

2003-2012   Guest Professor and Co-Advisorfor graduate students, Department of Applied Psychology, Weifang Medical University, Weifang, Shandong

2003-2008   Executive Deputy Director,Psychological Crises Intervention Center, Beijing Normal University

2002-2008   Founder and Director,Center of Counseling/Psychotherapy and Research, Beijing Normal University 

2001- 2009  Deputy Director,Institute of Education and Health/ clinical psychology, Beijing Normal University.

2000-2004   Associate Professor,School of Psychology, Beijing Normal University

1992-1995   Chair,Unit of Psychiatry and Health/Clinical Psychology in the First Affiliated Hospital, Xinjiang Medical University.

1983-1995   Psychiatrist,the First Affiliated Hospital, Xinjiang Medical University.

Visiting Experience

Aug. 2012    Visiting Professor. Teaching class of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy in China Mainland for Ph.D. Students. Department of Psychology, Zurich University. Switzerland.

2006-2007    Visiting Scholar, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders at Boston University. Supervisor: Dr. David Barlow, Director. USA.

2005      Visiting Professor, Taught Psychopathology to graduate students.  Institute of Guidance and Counseling, Taiwan National Chi Nan University, Taiwan.

2001-2002    Visiting Scholar, Department of Psychology, Clinical Psychology Center, Chinese University of Hong Kong (September through December)

Scientific research

List of publications (Selected)

1.     Wang Jianping(2020)Self-help manual for coping with COVID-19: 20 questions about epidemic prevention and response, China Renmin University Press.

2.     Wang Jianping, Zhang Ning, Wang Yulong, Zhu Yawen (2018).Abnormal Psychology (3ndedition), China Renmin University Press.

3.      Hofmann SG. International Perspectives on Psychotherapy (2017). Springer International Publishing, (China--Jianping Wang,Zhiyun Wang, and Meng Yu) .

4.      Li Zhangjiang,Wang Jianping,Zhao Xudong, Zhang Haiying(2014). Clinical Psychology. People's Medical Publishing House. 2014.

5.     Wang Jianping(Chief Editor, 2013), Lin Xiuyun, Hu Qingfen, Cui Yonghua.Child Psychopathology, Central Radio & TV University Press, 2013.

6.     Wang Jianping(Chief Editor, 2013), Wang Dahua, Wang Yulong.Elderly Psychopathology,Central Radio & TV University Press.

7.      Tang Li-Li,WangJian-Ping(2012). Psycho-Oncology. Peking University Medical Press, Beijing. Used as a textbook for medical students. Nationwide.

8.     Wang Jian-Ping,Freedom L, Tang Yi-Lang (2011). Abnormal Psychology, Second edition.  Chinese Higher Education Publishing House, Beijing. Used as a textbookNationwide.


1.       WANG Jianping, XU Wei, XU Jiayin(2019).Evidence Based Treatments for Trauma-Related Psychological Disorders. By Schnyder, U. , & Cloitre, Marylène. China Renmin University Press.

2.       WANG Jianping,XU Qian, YU Meng. DONNA M. SUDAK Teaching and supervising: cognitive behavioral therapy. By DONNA M. SUDAK. People's medical publishing house press.

3.       WANG Jianping,XIN Tingxiang, ZHU Yawen. Aaron T. Beck, Denise D. Davis, Arthur Freeman.(2018). Cognitive Therapy of Personality Disorders.Third Edition. By Aaron T.Beck. Post & Telecom Press.

4.       Wang Jianping, He Li, Yan Yulei. (2016). Techniques of Grief Therapy——Creative Practices for Conseling the Bereaved. By editor Robert A. Neimeyer. Routledge Taylor and Francis Group.

5.       Wang Jianping,Lv Shuyang,Fu Zhongfang(2015). The abnormal psychology: butcher took you to explore the abnormal behavior of daily life (2nd Edition) by James N.Butcher.Machinery Industry Press.

6.       Wang Jianping,Han Zhuo,Fu Zhongfang(2015).Abnormal Psychology(2nd Edition).by James N. Butcher, Susan Mineka. China Light Industry Press

7.       Wang Jianping. Wang Shanshan, Yan Yulei, Xie Qiuyuan (2014). CBT for Children and Adolescents. By Eva Szigethy, John R. Weisz, & Robert L. China Light Industry Press, Beijing.  

8.       *Tang Suqin, Xiang Zhendong.Wang Jianping(proofreader) (2014). The Anti-Anxiety Workbook. By Martin M. Antony,Peter J. Norton. Machinery Industry Press, Beijing.

9.       *Tao Xuan, Tang Tan, Li Yifei, Tang Suqin.Wang Jianping(proofreader, 2014). Cognitive Therapy for Challenging problem: What to do when the Basic Does't Work. By Judith S. Beck. China Light Industry Press. Beijing.

10.   Wang Jianping, Yu Wei (2013). Clinical Psychology: A Modern Profession. By Wollgang Linden and Paul L. Hewitt. Renmin University Press, Beijing.

11.   *Xie Qiuyuan, He Li, Tang Suqin, Wang Shanshan.Wang Jianping(proofreader, 2013). Unified Protocol Transdiagnostic Treatment of Emotional Disorders: Workbook. By David H. Barlow, Kristen. Ellard,Christopher P.Fairhome. China Light Industry Press, Beijing.

12.   *Wang Chenyi, Yu Wei, Yan Yulei, Xie Qiuyuan.Wang Jianping(Proofreaser, 2013). Unified Protocol Transdiagnostic Treatment of Emotional Disorders: Therapist Giude. By David H. Barlow, Kristen. Ellard,Christopher P.Fairhome. China Light Industry Press, Beijing.

13.   *Zhang Yi, Sun Ling, Wang Chenyi.Wang Jianping(Proofreader, 2013). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: Basics and Beyond (Second Edition). By Judith S. Beck. China Light Industry Press, Beijing.

14.   Wang Jianping(proofreader, 2012). Making Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy work: Clinical Process for New Practitioners, Second Edition. By Deborah Roth Lodley, etc. China Light Industry Press, Beijing.

15.   Wang JianpingFu Hong (2012). Anxiety and Its Disorder: The Nature and Treatment of Anxiety and Panic, Second Edition. By David H. Barlow. Renmin University Press, Beijing.

16.   Wang Jianping, Fu Hong, Li Huijun (2012). A series of6 books: by different authors. Identifying, Assessing and Treating PTSD at school; Identifying, Assessing and treating Conduct Disorder at school, Identifying, Assessing and Treating Early Onset Schizophrenia at school, Identifying, Assessing and Treating ADHD at school, Identifying, Assessing and Treating Autism at school, Identifying, Assessing and Treating Self-Injury at school China Light Industry Press, Beijing.

17.   Wang JP, Zhang N, Sun HW(2010). Treatments That WorktmA series of17 books.By Editor-in-Chief, David H. Barlow. Renmin University Press, Beijing. .

List of projects(Selected)

1 Psychological assistance for the bereaved people in COVID-19: psychological health survey, grief counselor training and grief intervention Beijing Normal University (600185) Principal Investigator 2020.03-2022.03
2 Constructing a psychological aiding system for Chinese bereaved parents who lost their only child. National Social Science Foundation(16ZDA233) Principal Investigator 2016.11-2020.12
3 Exploring the brain mechanism of Chinese bereaved parents with complex grief disorder State Key Laboratory of cognitive neuroscience and learning(CNLZD1603) Principal Investigator 2016.11-2018.12
4 The education ability improvement project of primary and middle school teachers in Haidian district Haidian Education Bureau(CNLZD1603) Principal Investigator 2017.04-2017.12
5 The online digitalization project of postgraduate course Beijing Normal University Principal Investigator 2016.06-2017.12
6 Pilot project of blending teaching in regular institutions of higher education Online education research center of the ministry of education Principal Investigator 2016.09-2017.03
7 Early recognition and intervention of pathological grief Beijing Normal University(SKZZY2014056) Principal Investigator 2014.12--2016
8 Early recognition and intervention of pathological grief capital medical university(2014JSJB02) Principal Investigator 2014.3-2015.12
9 Partnership between Division of Psychology, UZH/ University of Fribourg, and Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Beijing Normal University Swiss Ministry for Science(18-092010) Principal Investigator 2011.4-2014.3
10 Internet-based Intervention for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Virtual Treatment Center. Swiss Ministry for Science Principal Investigator 2009-2012
11 Evaluation system of mental health of college students in Beijing Beijing employment guidance center Principal Investigator 2005.6-2006.1
12 A cross-cultural comparative study of trauma University of Zurich International Cooperation 2003-2004
13 Health comes from the heart (CD) China UK AIDS Project Office Bidding project 2003-2004
14 The mechanism of quality behavior inhibition turning into anxiety disorder: a three-year follow-up study Chinese University of Hong Kong Cooperation 2002.9-2005.8
15 Study on quality of life and psychological intervention of cancer patients (sub-project) Chinese Academy of Science (KSCX2-2-03) Subproject Leader 2000-2005
16 Study on the quality of life and psychological behavior intervention of HIV / AIDS Beijing Youan Hospital Beijing Youan Hospital 2002.6-2005.5

List of papers (Since year 2000)

(* denotes corresponding author)

1.        Xu Jie, He Li,Wang Jianping. *(2020) The bereaved one's grief reaction characteristics and suggestions for grief counseling under the COVID-19 epidemic. Chinese Mental Health Journal, (04):382-386.

2.        Zhou, N., Wen, J., Stelzer, E. M., Killikelly, C., Yu, W., Xu, X., ...Wang, J.*, Maercker, A. (2020). Prevalence and associated factors of prolonged grief disorder in Chinese parents bereaved by losing their only child. Psychiatry Research, 112766.

3.        Zhou, N., Wang, D., Chasson, G. S., Xu, X.,Wang, J.*,& Lockwood, M.I. (2020). Psychometric properties of the Chinese empathy and systemizing quotients in a non-clinical sample. Current Psychology.

4.        Zhang Chunyang, Yu Meng,Wang Jianping. *(2019) Adolescents' Loneliness and Depression Symptom: the Mediating Role of the Response styles. Journal of Psychological Science, 42(06):1470-1477.

5.       Wang Jianping*,Li Libo, Cai Yuan. (2019). Who are the "best" psychological service providers?. Psychological Communications, Vol.2 No.1,5-10.

6.        Shi, G., Wen, J., Xu, X., Zhou, N.,Wang, J. *, Shi, Y., . . . Stelzer, E.-M.. Culture-related grief beliefs of Chinese Shidu parents: Development and psychometric properties of a new scale. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 10(1) .

7.        Xu, W.,Wang, J.*, & Schoebi, D. (2019). The role of daily couple communication in the relationship between illness representation and fear of cancer recurrence in breast cancer survivors and their spouses.Psycho-oncology,28, 1301-1307.

8.        Chao Song, Zhongfang Fu &Jianping Wang*. (2019). Social Support and Academic Stress in the Development of Psychological Adjustment in Chinese Migrant Children: Examination of Compensatory Model of Psychological Resilience.Child Indicators Research,12(4), 1275-1286.

9.        Yu, M, Westenberg, P.M., Li, W.,Wang, J.*, Miers, A.C. (2019). Cultural Evidence for Interpretation Bias as a feature of Social Anxiety in Chinese Adolescents. Anxiety, Stress, & Coping,32(4),376-386.

10.    Yu, M., Chasson, G.S., Xu, Q., Zhu, Y.,Wang, J.*(2018). The Latent Profile Analysis of Chinese Adolescents' Anxiety: Examination and Validation. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 59,74-81.

11.    Zhou, N., Yu, W., Huang, H., Shi, G., Luo, H., Song, C., Xing, Y. L.,Wang, J.*& Killikelly, C. (2018). Latent profiles of physical and psychological outcomes of bereaved parents in China who lost their only child. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 9(1), 1544026.

12.    Zhou, N.,Wang, J.*, & Chasson, G. S. (2018). Psychiatric problems of Chinese college students with high autism traits. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 54, 1-8.

13.    Zhou, N., Yu, W., Tang, S.,Wang, J.*, & Killikelly, C. (2018). Prolonged Grief and Post-traumatic Growth after Loss: Latent Class Analysis. Psychiatry Research.

14.    Y Yan ,J Wang* ,W Yu ,L He ,PSO Tian. Young Schema Questionnaire: Factor Structure and Specificity in Relation to Anxiety in Chinese Adolescents[J]. Psychiatry Investigation,2018,15(1):41-48.

15.    Zhu, Y., Xu, W., Fu, Z., Yu, M., Xu, Q., &Wang, J*., et al. (2017). Thought-action fusion mediates the relation between inflated responsibility and obsessive-compulsive symptoms in china: a cross-sectional structural equation model. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 12, 23-28.

16.    Yu, M., Tang, S., Wang, C., Xiang, Z., Yu, W., Xu, W.,Wang, J*., & Prigerson, H. G. (2017). Avoidance of Bereavement-Related Stimuli in Chinese Individuals Experiencing Prolonged Grief: Evidence from a Dot-Probe Task. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 1201.

17.    Yu, M., Xu, W., Xie, Q., Zhu, Y., Chasson, G. S., &Wang, J*.(2017). Automatic thoughts as a predictor of internalizing and externalizing problems in Chinese adolescents: A test of the cognitive content-specificity hypothesis with age effects. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 1-8. 

18.    Yu, W., He, L., Xu, W.,Wang, J*., & Prigerson, H. G. (2016). Continuing bonds and bereavement adjustment among bereaved mainland Chinese. Journal of Nervous & Mental Disease, 204(10), 1-6.

19.    Yu, W., He, L., Xu, W.,Wang, J*., & Prigerson, H. G. (2016). How do attachment dimensions affect bereavement adjustment? a mediation model of continuing bonds. Psychiatry Research, 238, 93-99.

20.    Wang, Z.,Wang, J*., & Andreas, M. (2016). Program use and outcome change in a web-based trauma intervention: individual and social factors: Journal of Medical Internet Research, 18(9), e243.

21.   Wang, J.,Xu, W*., Fu, Z., Yu, W., He, L., & Sun, L., et al. (2016). Psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the affective style questionnaire and its role as a moderator of the relationship between stress and negative affect. Journal of Health Psychology,1-10.

22.     Xu, W., Fu, Z.,Wang, J*., & Zhang, Y. (2015). Relationship between autistic traits and hoarding in a large non-clinical Chinese sample: mediating effect of anxiety and depression. Psychological Reports, 116(1), 23-32.

23.     Xu, W.,Wang, J*., Wang, Z., Li, Y., Yu, W., Xie, Q., He, L., & Maercker, A. (2015). Web-based intervention improves social acknowledgement and disclosure of trauma, leading to a reduction in PTSD symptoms. Journal of Health Psychology. DOI:10.1177/1359105315583371.

24.     Tang, S., Yu, W., He, L.,Wang, J*., & Chasson, G. S. (2015). Diagnostic utility of the Obsessive–Compulsive Inventory-Revised in China. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 5, 93-97.

25.     Xu, W., Fu, Z., He, L., Schoebi, D., &Wang, J*. (2015).Growing in Times                 of Grief: Attachment Modulates Bereaved Adults' Posttraumatic Growth after Losing a Family Member to Cancer. Psychiatry Research, 230, 108-115.

26.     Timpano, K. R., Çek D, Fu, Z. F., Tang, T.,Wang, J*., & Chasson, G. S. (2015). A consideration of hoarding disorder symptoms in China. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 57, 36-45.

27.    Sun, L., Rapee, R. M., Tao, X., Yan, Y., Wang, S., Xu, W., &Wang, J*. (2015). Psychometric Properties of the Children's Automatic Thoughts Scale (CATS) in Chinese Adolescents. Child Psychiatry & Human Development, 46(4), 600-608.

28.   *Ling Sun, Ronald M. Rapee, Yuan Tao, Yulei Yan, Shanshan Wang, Wei Xu,Jianping Wang.(2014). Psychometric Properties of the Children's Automatic Thoughts Scale (CATS) in Chinese Adolescents. Child Psychiatry & Human Development.

29.   *Wang, Z.,Küffer, A.,Wang, J. & Maercker, A. (2014). Nutzung eines webbasierten Selbsthilfeprogramms für Traumaopfer: Auswertung von Dropout-Raten und deren Prädiktoren (Adherence to a web-based self-help program for trauma survivors: Analyses of drop-out rates and predictors).Verhaltenstherapie, 24, 6-14. doi:10.1159/000358472

30.   *He, L., Ewing, J., Shaw, A. M.,Wang, J., & Chasson, G. S. 2014. A cross-sectional investigation of autogenous and reactive obsessions and associated cognitive and symptom correlates in China.International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology, 14(2), 93-101.

31.   *He, L., Tang, S., Yu, W., Xu, W., Xie, Q., &Wang, J2014. The Prevalence, Comorbidity and Risks of Prolonged Grief Disorder among Bereaved Chinese Adults.Psychiatry Research, 219(2), 347-352.

32.   *Sun, L.,Wang, J., Sun, H., Dong, Z., & Chasson, G. S. (2014). Validation of a Chinese Version of the Obsessive Beliefs Questionnaire. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 36(3), 485-495.

33.   *Yu, W.,Wang, J., He, L., & Yan, Y. (2014). Psychometric Validation of Revised Obsessive Intrusive Inventory in Chinese College Students and Clinical Sample.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 22(1), 58-63.

34.   *Yu, W.,Wang, J, He, L., Xie, Q., & Tang, S. (2014). Psychometric Validation of Grief Cognitions Questionnaire (GCQ) in Chinese Bereaved Sample.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 22(2), 246-250.

35.   *Yu, W., He, L., Xie, Q., &Wang, J(2014). The Mediating Role of Cognitive Change in Relationship between Social Support and Negative Outcomes of Trauma Event.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 22(3), 433-441.

36.   *Xie, Q.,Wang, J., He, L., Yu, W., Tang, S., & Xu, W. (2014). Is prolonged grief disorder a distinguishable syndrome distinct from posttraumatic stress disorder, depression and anxiety?Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 22(3), 442-446.

37.   *Zhang, Y.,Wang, J., Xu, W., & Fu, Z. (2012). How do empathizing and systemizing vary with different levels of autistic traits of Chinese college students?Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 22(3):462-465.

38.   *Tang, S., He, L., Liu, B., &Wang, J. (2014). Prolonged grief disorder: concept, epidemiology, and pathological mechanism.Advances in Psychological Science, 22(7), 1159-1169.

39.   *He, L., Yu, W., Hu, P., Xu, W., &Wang, J(2014). Predictive Value of Negative Cognitive Variables on Emotional Problems after Bereavement.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 22(4), 605-609.

40.   *He, L., Tang, X., Zhu, Z., &Wang, J(2014). Great pain:Qualitative Research on Grief Reactions of the parents who lost their only child.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 22(5), 792-798.

41.   *Wang, Z.,Wang, J., & Maercker, A(2013). Chinese My Trauma Recovery: A Combined Web-based Randomized Controlled Trial for Traumatized Persons in Two Parallel Samples. Journal of Medical Internet Research.

42.   *Ling Sun,Jianping Wang, Hongwei Sun, Zhengming Dong, & Gregory S. Chasson(2013). Validation of a Chinese Version of the Obsessive Beliefs Questionnaire. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment.

43.   *Cao, X.,Wang, J., Wang, X., & Gao, Y. (2013). Psychometric Properties of Obsessive Compulsive Inventory-child Version in Chinese Adolescents.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 21(4), 553-557

44.   *Sun, L., &Wang, J.(2013). The New Development of Diagnostic Research of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.Advances in Psychological Science, 21(6), 1041-1047

45.   *Wang, Z.,Wang, J., & Maercker, A. (2013). An internet- based self- help intervention program application for traumatized persons.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 21(4), 553-557

46.   *He, L.,Wang, J., Tang, S., Yu, W., & Xie, Q. (2013). Reliability and validity of the inventory of complicated grief Revised.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 27(12), 937-943.

47.   *He, L.,Wang, J., Yu, W., Xie, Q., & Tang, S. (2013). Grief Reactions and Correlates among 301 Bereaved Individuals.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 21(6), 932-936.

48.   *TANG Tan,WANG Jian-ping, TANG Su-qin, ZHAO Li-na (2012). Psychometric Properties of the Saving Inventory-revised in Chinese University Students Sample.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,20(1): 21-24

49.   *TANG Su-qinWANG Jian-ping,LIU Jun ,SUN Hong-wei,TANG Tan (2012), Overlap of Obsessive-compulsive Traits and Autistic Traits in College Students.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,20 (3): 353-355

50.   *WANG Chen-yi,WANG Jian-ping,TANG Tan,ZHANG Shuang-yu, Throstur Bjorgvinsson (2012). Psychometric Validation of Dimensional Obsessive-Compulsive Scale (DOCS) in Chinese College Students. ChineseJournal of Clinical Psychology,20 (3): 315-319

51.   *YU Wei,WANG Jian-ping, LIANG Yuan, LIU Dan-yang (2012). Influence of Slimming Avertisements on attentional Bias of Female Individuals with Body-image Disturbance.Journal of Clinical Psychology,20 (4): 457-460

52.   *Zhiyun Wang,Suqin Tang,Jianping Wang,& Andreas Maercker (2012). Foundations and Future Application of Internet-Based Interventions for PTSD in P. R. China..International journal of electronic healthcare,7(1): 19-35

53.    Gregory S. Chasson,Suqin Tang,Bradley Gray, Hongwei Sun, &Jianping Wang*(2012). Further Validation of a Chinese Version of the Obsessive-Compulsive .Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy,00: 1 -6(SSCI)

54.   WANG Jian-Ping, WANG Xiao-Jing, TANG Su-Qin(2011). Evaluation of psychotherapy outcome: A perspective from cognitive behavioral therapy development.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 25(12): 933-936

55.   *YANG Zhi-Hui1;WANG Jian-Ping(2011). Emotions Features of Cancer Patients and the Influencing Factors.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,, 19(1): 72-74, 115  

56.   *YANG Zhi-Hui1;WANG Jian-Ping(2011). Attentional Bias of Individuals with Generalized Anxiety.Acta Psychologica Sinica,, 43(2): 164-174 

57.   *TANG Su-qin,WANG Jian-Ping, TANG Tan, ZHAO Li-na(2011). Reliability and Validity of Obsessive-compulsive Inventory-revised in Chinese College Students.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,19(5): 619-621, 665

58.   *YANG Zhi-Hui1,WANG Jian-Ping(2011). Short-term Group Cognitive Behavioral Intervention in Generalized Anxiety Individuals.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,19(5): 694-698 

59.    Rapee R.M., Kim J.,Wang, J., Liu X., Hofmann S.G., et al(2011).Perceived Impact of Socially Anxious Behaviors on Individuals' Lives in Western and East Asian Countries. Behavior Therapy, 42, 485-49. (SSCI,ISSN: 0005-7894,Impact Factor, 2.408)。

60.    MeadeC.S.,Wang, J.P*., Lin, X.Y., Wu, H.,  & Poppen, P.J. (2010). Stress and coping in HIV-Positive former plasma blood donors in China:  A test of cognitive appraisal theory.  AIDS & Behavior, 14: 328–338

61.    Hong-Wei Sun,Jian-Ping Wang, Su-Zhen Wang, et al(2010). Effect of Educational and Psychological Intervention on the Quality of Life of Asthmatic Patients.Respiratory Care,55(6)

62.    Xianwen Shang, MPH, Dong Wang, MD, Msc,Jianping Wang,PhD. et al (2010). Prevalence and Socioeconomic Status Correlation of Depressive Symptoms among Children Living in Urban Beijing.North American Journal of Medicine and Science3(3): 153-159.

63.    Andreas Maercker1*, Changiz Mohiyeddini2, Mario Mu¨ ller3, Wei Xie4, Zhi Hui Yang4,Jiangping Wang4 and Julia Mu¨ ller3(2009). Traditional versus modern values, self-perceived interpersonal factors, and posttraumatic stress in Chinese and German crime victims.Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 82: 219–232 .

64.    Julia Mueller, PhD1; Ulrich Orth, PhD2;Jianping Wang; Andreas Maercker, MD, PhD4(2009). Disclosure Attitudes and Social Acknowledgement as Predictors of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptom Severity in Chinese and German Crime Victims.Can J Psychiatry., 54(8):547–556 .

65.   *Wang YL,Wang JP, Fu DD, Wang XY (2009). The impact of peculiarities of elementary & middle school students' internet use on their net addictions.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 17 (4): 476-478,480.

66.   *Wang YL,Wang JP, Fu DD. (2008). Epidemiological Investigationon Internet Addiction among Internet Users Who are Elementary and Middle School Students.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 22(9): 631-635.

67.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2008). Correlation of Locus of Control and Parental Rearing Patterns of The Junior High School Students.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 16 (4): 401-412.

68.   *Bi Y,Wang JP, Cheng JX. (2008). The Effect of Economic Stress and Families' Educational Environment on Children's Anxiety.Psychological Research,1 (2): 71-75.

69.   *Fu DD.,Wang JP, Wang XY, Chen W. (2008). Eating Disorder of Female University Students in Beijing and Its Relation with Personality.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 16 (1): 31-33.

70.   *Peng B,Wang JP, Chen HY, Yang ZH, Wang YL. (2007). The Characteristics of College Students' AIDS Attitudes and Influencing Factors.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 21 (8): 535-538.

71.      *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2007). The Situation of Social Support of Cancer Patients.Chinese Journal of Health Psychology,15 (2): 171-172.

72.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP, Fu DD, Bi Y, Li Y. (2007). The Emotional Features of Old Cancer Patients and The Influencing Factors.Chinese Journal of Gerontology, 27 (9): 882-884.

73.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2007). A Survey of Psychological Conditions among Cancer Inpatients.Chinese Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 22 (5): 463-465.

74.   *Chen QY, Fu DD, Chen W,Wang JP. (2007). Influence of Self-esteem in Eating Disorders: The Mediation Effect of Body Dissatisfaction.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,15 (3): 290-293.

75.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2007). Coping Strategies and Social Support: Their Impact on Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms of Cancer Patients.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 21 (8): 557.

76.   *Bi Y,Wang JP, Yang ZH, Wang YL. (2007). Effect of Behavior Inhibition and Parental Behavior on Adolescents' Anxiety.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 15 (3): 273-276.

77.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2007). Cancer Patients' Personality Types and Relationships among Personality Types, Coping Strategies and Social Supports.Psychological Exploration, 27 (2): 88-90. 

78.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2007). The Investigation of Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms of 205 Cancer Patients.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 15 (1): 18-20.

79.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP, Fu DD. (2007). Coping Strategies Features and Relationships with Social Supports.Chinese Journal of Behavioral Medical Science, 16 (2): 111-113.

80.   Wang JP, Wang YL, Xie W, Yang ZH. (2007). Value Effects on The PTSD Symptoms of Deliberate Trauma Victims.Acta Psychologica Sinica, 39 (4): 400-410.

81.   *Yan CM, Wang HL, Fan XZ,Wang JP. (2007). The Reliability and Validity of QLQ-BR23 Scale in Chinese Breast Cancer Patients in Rehabilitative Stage.Journal of Nursing Science, 22: 53-55.

82.   Wang JP, Wang HL, Lin WJ, Su WL, Yang ZH, Wang XJ. (2006). Effects of Relaxation and Imagery Training on The Emotional and Physical Function.Bulletin of  Chinese Cancer,15 (11): 730-733.    

83.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2006). An Analysis of The Correlations between Social Support of Cancer Patients and Their Moods.Bulletin of Chinese Cancer,15 (11): 723-724.

84.   *Hong Y, Wang HL,Wang JP. (2006). Body Image and Related Factors among Breast Cancer Patients Who Underwent Modified Radical Mastectomy.Bulletin of Chinese Cancer, 15 (11): 734-736.

85.    S Yap,*Z Yang,Wang JP, SL Bacon, TS Campbell. (2006). Waist Circumference, not Body Mass Index, is Associated with Blood Pressure in A Sample of Young Chinese Adults.Journal of Human Hypertension,20: 904-906.

86.   *Wang HL, Hong Y, Wang XJ,Wang JP.(2006). A Comparison on Body Image and Sexual Function of Breast Cancer Patients Who Underwent Breast Conserving Surgery and Modified Radical Mastectomy.Bulletin of Chinese Cancer,15 (11): 737-739.

87.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP,Xie W, Wang YL. (2006). PTSD Symptoms Features of Victims Traumatized in Malice and The Influencing Factors.Chinese Journal of Applied Psychology,12 (2): 161-167.

88.   *Yang ZH, Wang YL, Xie W,Wang JP.(2006). Review The Research of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Following Cancer.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 20 (9): 604-606.

89.   *Yang ZH,Wang JP. (2006).An Analysis of Relationship between Social Support and Emotions of Cancer Patients.Chinese Bulletin on Cancer,15 (11): 723-724.

90.   Wang JP, Yang ZH, Wang YL, Bi Y (2006). An Analysis of Anxiety of 1506 Students in Junior High School.Chinese Journal of Health Psychology, 14 (6): 604-606.

91.   *Fu DD,Wang JP, Chen W, Bi Y. (2005). Disordered Eating Attitudes and Behaviors and Related Mood States among Female University Students in Beijing.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 19 (8): 525-528.

92.   *Xie W.Wang JP, Liu J. (2005). The Effects of Coping Strategies on Chinese Behavioral Habits under the SARS Stress.Chinese Journal of Behavioral Medical Science,14 (8) : 727-729.

93.   *Wang YL, Xie W, Yang ZH, Peng B,Wang JP.(2005). Advances in Researches of PTSD in China.Chinese Journal of Applied Psychology, 11 (2): 176-180.

94.   *Lei Lin,Wang JP, Zhang L, Bi Y, Chen W. (2005). Predictors of Drive for Thinness in Female College Students in Beijing.Chinese Mental Health Journal,19 (3): 152-155.

95.   *Bi Y, Su WL, Sun YF, Cao H,Wang JP. (2005). Behavioral Characteristics of Internet Addicted Students in College.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 13 (2): 170-172.

96.   Wang JP, Lin XY, Wu H, Qu WY. (2005). The Mood State of Paid Blood Donors with HIV and Its Relation to Stress and Cognitive Appraisal.Acta Psychologica Sinica, 37 (1): 106-112.

97.   *Chen W, Freedom Leung,Wang JP. (2005). Psychometric Properties and Normative Data of Eating Disorder Inventory Among Chinese Adolescent Girls in Hong Kong.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 13 (1): 33-36.

98.   *Su WL, Lie J, Lin XY, Chen HY,Wang JP. (2005). Understanding The Worried Well of AIDS: A Pilot Study in China.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,13 (1): 98-101.

99.   *Lin XY,Wang JP, W H, Su WL. (2005). Mood State of Netizens in Association with Their Coping Style and Social Support under the Stress of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome.Chinese Journal of Clinical Rehabilitation, 9(4): 9-21.

100.*Lin XY, Wu H, Zhang T, Fu Y,Wang JP. (2005). Analysis of Depression and Anxiety among Paid Blood Donors Infected with HIV in Rural Areas.Chinese Journal of AIDS and STD,11 (3): 78-181.

101.Wang JP, Wang SS, Wu H. (2004). The Worried Well of AIDS: A Specific Kind of Neurosis.Advances in Psychological Science, 12 (3): 435-439.

102.Wang JP,Chen HY, Su WL. (2004). POMS-SF for Use in Chinese Cancer Patients.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 18 (6): 404-407.

103.*Lin XY,Wang JP, Chen HY, Su WL, Peng B. (2004). An Analysis of the Mood State of Paid Blood Donors with HIV and Its Effect Factor.Chinese Journal of Applied Psychology, 10 (4): 49-53.

104.Wang JP, Lin XY, Wu H. (2004). A Brief Description of the Main Clinical Check Instruments for HIV/AIDS.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 12 (2): 214-216.

105.Wang JP,Xie W,Sun HW. (2004). The Effects of Different Coping Strategies on People's Behavior Habits under The Stressor of SARS.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,12 (1): 41-44.

106.Freedom L,Wang JP, Carol Wai-yee T. (2004). Psychometric Properties and Normative Data of The Eating Disorder Inventory among 12 to 18 Years Old Chinese Girls in Hong Kong.Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 57: 59–66.

107.Lin JX,Wang JP, Lin XY. (2004). The Role of Diagnosis and Assessment in Psychological Counseling and Psychotherapy.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 18 (9): 667-670.

108.Qu WY,Wang JP, Yang M. (2004). Diagnosis and Treatment of 224 cases of AIDS Hyponchondria.Chinese Journal of AIDS and STD. 10 (2) : 130-131.

109.*Guan DD,Wang JP. (2003). A Survey of Eating Disorders in Beijing College Female Students.Chinese Mental Health Journal, 17 (10): 672,675.

110.*Chen HY,Wang JP, Xie W. (2003). The Mood States of Internet Users and the Influencing Factors During The SARS Crisis.Chinese Journal of Applied Psychology, 9 (4): 7-13.

111.Wu H,Wang JP, Lin XY. (2003). The State of The Study of Quality of Life and Measure Instruments in HIV/AIDS Patients.Chinese Journal of AIDS and STD, 9 (1): 51-53.

112.Wang JP, Lin WJ, Freedom L. (2003). The Mediating Effects of The Coping Styles and Related Factors on Psychological Intervention in Cancer Patients.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,11 (1): 1-4.

113.Wang JP, Lin WJ, Sun HW. (2002). Effects of Psychological Intervention and Factors Influencing It on Cancer Patients.Acta Psychologica Sinica,34 (2): 200-204.

114.Wang JP, Lin WJ, Sun HW. (2002). Study on Psychological Intervention in Cancer Patients.Chinese Journal of Clinical Oncology,29 (5): 305-309.

115.Wang JP, Freedom L, Lin WJ. (2002). Quality of Life and Its Related Factors in Lung or Breast Cancer Patients.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology, 10 (3): 176-178.

116.Wang JP, Lin WJ, Freedom L. (2002). Effects of Psychological Intervention on Immunological Function in Cancer Patients.Chinese Journal of Clinical Oncology,29 (12): 841-844.

117.Wang JP, Lin WJ, Chen ZG. (2002). Effects of Psychological Intervention on Emotion and Quality of Life in Cancer Patients Receiving Chemotherapy.Psychological Science,25 (5): 517-519.

118.Wang JP, Lin WJ,Freedom L.(2002). Quality of Life and Psychological Intervention in Cancer Patients.Chinese Journal of Applied Psychology,8 (4):  36-40.

119.Wang JP, Lin WJ. (2001). Psychoneuroimmunology and Cancer.Foreign Medical Sciences, Cancer Section,28 (3): 364-366.

120.Wang JP, Lin WJ. (2001). The Effect of Psychological Intervention on The Patients Undergoing Radiotherapy.Chinese Journal of Applied Psychology, 7(3):13-17.

121.Wang JP, Lin WJ. (2001). Utilizing Potential Energy and Prospect Actively.Cancer Rehabilitation,49 (6): 27-28.

122.Wang JP, Lin WJ. (2001). Psychological Skills of Releasing Mood and Reducing The Symptoms Induced by Chemotherapy.Cancer Rehabilitation,48 (5): 33-34.

123.Wang JP, Cui JN, Chen ZG. (2000). Research on Quality of Life and Influential Factors in Cancer Patients in China.Chinese Journal of Clinical Psychology,8 (1): 23-26.

124.Wang JP, Lin WJ, Cui JN, Chen ZG. (2000). Clinical Scale Assessment of Quality of Life in Cancer Patients.Journal of Developments in Psychology,8 (4): 34-38.

125.Wang JP, Lin WJ. (2000). A Structured Psychoeducational Intervention for Cancer Patients.Foreign Medical Sciences (Cancer Section),27 (3): 156-159.

126.Wang JP, Lin WJ. (2000). Effect of Psychological Intervention on Cancer Patients: Update.Foreign Medical Sciences (Cancer Section),27 (5): 298-300.

127.Wang JP, Lin WJ, Chen ZG. (2000). Assessment of Quality of Life of Cancer Patients in China.Acta Psychologica Sinica, 32 (1): 110-114.

128.Wang JP, Chen ZG. (2000). Results of The POMS in China.Acta Psychologica Sinica,32 (4): 438-442.

Teaching experience

Social service


Presentation at Conferences (Since 2015)

1.     Jianping Wang. A National Survey Study on the Mental Health Assistance System for Chinese Shidu Parents. The 1st International Congress on Grief Research and Intervention in China. Keynote speech. Beijing, China October 12, 2019.

2.     Jianping Wang. How to Use Scientific Psychology to Support and Help Bereaved people. The 1st International Congress on Grief Research and Intervention in China. Seminar Moderator. Beijing, China October 12, 2019.

3.     Jianping Wang. Grief Reactions of the Parents Who Lost Their Single Child: A Socio-cultural Perspective. The 6thRegistration System Conference of Clinical and Counseling Psychology Professional Institutions and Professionals of Chinese Psychological Association. Keynote speech. Wuhan, China. July 5th, 2019.

4.     Jianping Wang. CBT conceptual model and its clinical application. The 6thRegistration System Conference of Clinical and Counseling Psychology Professional Institutions and Professionals of Chinese Psychological Association. Seminar Moderator. Wuhan, China. July 6th, 2019.

5.     Jianping Wang. Hot topics in supervision relationship. The 6thRegistration System Conference of Clinical and Counseling Psychology Professional Institutions and Professionals of Chinese Psychological Association. Seminar Commentator. Wuhan, China. July 6th, 2019.

6.      Meng Yu,Jianping Wang.Meilihua 2019 Shanghai training conference and Meilihua annual meeting: DSM-5 Online Scale. Shanghai, China. 2019.05.26.

7.      Guangyuan Shi,Jianping Wang.Cognitive mechanism and neural basis of individuals with prolonged grief disorder. The 21st national psychological conference. Oral report. Beijing, China, 2018.11.04.

8.      Yu, M., P. Michiel Westenberg,Wang, J.& Anne C. Miers. Vereniging Nederlandse Ontwikkelingspsychologie. Interpretation Bias and Social Anxiety in Chinese Adolescents: Cultural Evidence for the Content-Specificity Hypothesis. Wageningen, Netherlands. May 16th, 2018.

9.     Jianping Wang.Advisory Committee of experts on administrative drug rehabilitation of the Ministry of Justice. Beijing, China. 2018.4.19.

10. Jianping Wang.Cross-school High-end Dialogue: Dialogue between ACT and CBT--Integration and Innovation. China's First Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT) Summit. Beijing, China. November 25th,2017.

11. Jianping Wang.The Development and Current Situation of CBT. Fifth CBT congress of China. Fuzhou, China. October 26-29,2017.

12. Jianping Wang.Special Report: An internet-based self-help intervention program application for traumatized persons in China. The 10thNational Congress on Mental Health. Chinese Association for Mental Health. Beijing, China. August 25-27, 2017.

13. Jianping Wang.Core Cognitive Therapy Techniques Training Workshop. The 5thRegistration System Conference of Clinical and Counseling Psychology Professional Institutions and Professionals of Chinese Psychological Association. Beijing, China. June 30-July 2, 2017

14. Jianping Wang.The application of CBT conceptual model in anxiety disorder. Psychology Conference of Jiangxi Province. Keynote Speech. Nanchang, China. November 12-13, 2016.

15. Jianping Wang.The application and research of cognitive behavioral psychotherapy. Psychiatry and mental health in the Belt & Road Academic Forum. Keynote Speech.Xi’an, China. September 25, 2016.

16. Jianping Wang.The 9thNational Congress on Mental Health. Chinese Association for Mental Health. Clinical Application of Cognitive Behavior Conceptualization Model for Anxiety Disorder. Beijing, China. August 26-28, 2016.

17. Jianping Wang.The 8th world congress of behavioral and cognitive therapies, The relationship between parenting and adolescent anxiety: the mediating role of maladaptive schemas,2016.6.22.

18. Wang, J.Cognitive Behaviour Therapy in Chinese.8th World Congress of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies. Keynote Report. 2016.6.22. Australia

19. Jianping Wang.The science and art of cognitive behavior therapy. Chinese Applied Psychology Conference. Beijing, China. April 26, 2016.

20. Jianping Wang.The science and art of cognitive behavior therapy. A series of academic activities for the 20th anniversary of the Sino-German psychotherapy continuous training program. Keynote Speech. Wuhan, China. March 2016.

21. Jianping Wang. The application of cognitive behavior conceptualization model in anxiety disorder. The 4thRegistration System Conference of Clinical and Counseling Psychology. China. July 10-12, 2015.

22. Jianping Wang. Congress report. The 16th National Forum on the application of psychological technology and the 2015 annual meeting of Gansu psychological society. Gansu, China. June 2015.

23.  Yan, Y., Tang, M.,Jianping Wang. Psychometric properties of the Young Schema Questionnaire (Short Form) and unique maladaptive schemas among anxious adolescents. The 5th Asian cognitive behavior therapy conference. Nanjing, 2015 May 15-17.

24.  Fu, Z. Zhang, Y.Jianping Wang. Male Mental Contamination the Perpetrator Effect. The 5th Asian Cognitive Behavior Therapy Conference. Nanjing, China. 2015, May16-17.

Lectures and Public Welfare Activities in COVID-19

1.Jianping Wang.Psychological assistance in epidemic explained by psychological experts of Beijing Normal University. CCTV new media flagship platform, CCTV. 2.1, 2020

2.Jianping Wang.Understanding and coping with bereavement. Wuhan mental hospital, Wuhan mental health center. March 8, 2020

3.Jianping Wang.Ten methods of coping with somatization and hypochondriac reaction under epidemic situation. Clinical psychology registration system of Chinese Psychological Society & School of psychology and cognitive science, Peking University. February 21, 2020

4.Jianping Wang.CBT intervention framework and technique of acute stress response. Beijing Normal University. January 29, 2020

5.Jianping Wang.Evaluation of supervision and supervision relationship. Clinical psychology registration system of Chinese Psychological Society. February 11, 2020

6.Jianping Wang.The role of hotline in epidemic situation. Beijing Huilongguan Hospital. February 13, 2020

7.Jianping Wang.Somatization and hypochondriac reaction under epidemic situation. Yi Xinli. February 16, 2020

8.Jianping Wang.Principles and techniques of grief counseling. Hotline of Central China Normal University designated by Ministry of education. March 10, 2020

9.Jianping Wang.Basic theories and concepts of grief. Research project of grief intervention of Beijing Normal University. March 28, 2020


1. 2019: Excellent Tutor for Freshmen, by Beijing Normal University

2. 2018 & 2016: Top Quality Postgraduate Course of Beijing Normal University ("Psychopathology"), by Beijing Normal University

3. 2018: The first prize of 2018 Beijing Basic Education Teaching Achievement Award, by Beijing Municipal People's Government

4. 2018: Excellent Graduate Teaching Achievement Award of Beijing Normal University, by Beijing Normal University

5. 2017: Basic Education Teaching Achievement award of Beijing Normal University, by Beijing Normal University

6. 2017: Top Ten Most Favored Teachers by Postgraduates Award, by Beijing Normal University

7. 2017 & 2015: Doctoral dissertation instructor, Beijing Normal University

8. 2015: Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Instructor of Beijing Normal University (2012 He Li), by Beijing Normal University

9. 2012:Abnormal Psychologywas selected as "excellent textbook of higher education in Beijing"

10. 2004: Excellent Undergraduate Teaching Award of Beijing Normal University

11. 2003: National Outstanding Scientific and Technological worker in the prevention and treatment of SARS, issued by China Association of Science and Technology