Clinical Psychology Chair, in collaboration with the Praxis and Research Center for Clinical Psychology and Education (Collaborating Chair), promotes professional education and training for psychological assessment and psychotherapy, as well as empirical and theoretical research on psychotherapeutic modalities. The chair offers the Course of Educational Training of Clinical Supervision, the first doctoral program of its kind in Japan, for clinical practitioners to conduct theoretical and empirical research on instruction and supervision methods in clinical practice.

Prof. Toshio KAWAI (Kokoro Research Center)

Jungian psychology, archetypal psychology, clinical psychology



Clinical psychology, psychotherapy, psychological assessment, family psychology


Prof. Yasuhiro TANAKA

Jungian psychology, archetypal psychology, clinical psychology


Prof. Kosuke TSUIKI (Institute for Research in Humanities)

Lacanian psychoanalysis


Assoc. Prof. Minako NISHI

Clinical psychology, psychoanalysis, history of psychoanalysis


Junior Assoc. Prof. Kotaro UMEMURA

Clinical psychology, psychotherapy for adolescents, somatization