Profession: Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Psychoanalyst
Language: French (native), English, Japanese and Spanish
Services: Individual Psychotherapy, Family Therapy, Couples Counseling, Parent Education, Psychoanalysis
Population: Adults, Adolescents, Women, Men, Children, Infants, Gay/Lesbian, Returnees, Students, LGBT
Hours: by appointment, Tuesdays and Wednesdays (afternoons/evenings), Saturdays (mornings)
Fee: Each person pays according to his or her financial means
Degree: Doctorate (Psychopathology)
MA, Philosophy & Psychoanalysis (2009)
MA, Child and Adolescent Psychology (2005)
Practice Address: The office is in Kyoto, 4 minutes by foot (350 meters) from shichijo keihan station, and 15 minutes (1.3 km) by foot from Kyoto station (JR). Address and detailed indications will be disclosed during the first contact.
Notes:Professional Training. I have trained in various psychoanalytical associations, including but not limited to years of seminars, workshops, clinical groups, reading groups, group supervision, and individual supervision. I was also trained in psychoanalytic family therapy for two years, and part of my training and clinical practice focuses on counseling infants and their mothers.
Clinical Practice (9 years). My professional experience includes working in a medico-social institution for children and adolescents (1 year), the Neuropediatrics department of a Children’s hospital (1 year), an adolescent psychiatric hospital (1 year), Welfare services (2 years), and a guidance center (4 years) where I have conducted psychotherapy with children, adolescents and families.
Scientific Research. As a scholar, my courses currently deal with intellectual history (Kansai French Institute) and psycho-social issues in Japan (Doshisha Women’s College of Liberal Arts). I have been researching for 6 years at Kyoto University Institute for Research in Humanities, on mental health issues such as acute social withdrawal and trauma. I am involved in research projects and seminars at Ritsumeikan U., Kyoto U., Paris U. (France) and McGill U. (Canada). I am a reviewer for journals such as Transcultural Psychiatry and Culture, Medicine, and Psychiatry.
For more details, please have a look at my website where you can access my full resume and also be directed to my published books and articles.