Clinical Members

Clinical Members are those with Masters or higher level education with at least two years of full time, well supervised clinical experience. Search the directory below or learn more about member qualifications.

Gayle Olsen

Clinical Member

Kanto - Tokyo - Shibuya Ward -

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PROFESSION:

Counselor, Psychotherapist, seminars and workshops in Wellness Programs, Social Service Administration.

POPULATION:

Adults, Adolescents, Children, Women, Men, Gay/Lesbian, Returnees, Students, LGBTQ+

LANGUAGES:

English

PRACTICE:

OCC Go-Counseling

ADDRESS:

3-9-14-101 Hiroo
Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0012
Japan
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PHONE:

03-3400-1063

EMAIL:

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HOURS:

Weekdays

FEES:

Initial Intake Session, ¥24,000/75 minutes. Continuing sessions, ¥16,000/50minutes.

SERVICES:

Individual Counseling, Family Therapy, Couple Therapy, Distance Counseling, Internet Counseling, Seminars/Workshops, Group Therapy, Parenting Education/Counseling, EAP, Referral, Consultation.

DEGREE:

LMSW

LICENSURE & REGISTRATION

Licensed Master Social Worker #043069, State of New York. Certified DCC (Distance Certified Counselor).

NOTES:

Directions:
10 minutes walk from both Hiroo Station on the Hibiya Line, and Ebisu station on the Yamanote-sen

Child, Adolescent and Family Issues, Parenting Education/Counseling, Guidance in the school selection process relating to relocation to or from one location to another, Third Gender and nontraditional gender orientation including binary and non-binary gender identification, Domestic Violence and Child Abuse, Sexual Abuse/Rape, Adjustment and Transition, Communication Skills, Cross-cultural Issues, Anxiety, Anger Management, Stress, Trauma, Grief. I have also worked with eating disorders as well as self-mutilation/self- harm.

​Workshops:
Community and school workshops on parenting, family relationships, communication, behavior management, learning styles, learning differences, transitions, safety, Teens in Tokyo, stress management, anger management, disaster planning and intervention. Company and Organization Wellness Programs on a variety of topics are also available.

Educational support: For schools: Designing and implementing programs for schools relating to bullying, no name calling, identity and self-esteem, parent/teacher communication, behavioral management and behavior plans, character and social education, and emergency planning. For Families: working together to determine causes and solutions for your child’s challenges in school.

In addition to maintaining a private practice and conducting workshops and seminars throughout Tokyo, Gayle was a school counselor at Tokyo International School from September 2003 - June, 2009. My other work experience in Tokyo includes:
Chair, Clinical Advisory Committee (TELL) 2009 - 2012
Association of International Community Provider Organizations (AICPO) member 2009 - present
Executive Director, Tokyo English Life Line (TELL) 1993-1996
TELL Clinical Staff member (1991-1996)
Domestic Violence Training, CT, USA 1990
Tokyo Community Counseling Service, Therapist (1984-1989)

Professional Affiliations:
National Association of Social Workers (NASW);
The American School Counselor's Association (ASCA);
Association of International Community Provider Organizations (AICPO),
International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW),
International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW).