Tel No: 03-3400-1063
Profession: Counselor, Psychotherapist, seminars and workshops in Wellness Programs, Social Service Administration.
Population: Adults, Adolescents, Children, Women, Men, Gay/Lesbian, Returnees, Students, LGBTQ+
Services: Individual Counseling, Family Therapy, Couple Therapy, Distance Counseling, Internet Counseling, Seminars/Workshops, Group Therapy, Parenting Education/Counseling, EAP, Referral, Consultation.
Fee: Initial Intake Session, ¥24,000/75 minutes. Continuing sessions, ¥16,000/50minutes.
Licensure/Certificates: Licensed Master Social Worker #043069, State of New York. Certified DCC (Distance Certified Counselor).
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).
Practice and Address: OCC Go-Counseling
3-9-14-101 Hiroo, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0012
10 minutes walk from both Hiroo Station on the Hibiya Line, and Ebisu station on the Yamanote-sen
Notes: 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.
Additional Notes: 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: