chapter  12
18 Pages

Psychology in Japan

WithJunko Tanaka-Matsumi, Kanako Otsui

Junko Tanaka-Matsumi is a professor in the Department of Integrated Psychological Science, Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya City, Japan, and is also a professor emeritus of psychology at Hofstra University in New York, where she taught clinical psychology for 20 years until 2000. She received her Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Hawaii at Manoa on an East-West Center graduate scholarship. A Fellow of the American Psychological Association and an associate editor of the Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, she also serves on the editorial boards of Psychological Assessment: A Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, Asian Journal of Social Psychology, and the Multicultural Aspects in Counseling series of Sage Publications.