The 10th International Congress of Morita Therapy, China

Wuhu Conch International Conference Center

The 10th International Congress of Morita Therapy will be held in Wufu City of Anhui Province, China, on August 30th and 31st, 2019. Morita therapy experts from around the world will gather at this Congress to report and exchange ideas on Morita therapy research conducted in recent years, outcomes of applying Morita therapy, and experiences of conducting Morita therapy treatments. There will also be a China-Japan training seminar on theory and practice of Morita therapy in parallel with this international congress. Further, the 7th Chinese Naikan Therapy Society’s conference will be held on September 1st, 2019. These conferences will provide great opportunities to learn about the integration of Morita therapy and Naikan therapy as well as the promotional education of Morita therapy in China.

Congress Theme

Promoting Morita Therapy as Human Philosophy around the World

 Congress Period

August 30th & 31st, 2019 (the 10th International Congress of Morita Therapy)

August 30th – September 1st, 2019 (China-Japan Morita Therapy Seminar)

September 1st, 2019 (Naikan Therapy Congress of China)

Congress Venue & Accommodation

Wuhu Conch International Conference Center

No.1005 South Jiuhua Road, Gejiang District, Wuhu 241070, China

(The congress venue and accommodation is located 1 hour by car from the Nanjing Lukou International Airport)

Congress Chair

Jiangbo Li

Congress Advisors

Nobutada Tashiro, Sadanobu Ushijima, Kazuhiko Nakayama, Yuhua Cui, Zucheng Wang, Gaohua Wang,  Zhentao Li, Weijie Qu

Scientific Program Committee Chairs

Kenji Kitanishi,Kei Nakamura, Yingzhi Lu

Scientific Program Committee Co-chairs

Haiying Zhang, Wanghong Shi, Masafumi Mizuno, Ishu Ishiyama

Call for Abstract

Examples of presentation topics include (but not limited to) progresses in clinical as well as experimental research in Morita therapy, case report on Morita therapy, conceptual and theoretical works, reports on Morita therapy promotional activities, integration of Morita therapy and other psychotherapies, report on theactivity of Seikatsu no Hakken Kai, progresses in Naikan therapy research and applications, case report on Naikan therapy and/or integration with Morita therapy.

Instructions for Abstract Submission

The abstract must include (Copy and paste required information below to your email):

  1. Name of the first author/presenter:
  2. Name of co-author(s)/co-presenter(s):
  3. Gender:
  4. Affiliation for each of the author(s)/presenters(s)
  5. Address of the first author/presenter
  6. Email address of the first author/presenter
  7. Word limit in Japanese: 600-1000 characters, in English: 200-250 words
  8. The language of submission: Submit your abstract in both your first language and in English

Submit your abstract to

Abstract Submission Due

July 20th, 2019 (Extended)

Note that the Scientific Program Committee will nominate and select papers for award for excellence, and issue certificate

Sponsor Organizations

International Committee for Morita Therapy

Chinese Association for Mental Health, Morita Therapeutic Applied Professional Committee

Chinese Association for Mental Health, Psychological Counseling and Psychotherapy Professional Committee, Naikan Therapy Group

Co-sponsor Organization

Japanese Society for Morita Therapy

Affiliate Organizations

Mental Health Okamoto Memorial Foundation, Japan

Wuhu No.2 People’s Hospital

Wuhu Association for Mental Health

Wuhu Psychological Society

Wuhu Sleep Research Association

Congress Registration Fees(Payable in cash on site)

For the 10th International Congress of Morita Therapy: 28000 yen or 250 US dollars

For the 10th International Congress of Morita Therapy and Naikan Therapy Congress of Chinacombined: 33000 yen or 300 US dollars

*Registration fees include fees for evening social banquet

*Complimentary shuttle service between airport and congress venue will be available for group registrants

Congress Interpretation

Japanese to Chinese and Chinese to English interpretations will be available

Registration & Accommodation Reservation Request Form (Copy and paste below to your email)

Name Mobile
Gender Email address
Affiliation Occupation
Number of Nights Date of Arrival
Nationality Date of Departure

Accommodation Fees

Standard single room (Including breakfast): 6000-8000 yen per night (Room size: 35-40M2)

Deluxe single room (Including breakfast): 10000-12000 yen per night (Room size: 60M2)

Unless requested, congress registrants will be booked with the standard single room.

We encourage you to reserve early. Major credit cards are accepted.


Conch International Conference Center, Main Venue