The 30th Conference of the Japanese Society for Morita Therapy (Tokyo, 2012)

The 30th Conference of the Japanese Society for Morita Therapy (Tokyo, 2012)

Date: Nov. 16 (Fri.) to 18 (Sun.), 2012
Location: University of Tokyo (Hongo Campus)
Pre-congress educational sessions and events: Nov. 16, 2012

Convener and Chair: Dr. Haruhiko Shimoyama, Professor, University of Tokyo
Co-convener and co-chair: Dr. Ishu Ishiyama, University of British Columbia

Conference Theme: Intersection between Morita Therapy and Cognitive-behaviour  Therapy and the Future Development of Morita Therapy – From a Comparative Cultural  Perspective

ICMT-organized symposium during the conference:
International Research Symposium: Current Status of International Research on Morita Therapy

Message from the Conference Chair

New: English-Language Workshop Details (Sat, Nov 11)

Conference Programs (English):          Day 1 (Nov 17th)       Day 2 (Nov 18th)

Registration Info and Fees

Important notice to those interested in registering for this conference from outside Japan:
It has been reported that registering on the Japanese conference registration website has been a challenge. Therefore, overseas registrants (those residing outside Japan) may contact us at before Oct. 22, 2012, if they wish to register for this conference in advance. Advance registration is necessary to secure your seat in the conference. There is no on-site conference registration. We have made an arrangement with the Conference Office so that you will be able to register for the conference and related events through the ICMT Secretariat in advance; you can pick up your registration package and pay for the conference on site at the following rates: 
  • Conference registration fee: 8,000 yen (JSMT member rate: 7,000 yen; student rate: 4,000 yen)
  • Noh performance and lecutre only: 1,000 yen
  • Banquet: 6,000 yen


Conference Organization Committee Members:

Haruhiko Shimoyama(Univ. of Tokyo), Kiyoto Kasai (Univ. of Tokyo), Yoshihiko Tanno (Univ. of Tokyo), Hiroaki Kumano (Waseda Univ.), Fusako Koshikawa (Waseda Univ.), Miho Takahashi (Univ. of Tokyo), Keiichiro Ishimaru (Univ. of Tokyo)


Conference Program Committee Members:

Kei Nakamura (Jikei Univ. School of Medicine), Kenji Kitanishi (Institute of Morita Therapy), Mikiko Kubota (Hosei Univ.)


Program Categories:

Memorial Lectures, Invitational Lectures, Special Lectures, Symposia, General Paper Presentations, Luncheon Seminars, etc.


For more information, please visit the following links:

University of Tokyo English Website

Access map to University of Tokyo (English)

Map of University of Tokyo’s Hongo Campus (English):

Official Japanese 30th Conference Site