The 2019 Special Lecture Series on “Concepts of Kokoro for Medical, Welfare and Educational Specialists: A Learning Space for Caregiving Professionals” will be held in October
Applications closed on August 15th, 2019.
The 2019 Special Lecture Series on “Concepts of Kokoro for Medical, Welfare and Educational Specialists: A Learning Space for Caregiving Professionals” will be held in October.
Theme: Understanding Developmental Disabilities using Neuroscience, Occupational Therapy, and Clinical Psychology
Every year since 2013, a special lecture series on concepts surrounding kokoro has been held with the objective of “establishing a learning space to motivated people working in the caregiving fields of in medicine, welfare and education.” This year’s lecture series will be the final one and the program will focus on developmental disabilities from the three perspectives of science, practice, and mind. We look forward to your participation.
Date: October 5, 2019 (Sat) 10: 30 – 15: 40 (doors open at 10: 00 a.m.)
Place: Kyoto University Inamori Center, Conference Room, 3rd Floor
Eligibility: People working in the fields of medicine, education, or welfare
*The schedule has been changed. (2019/7/17)
10:30 – 10:40 Opening Address by Sakiko Yoshikawa (KRC, Kyoto University)
10:40 – 11:30 “A New Way of Grasping Developmental Disabilities” by Toshio Inui (Department of Psychology, Otemon Gakuin University; Kokoro Research Center, Kyoto University)
11:30 – 11:50 Q&A Session
11:50 – 12:00 Break
12:00 – 12:50 “Thinking About Occupational Therapy for School Age Children Using the Concept of ‘Goodbye’” by Toshihiro Kato (Human Health Sciences, Kyoto University)
12:50 – 13:10 Q&A Session
13:10 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 14:50 “The Age of Developmental Disabilities and Atypical Development” by Chihiro Hatanaka (Kokoro Research Center, Kyoto University)
14:50 – 15:10 Q&A Session
15:10 – 15:40 Discussion