Programs (First day; 1st Sep. 2012)

9:30-11:00

Opening Presidential Lecture of the Congress & Large Group (for Professionals)
“Disaster, Trauma and Professional Contribution”
        Lecturer & Condutor : Hidefumi Kotani, Ph.D. (Professor, International Christian University)

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11:30-13:00

Keynote Lecture (opened to public) [DCP]
“Disaster: Its Visible and Hidden Psychological Effects and Recovery”
         Lecturer: Bonnie Buchele, Ph.D., ABPP, CGP, FAGPA 
                        (International Association for Group Psychotherapy and Group Processes, Executive board member)

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14:30-16:30

Round Table Discussion (opened to public) [DCP]
“What can we do for aftermath of earthquake, tsunami and nuclear problem from our expertise?”
        Chair:
            Seth Aronson Psy.D. (Willian Alanson White Institute)
            Masahiro Nishikawa M.A. (International Christian University)
        Panelist:
            Keitaro Tanoi, M.A. (University of Tokyo)
            Tomoaki Adachi, Ph.D. (Miyagi Gakuin Women’s University)
        Discussant : 
            Haruo Kashima, M.D. (International University of Health and Welfare) 

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16:30-17:30

Large Group
        Leadership:
            Hidefumi Kotani, Ph.D. (International Christian University)
            Judith Davis, Ph.D. (Performance Development Associates)

19:00-21:00

Welcome Party
        Venue: Sendai International Hotel  (shuttle service available)