Counselor Profile

Akiko Oshima

Certified clinical psychologist in Japan and in Switzerland.

Akiko Oshima has obtained education and training in the US and in Japan in dynamic psychotherapy.

Worked in the United States, Japan and Switzerland in clinics, private practice, school, court (mediation).

Has lived in many countries in Europe, America and Asia from the age of seven.

In wanting to offer the best, she has continued to improve counseling techniques and theoretical understanding, through supervision, conferences and workshops.

Currently in private practice in Tokyo Japan. Mother of three grown children.

  • Born in 1949

  • BA from Swarthmore College, USA

  • MA from Graduate School, University of Maryland in Counseling

  • Training in Dynamics of Psychodynamic Psychotherapy Training Program, Washington School of Psychiatry, Washington DC, USA

  • Externship in Meyer Treatment Center, Washington D.C., Juntendo University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan

  • Certified as Clinical Psychologist in Japan in 1997and in Switzerland in 2003