TANASE Kazuyo’s Profile


1961-1962 AFS exchange student (stayed in Pennsylvania, USA)
1968 Graduated from ICU (International Christian University)
1993 Ph.D. (Kyoto University)


Certified clinical psychologist by Foundation of the Japanese Certification Board for Clinical Psychologists (Certification number is 08672)

Work Experience

1977.4-1979.3 Telephone counselor of Kansai Life Line telephone Service.
1982.4-1990.3 Telephone counselor of Kyoto Life Line telephone Service.
1990.4-2002.3 Family court mediator of Otsu Family court.
1990.12-1999.3 Counselor of Kyoto University Graduate School’s Counseling room.
1996.4-2001.3 Lecturer of Koka Women’s Junior University.
1996.4-2000.3 Counselor of Kyoto City Nagamatsu Education Center.
1996.4-2000.3 Counselor of Setsunan University.
1998.4-2005.3 Counselor of Osaka City Education Center.
2000.4-2001.3 Lecturer of Kyoto Women’s University.
2001.4-2005.3 Associate Professor of Kyoto Women’s University.
2005.4-2006.3 Associate Professor of Teikyo University.
2006.4-2013.3 Professor of Kobe Shinwa Women’s University.
2013.4.-present Visiting professor of Kobe Shinwa Women’s University.


Native Japanese. Proficient in English.

English article

The effects of divorce on children.(2007) Scheiber,H.& Mayali,L.(eds.)EmergingConcepts of Rights in Japanese Law. Berkeley, Robbins Collection Publications, 185-210.

Translation from English to Japanese

1997 Frank,J. Law and the Modern Mind.(With Takao Tanase)
(J.フランク著『法と現代精神』(1979)(棚瀬孝雄と共訳), 弘文堂

TV appearance in English

NHK World News line : Calling for a joint Custody.(Studio commentator)(2011.10.) PDF