OTSUKA, Yasumasa

Title Professor
Degree Ph. D.
Division Psychology
Research Field Clinical Psychology, Occupational Health Psychology
Undergraduate Program School of Human Sciences, College of Psychology
Graduate School Program (Main) Counseling (Master's Program), Counseling Science (Doctoral Program)
Graduate School Program (Sub) Psychology (Master's Program)
Research Themes

Occupational Health Psychology
Positive Mental Health
Sexual Minority

Publications/Major Achievements
  • Momotani, H. & Otsuka, Y. (2019). Reliability and validity of the Japanese version of the Feedback Environment Scale (FES-J) for workers. Industrial health.
  • Eguchi, H., Watanabe, K., Kawakami, N., Ando, E., Arima, H., Asai, Y., Inoue, A., Inoue, R., Iwanaga, M., Imamura, K., Kobayashi, Y., Nishida, N., Otsuka, Y., Sakuraya, A., Tsuno, K., Shimazu, A., Tsutsumi, A. (2018). Psychosocial factors at work and inflammatory markers: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ Open, 8.
  • Watanabe, K., Kawakami, N., Otsuka, Y., & Inoue, S. (2018). Associations among workplace environment, self-regulation, and domain-specific physical activities among white-collar workers: a multilevel longitudinal study. The International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 15, 47.
  • Otsuka, Y., Nakata, A., Sakurai, K., Kawahito, J. (2016). Association of suicidal ideation with job demands and job resources: a large cross-sectional study of Japanese workers. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 23, 418-426.
Scientific Membership

International Society of Behavioral Medicine
The Japanese Psychological Association
The Association of Japanese Clinical Psychology
Japanese Association of Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Japan Society for Occupational Health

Social and Outreach Activity

International Society of Behavioral Medicine, Governing Council
Journal of Occupational Health, Associate Editor

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