Fumiko Kaneko

Last Updated :2023/01/05

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Health Sciences), Associate Professor or Lecturer
I specialize in psychiatric rehabilitation. I research on cognitive function in long-term schizophrenic patients and on the effects of occupational therapy intervention using life review.

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Master of Health Sciences, Hiroshima University

Educational Activity

  • [Bachelor Degree Program] School of Medicine : Program of Health Sciences : Occupational Therapy
  • [Master's Program] Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Integrated Health Sciences : Program of Health Sciences
  • [Doctoral Program] Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences : Division of Integrated Health Sciences : Program of Health Sciences

Research Fields

  • Social sciences;Sociology;Social welfare and social work studies
  • Complex systems;Biomedical engineering;Rehabilitation science / Welfare engineering

Research Keywords

  • Occupational Therapy in Psychiatry
  • Psychosocial rehabilitation

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2022, Liberal Arts Education Program1, 4Term, Human health and the society
  2. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 1Term, Occupational therapy for psychiatric dysfunction
  3. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Clinical practice I
  4. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Clinical practice II
  5. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Preliminary Research Practice
  6. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Second Semester, Seminar of leisure related activities
  7. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Occupational therapy for psychiatric dysfunction
  8. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 2Term, SeminarⅠ of occupational therapy for psychiatric dysfunction
  9. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Seminar II of occupational therapy for psychiatric dysfunction
  10. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 3Term, Seminar of community occupational therapy
  11. 2022, Undergraduate Education, 4Term, Seminar of applied community-based occupational therapy
  12. 2022, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Practice of clinical clerkship II

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Simplified olfactory reminiscence to help maintain the mental health in community-dwelling older adults, AGEING & SOCIETY, 20210408
  2. Study on the social maturity, self-perception, and associated factors, including motor coordination, of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder., Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics, 25(4), 45-58, 20050401
  3. Study on factors associated with changes in quality of life of demented elderly persons in group homes, Scandinavian Journal of Occupational. Therapy, 12, 4-9, 20050401
  4. Depression and associated factors in residents of a health care institution for the elderly, Phys Occup Ther Geriatr, 26(1), 29-41, 20070701
  5. Efficacy of group reminiscence therapy for elderly dementia patients residing at home: a preliminary report, Phys Occup Ther Geriatr, 26(1), 29-41, 20080101
  6. Effect of psychoeducation program 1on self-efficacy of schizophrenic patients utilizing psychiatric day care: apreliminary study., J Health Sci Hiroshima Univ, 5, 35-41, 20050401
  7. Mobility rating scale for elderly people with dementia: preparation of the Japanese-language version of the Southampton Mobility Assessment., Physiotherapy, 91, 223-228, 20050401
  8. Reliability and validity of the Japanese-language version of the Physical Performance Test (PPT) Battery in chronic pain patients., Disabil Rehabil, 28, 397-405, 20060401
  9. Assessment of degree of satisfaction of cancer patients and their families with rehabilitation and factors associated with it ? results of a Japanese population., Disabil Rehabil, 29, 437-444, 20070401
  10. Effect of Exercise on a Speed Feedback Therapy System in Elderly Persons., Phys Occup Ther Geriatr, 28, 131-143, 20100601
  11. Construction of a speed feedback therapy system to improve cognitive impairment in elderly people with dementia: A preliminary report, DEMENTIA AND GERIATRIC COGNITIVE DISORDERS, 20(2-3), 105-111, 2005
  12. Psychological impact of verbal abuse and violence by patients on nurses working in psychiatric departments, Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 60(1), 29-36, 200602
  13. Study on Factors Associated with Repeated Gambling Among Gamblers Anonymous Participants., Addiction Research & Therapy, 6(4), 2015
  14. Evaluation of the effectiveness of a group intervention approach for nurses exposed to violent speech or violence caused by patients: a randomized controlled trial., International Scholarly Research Network Nursing, Volume 2011, 2011
  15. ★, Discrepancies between Self- and Clinical Staff Members' Perception of Cognitive Functioning among Patients with Schizophrenia Undergoing Long-Term Hospitalization, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY INTERNATIONAL, 2019, 20191103
  16. Easy assessmednt of individuals with various severities of autism spectrum disorder, focusing on motor timing control, RESEARCH IN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS, 79, 202011
  17. Factors associated with facilitating advance care planning based on the theory of planned behaviour, JAPANESE JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ONCOLOGY, 51(6), 942-949, 20210329

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Study on the Social Maturity, Self-Perception, and Associated Factors, Including Motor Coordination, of Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder., 2003, Without Invitation, English
  2. Self-Perception of Children with ADHD., 2006, Without Invitation, English
  3. Relationship between cognitive functions and balance performance in infirm elderly people., 2009, Without Invitation, English
  4. Effects on a speed-feedback exercise using a bicycle ergometer on physical and mental functions among infirm elderly people., 2011, Without Invitation, English
  5. Effect of group reminiscence therapy using active touch on cognitive function in the elderly., 2011, Without Invitation, English
  6. Psychosocial support provided by occupational therapists for convalescent patients with cerebrovasucular accidents., 2012, Without Invitation, English
  7. A study on the effect of reminiscence therapy on frontal lobe function., 2012, Without Invitation, English
  8. An exploratory study of the reconstruction process of caregivers' lives., 2012, Without Invitation, English
  9. Relationship between Social Cognition and Subjective Interpersonal Skills in Patients with Schizophrenia, Tomoyuki Okazaki, Fumiko Kaneko, Hitoshi Okamura, 16th International Congress of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists, 2014/06, Without Invitation, Japanese
  10. Effects of reminiscence activities on cerebral blood flow in the frontal lobes of elderly people., Yuuka Funaki, Fumiko Kaneko, Hideaki Hanaoka, Hitoshi Okamura, The 22nd World Congress on Psychosomatic Medicine, 2013/09, Without Invitation, English, Lisbon Portugal
  11. Miyajima Welfare Guide Map was produced by the Hiroshima University Community Cooperation Promotion Project., Fumiko Kaneko, Shingo Yamane, Toshiki Egusa, Fuuko Takeuchi & Hitoshi Okamura, the 6th Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress, 2015/09, Without Invitation, English, Rotorua, New Zealand
  12. The efficacy of individual occupational therapy in a long-term schizophrenic inpatient: A case study., Fumiko Kaneko, Hitoshi Okamura, 2016 IPA International Congress, 2016/09, Without Invitation, English, San Francisco, USA
  13. Opinion of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists on the Need for Occupational Therapy., Tokunaga A, Kaneko F, Okamura H, The 6th Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress, 2015/09, Without Invitation, English
  14. Psychosocial factors associated with perception gaps in respect of cognitive dysfunction between long-term inpatients with schizophrenia and the hospital staff, The 1st Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Symposium, 2017/10, Without Invitation, English, Taoyuan, Taiwan
  15. Medium-Term Effects of Reminiscence Therapy using Odor Stimulation in Community-Dwelling Older Adults., Hanaoka H, Muraki T, Yamane S, Kaneko F, Okamura H, International Psychogeriatric Association International Meeting 2012, 2012/09, Without Invitation, English
  16. Discrepancies between self- and clinical staff members' perception of cognitive functioning among patients with schizophrenia undergoing long-term hospitalization., Fumiko Kaneko, Hitoshi Okamura, AsCNP - ASEAN International Congress of Neuropsychopharmacology, 2019/02, Without Invitation, English, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Social Activities

History as Peer Reviews of Academic Papers

  1. 2016, Occupational Therapy International, Others, 1