Hikikomori, A Japanese Term for Extreme Isolation, Gets Revised Definition

Hikikomori, A Japanese Term for Extreme Isolation, Gets Revised Definition

0 1 8 months ago
The term “hikikomori” was first coined in Japan in the 1990s to describe a form of severe social isolation. Alan Teo, a psychiatrist with the Veterans Administration in Portland and an associate professor at OHSU, has been studying hikikomori for several years. Now, he is proposing a revised definition of the term in hopes that it will help doctors everywhere identify and treat the condition

Find us on Facebook

iAB member
Copyright 2020 - Spreaker Inc. a Voxnest Company - Create a podcast - New York, NY
Help