Kenji YABUWAKI

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Name
Kenji YABUWAKI
URL
http://www.kiui.ac.jp/~yabu/
Affiliation
Kibi International University
Section
Department of Occupational Therapy, School of Health Science and Social Welfare
Job title
Professor, Chairperson of Department
Degree
Ph.D.(Tokyo Metropolitan University), M.Sc.(Hiroshima University)
Other affiliation
Kibi International University Graduate School Graduate Department of Health Science StudiesKibi International University Graduate School (Distance Learning) Graduate Department of Occupational Therapy StudiesKibi International University Research Instiute of Health and Welfare

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2015
 - 
Today
Professor, Kibi International University
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2015
Associate Professor, Kibi International University
 
Apr 2007
 - 
Mar 2008
Assistant Professor, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
Apr 2005
 - 
Mar 2007
Research associate, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 
Apr 2002
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Mar 2005
Instructor, Tokyo Metropolitan University of Health Sciences
 

Education

 
Apr 2005
 - 
Mar 2008
Graduate School of Health Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University
 

Published Papers

 
Kenichi Ono, Yuri Kanayama, Miyuki Iwata, Kenji Yabuwaki
Journal of Gerontology & Geriatric Research   3(5) 185   Nov 2014   [Refereed]
Hanayo Kurokawa, Kenji Yabuwaki, Ryuji Kobayashi
Disability and Rehabilitation   35(7) 551-556   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
Kazuki Hirao, Ryuji Kobayashi, Kenji Yabuwaki
Psychology Research and Behavior Management   5    Nov 2012   [Refereed]
Influence of different intensities of brief flow experiences on subjective and objective stress
Kazuki Hirao, Ryuji Kobayashi, Kyota Okishima, Yumiko Tomokuni, Kenji Yabuwaki
Medicine and biology   155(10) 713-720   Oct 2011   [Refereed]
Kenji Yabuwaki, Takashi Yamada, Masahiro Shigeta
PSYCHOGERIATRICS   8(2) 66-72   Jun 2008   [Refereed]
Using the nominal group technique to identify the environmental factors that affect the life satisfaction in homebound Japanese elderly: A pilot study for the development of a comprehensive questionnaire
Kenji Yabuwaki, Takashi Yamada, Masahiro Shigeta
4th World Congress of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine International Proceedings   101-103   Jul 2007

Misc

 
Patterns of environmental factor awareness among elderly who utilize health care services: Effects on health-related QOL
Kenji Yabuwaki, Miyuki Iwata, Kenichi Ono, Takashi Yamada
International Psychogeriatrics   25(S1) 94   Sep 2013
A literature review on intervention efficacy targeting family caregivers of the elderly
Kenichi Ono, Yuri Kanayama, Kenji Yabuwaki
International Psychogeriatrics   25(S1) 90   Sep 2013
Environmental factors affecting the life satisfaction of healthy Japanese elderly: Results of a questionnaire survey on the urban homebound elderly
Yohko Uekawa, Kenji Yabuwaki, Takashi Yamada, Masahiro Shigeta
International Psychogeriatrics   19(S1) 235-236   Oct 2007
Development of a comprehensive environmental questionnaire for the homebound elderly: An examination of the reliability and validity among metropolitan elderly in Japan
Kenji Yabuwaki, Yohko Uekawa, Takashi Yamada, Masahiro Shigeta
International Psychogeriatrics   19(S1) 230-231   Oct 2007

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Applicability of Comprehensive Environmental Questionnaire for healthy elderly: A Rasch modeling approach
Kenji Yabuwaki,Kenichi Ono,Hiroyuki Notoh
6th Asia Pacific Occupational Therapy Congress   15 Sep 2015   
Patterns of environmental factor awareness among elderly who utilize in-home services: Affects on subjective QOL
Kenji Yabuwaki,Hiroyuki Notoh,Takashi Yamada,Masahiro Shigeta
16th International Congress of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists   18 Jun 2014   
Patterns of environmental factor awareness among elderly who utilize health care services: Effects on health-related QOL
Kenji Yabuwaki,Miyuki Iwata,Kenichi Ono,Takashi Yamada
International Psychogeriatric Association 16th International Congress   1 Oct 2013   
Effects of comprehensive environmental support on the rehabilitation of community-dwelling elderly: A randomized controlled study
Kenji Yabuwaki,Kazuki Hirao,Michihiro Okamoto,Hiroyuki Notoh,Takashi Yamada
Asia Pacific Geriatrics Conference 2012   21 Oct 2012   
Effects of occupational therapy-based comprehensive environmental support on the rehabilitation of elderly living at home: a randomized controlled study
Kenji Yabuwaki,Kazuki Hirao,Kazuya Shinohara,Hiroyuki Notoh,Takashi Yamada
1st World Congress on Healthy Ageing   19 Mar 2012   
Development of a comprehensive environmental questionnaire for the homebound elderly: An examination of the reliability and validity among metropolitan elderly in Japan
Kenji Yabuwaki,Yohko Uekawa,Takashi Yamada,Masahiro Shigeta
13th Congress of International Psychogeriatric Association   15 Oct 2007   
Using the nominal group technique to identify the environmental factors that affect the life satisfaction in homebound Japanese elderly: A pilot study for the development of a comprehensive questionnaire
Kenji Yabuwaki,Takashi Yamada,Masahiro Shigeta
4th World Congress of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine   13 Jun 2007   
Extracting environmental factors from literatures related to QOL in the Japanese elderly
Kenji Yabuwaki,Takashi Yamada,Masahiro Shigeta
14th Congress of the World Federation of Occupational Therapists   26 Jul 2006   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(若手研究(B))
Project Year: Apr 2008 - Mar 2010    Investigator(s): Kenji YABUWAKI
he purpose of this study was to develop a comprehensive environmental assistance program to improve the quality of life (QOL) of elderly who require home care assistance. A comprehensive environmental questionnaire(CEQ)was used to examine the effi...