Kenji Kanbara

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Name
Kenji Kanbara
Nickname
Kanbara
URL
http://www.med.kagawa-u.ac.jp/english/faculty/clinical-department-of-psychology/psychosomatic-medicine/
Affiliation
Kagawa University
Section
Psychosomatic Medicine, Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Medicine
Job title
Professor
Degree
MD, PhD
Other affiliation
Kansai Medical University

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2018
 - 
Today
Professor, Psychosomatic Medicine, Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Medicine, Kagawa Universiy
 
Apr 2018
 - 
Mar 2019
Visiting Professor, Kyoto Notre Dame University
 
Jul 2011
 - 
Mar 2018
Assistant professor, Psychosomatic Medicine, Kansai Medical University
 
Jun 2013
 - 
May 2014
Visiting Professor, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University
 

Education

 
Apr 1991
 - 
Mar 1997
Faculty of Medicine, Gifu University
 
Apr 1984
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Mar 1989
Osaka University
 

Published Papers

 
Hasuo H, Kanbara K, Sakuma H, Yoshida K, Uchitani K, Fukunaga M
Journal of palliative medicine   22(1) 18-24   Jan 2019   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Fujii R, Uchitani K, Sakuma H, Kanbara K, Fukunaga M
Journal of pain & palliative care pharmacotherapy   1-7   Oct 2018   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Kanbara K, Fujii R, Uchitani K, Sakuma H, Fukunaga M
Journal of palliative medicine   21(9) 1257-1264   May 2018   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Kanbara K, Fukunaga M, Yunoki N
Indian journal of palliative care   24(1) 39-43   Jan 2018   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Kanbara K, Abe T, Sakuma H, Fukunaga M
Journal of palliative medicine   20(10) 1085-1090   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Kambara K
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   57(3) 295-295   2017
Kiba T, Abe T, Kanbara K, Kato F, Kawashima S, Saka Y, Yamamoto K, Mizuno Y, Nishiyama J, Fukunaga M
BioPsychoSocial medicine   11 17   2017   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Kusunoki H, Kanbara K, Abe T, Yunoki N, Haruma K, Fukunaga M
BioPsychoSocial medicine   11 4   2017   [Refereed]
Kato F, Abe T, Kanbara K, Ban I, Kiba T, Kawashima S, Saka Y, Mizuno Y, Fukunaga M
BioPsychoSocial medicine   11 13   2017   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Kanbara K, Abe T, Fukunaga M, Yunoki N
BioPsychoSocial medicine   11 31   2017   [Refereed]
BioPsychoSocial Medicine      Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Ishihara T, Kanbara K, Fukunaga M
Indian journal of palliative care   22(1) 80-84   Jan 2016   [Refereed]
Yamamoto Kazumi, Kanbara Kenji, Kiba Tadashi, Ito Yasushi, Fukunaga Mikihiko, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   56(12) 1197-1203   2016
<p>Mindfulness meditation has been integrated into self-care class for patients with psychosomatic disease. The class was intended to enable them to proactively provide self-care on physical and psychological health through enhancing their awarene...
Kanbara K, Fukunaga M
BioPsychoSocial medicine   10 16   2016   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Kanbara K, Sakuma H, Matsumori R, Fukunaga M
BioPsychoSocial medicine   10(1) 27   2016   [Refereed]
Kiba T, Kanbara K, Ban I, Kato F, Kawashima S, Saka Y, Yamamoto K, Nishiyama J, Mizuno Y, Abe T, Fukunaga M
Applied psychophysiology and biofeedback   40(4) 339-347   Dec 2015   [Refereed]
Hasuo H, Kanbara K, Mizuno Y, Nishiyama J, Fukunaga M, Yunoki N
BioPsychoSocial medicine   9 21   2015   [Refereed]
Hasuo Hideaki, Kanbara Kenji, Abe Tetsuya, Saigusa Mika, Ishihara Tatsuhiko, Fukunaga Mikihiko, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   52(2) 134-140   Feb 2012
It is not rare that the families of the patients whose cognitive functions are deteriorated feel helpless, specially concerning their relationships. We often see the circumstances where the family members are quite close to the patient and holding...
Yamamoto K, Kanbara K, Mutsuura H, Ban I, Mizuno Y, Abe T, Yoshino M, Tajika A, Nakai Y, Fukunaga M
BioPsychoSocial medicine   4(Nov) 20   Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Mutsuura H, Kanbara K, Fukunaga M, Yamamoto K, Ban I, Kitamura K, Nakai Y
Applied psychophysiology and biofeedback   34 291-298   Dec 2009   [Refereed]
[Pathology of functional somatic syndrome].
Kanbara K, Fukunaga M
Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine   67 1669-1675   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
[Treatment of functional somatic syndrome with abdominal pain].
Abe T, Kanbara K, Mizuno Y, Fukunaga M
Nihon rinsho. Japanese journal of clinical medicine   67 1773-1777   Sep 2009   [Refereed]
Mutsuura H, Fukunaga M, Kanbara K, Yagyu T, Yamamoto K, Kitamura K, Ban I, Nakai Y
BioPsychoSocial medicine   3 2   Jan 2009   [Refereed]
KANBARA Kenji, BAN Ikumi, FUKUNAGA Mikihiko, NAKAI Yoshihide
Japanese journal of biofeedback research   35(1) 19-25   Apr 2008
Patients with psychosomatic disorder or functional somatic disorder display difficulties in identifying emotional or bodily feelings. We have conducted psychophysiological stress profiling (PSP) in those patients and healthy controls, and investig...
Kanbara K, Fukunaga M, Mutsuura H, Takeuchi H, Kitamura K, Nakai Y
Psychosomatic medicine   69 158-165   Feb 2007   [Refereed]
Mitani Y, Fukunaga M, Kanbara K, Takebayashi N, Ishino S, Nakai Y
Applied psychophysiology and biofeedback   31 217-225   Sep 2006   [Refereed]
Mitani Yuko, Kanbara Kenji, Fukunaga Mikihiko, Ishino Shinichiro, Takebayashi Naoki, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   45(10) 793-799   Oct 2005
Various methods of body-to-mind approaches, including biofeedback (BF), have been applied in psychosomatic medicine. We had been practicing BF at the BF section of our department, where we tried to focus on an awareness of bodily feelings, cogniti...
Kanbara Kenji, Mitani Yuko, Fukunaga Mikihiko, Ishino Shinichiro, Takebayashi Naoki, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   45(9) 685-695   Sep 2005
Background : Psychophysiological Stress Response (PSR) or Psychophysiological Stress Profile (PSP) is a method for assessment of autonomic response or muscle tension at the stress task, which is clinically used for biofeedback. Psychophysiological...
Kanbara K, Mitani Y, Fukunaga M, Ishino S, Takebayashi N, Nakai Y
Applied psychophysiology and biofeedback   29 255-268   Dec 2004   [Refereed]

Misc

 
KANBARA Kenji
Japanese Journal of Biofeedback Research   44(1) 47-49   2017
Ito Yasushi, Yamamoto Kazumi, Kanbara Kenji
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   57(11) 1133-1142   2017
<p>Background : The usefulness of MBSR has been demonstrated in healthy subjects and patients with various disorders. The feasibility and effects of the mindfulness meditation training used in MBSR were assessed in an eight week program in ...
Kiba Tadashi, Kanbara Kenji, Yamamoto Kazumi, Ban Ikumi, Oka Yuko, Kato Fumie, Fukunaga Mikihiko
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   53(7) 670-681   Jul 2013
Objectives: The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between pre-stress salivary α-amylase levels and psychological characteristics of patients with functional somatic syndrome (FSS). Method: Pre-arithmetic test stress levels in 27 pa...
Hasuo Hideaki, Kanbara Kenji, Mizuno Yasuyuki, Fukunaga Mikihiko, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   55(5) 417-423   2015
Background : We experience many cases complaining of chronic dizziness in our Department of Psychosomatic Medicine. In many of them, we find a physical disorder like secondary hypertonic contraction of neck muscles. However many cases tend to suff...
KANBARA Kenji
Japanese Journal of Biofeedback Research   42(1) 19-26   2015
Effects of biofeedback from an aspect of psychosomatic medicine are not only psychosomatic regulations but also the emotional and/or somatic awareness. The awareness arises in the process of conscious regulatory process by biofeedback. Both subcon...
Fukudo Shin
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   52(12) 1092-1096   Dec 2012
KANBARA Kenji
Japanese Journal of Biofeedback Research   42(1) 71-76   2015
KANBARA Kenji
Japanese journal of biofeedback research   39(2) 90-96   Oct 2012
神原 憲治
綜合臨床   59(11) 2206-2210   Nov 2010
神原 憲治, 福永 幹彦
Japanese journal of clinical medicine   67(9) 1669-1675   Sep 2009
HASUO Hideaki, KANBARA Kenji, YAMASHITA Naohito, HONDA Keisuke, KUSUNOKI Hiroaki, FUKUNAGA Mikihiko, NAKAI Yoshihide
Japanese journal of biofeedback research   36(1) 63-68   Apr 2009
The case is a woman in one's thirties. The chief complaint is headache. The migraine without aura (non-responder to triptan, with allodynia) after a traffic injury was centers of the sickness. At first, awareness and the expression of feelings are...
Japanese journal of clinical medicine   67(9) 1773-1777   Sep 2009
Mitani Yuko, kanbara Kenji, Fukunaga Mikihiko, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   46(11) 949-957   Nov 2006
Kanbara Kenji, Fukunaga Mikihiko, Mutsuura Hiromi, Mitani Yuko, Takeuchi Hiroharu, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine   46(9) 809-817   Sep 2006
While a wide range of investigations including mind-body interaction have been expected, researches in the area of psychosomatic medicine are behind because of it's own difficulties. For instance, the following difficulties exist: patients with ps...
Takebayashi Naoki, Kanbara Kenji, Mitani Yuko, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese journal of biofeedback research   32(0) 27-32   Apr 2006
Clinical application of biofeedback can be attained within the framework based on biopsychosocial model. Basic research of biofeedback has been studied in the controlled conditions. These studies are conducted by the scientific method based on bio...
TOKORO Akihiro, OZASA Yumiko, KANBARA Kenji, NISHIDA Shinji, SHINOMIYA Toshiaki, FUKUNAGA Mikihiko, NAKAI Yoshihide
日本心療内科学会誌   7(4) 273-277   Nov 2003
Takebayashi Naoki, Kamihara Kenji, Nakai Yoshihide
Japanese journal of biofeedback research   28(0) 39-46   Sep 2002
NISHIDA Shinji, TOKORO Akihiro, SEKIHARA Hitomi, NISHIYAMA Junji, KAMBARA Kenji, SHIMOKOUJIN Takeshi, NAKAI Yoshihide
日本心療内科学会誌   5(4) 213-217   Nov 2001

Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2010 - 2012    Investigator(s): Kenji KANBARA
Several clustering patterns of physiological stress responses were found in patients with functional somatic syndromes (FSSs). Dissociations between physiological state and corresponding subjective feeling on stress load, mood deviations such as a...