Yoshiko Lily Ishioka

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Yoshiko Lily Ishioka

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Project Assistant Professor, Program for Leading Graduate School "Science for Development of Super Mature Society", Graduate School of Science and Technology at Keio University
Apr 2015
Mar 2017
Project Research Associate, Program for Leading Graduate School "Science for Development of Super Mature Society", Graduate School of Science and Technology at Keio University
Apr 2013
Mar 2016
Adjunct Researcher, Human Care Research Team, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
Apr 2010
Mar 2013
Research Fellowship (DC1), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)


Apr 2008
Mar 2013
Clinical Thanatology and Geriatric Behavioral Science, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University
Apr 2004
Mar 2008
Humanities and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Education, Kagawa University

Published Papers

Development of a leisure activity scale for contemporary older adults: Examination of its association with cognitive function
Iwasa H, Yoshida Y, Ishioka Y, & Suzukamo Y
Japanese Society of Public Health   66(10) 617-628   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Longitudinal effect of gerotranscendence on the mental health of community-dwelling older adults:focusing buffering effect of gerotranscendence for the negative effect of disease and bereavement events
Masui Y, Gondo Y, Nakagawa T, Ogawa M, Ishioka Y, Inagaki H, Tsai Y, Yasumoto S, Kurinobu T, Onoguchi W, Takayama M, Arai Y, Ikebe K, Kamide K, & Ishizaki T
Japan Socio-Gerontological Society   41(3) 247-258   Oct 2019   [Refereed]
Martin P, Gondo Y, Arai Y, Ishioka Y, Johnson MA, Miller LS, Woodard JL, Poon LW, Hirose N
International Psychogeriatrics   1-11   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
ABSTRACTObjectives:Centenarians have survived into very late life, but whether they reach very old age in good health remains unclear. The purpose of this study was to compare the cardiovascular health status and cognitive functioning of centenari...
Martin P, Gondo Y, Arai Y, Ishioka Y, Woodard JL, Poon LW, Hirose N
Quality of Life Research      Jul 2018   [Refereed]
PurposeThe purpose of this study was to compare centenarians in the United States and Japan on sensory, cognitive, and physical functioning and to evaluate a model that tests the interrelationship between physical function, cognition, and sensory ...
Takeshi Nakagawa,Yasuyuki Gondo, Yukie Masui,& Yoshiko Ishioka
The Japanese Journal of Personality      Nov 2017   [Refereed]
Takeshi Nakagawa,Yasuyuki Gondo,Yoshiko Ishioka, & Yukie Masui
Japanese Psychological Research   59(4) 301-308   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
Ishioka YL, Gondo Y, Fuku N, Inagaki H, Masui Y, Takayama M, Abe Y, Arai Y, Hirose N
Journal of the American Aging Association   38(5-6) 495-503   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
Apolipoprotein E (APOE) ε4 allele and education have been reported to affect the cognitive function in young-old adults. However, the effects and interactions of the ε4 allele and education on cognitive function in very old age, particularly in ce...
Kozono M, Gondo Y, Ogawa M, Ishioka Y, Masui Y, Nakagawa T, Tabuchi M, Ikebe K, Kamide K, Arai Y, Ishizaki T, Takahashi R
Ronen Shakai-kagaku   38(1) 32-44   Apr 2016   [Refereed]
Effects of the Joint Meeting for Eradication of Specialized Fraud and the Workshop for Older Adult Crime Prevention Program : For Development of Crime Prevention Community Design
1(146) 1-8   2016
Tadashi Okada, Kazunori Ikebe, Ryosuke Kagawa, Chisato Inomata, Hajime Takeshita, Yasuyuki Gondo, Yoshiko Ishioka, Hitomi Okubo, Kei Kamide, Yukie Masui, Ryutaro Takahashi, Yasumichi Arai, William Murray Thomson, Yoshinobu Maeda
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society   63(11) 2382-2387   Nov 2015   [Refereed]
, Yasuyuki Gondo, Yukie Masui, Takeshi Nakagawa, Megumi Tabuchi, Madoka Ogawa, Kei Kamide, Kazunori Ikebe, Yasumichi Arai, Tatsuro Ishizaki, Ryutaro Takahashi
The Japanese journal of psychology   86(3) 219-229   Aug 2015   [Refereed]
This study examined the associations between the complexity of an individual’s primary lifetime occupation and his or her late-life memory and reasoning performance, using data from 824 community-dwelling participants aged 69–72 years. The complex...
Takeshita H, Ikebe K, Kagawa R, Okada T, Gondo Y, Nakagawa T, Ishioka Y, Inomata C, Tada S, Matsuda K, Kurushima Y, Enoki K, Kamide K, Masui Y, Takahashi R, Arai Y, Maeda Y
JOURNAL OF DENTISTRY   43(3) 342-349   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) is being increasingly used in epidemiologic studies of dentistry. However, patient-reported OHRQoL does not always coincide with clinical measures. Previous studies have shown a rel...
Rosa G, Martin P, Gondo Y, Hirose N, Ishioka Y, & Poon L
Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology   29(2) 109-130   Jun 2014   [Refereed]
Recent findings in the psychology of aging: a review of cognitive aging studies
Yasuyuki Gondo, Yoshiko Ishioka
Japanese Journal of Geriatrics   51(3) 195-202   May 2014   [Invited]
Takeshi Nakagawa, Yasuyuki Gondo, Yoshiko Ishioka, Megumi Tabuchi, Yukie Masui, Yoichi Kureta, Midori Takayama, Kimiko Tomizawa, Ryutaro Takahashi
THE JAPANESE JOURNAL OF PERSONALITY   22(1) 13-22   Jul 2013   [Refereed]
Older adults inevitably experience physical decline while generally maintaining psychological well-being. One possible explanation for this seemingly paradoxical situation is increasing motivation and competence to regulate emotional states. The p...
Validity and reliability of Japanese Gerotranscendence Scale Revised (JGS-R)
Japanese Journal of Gerontology   35(1) 45-59   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
The Japanese Journal of Psychology   84(1) 37-46   2013   [Refereed]
This study developed a Japanese version of the Valuation of Life (VOL) scale, to measure psychological well-being among older adults. In Analysis 1, we conducted a factor analysis of 13 items, and identified two factors: positive VOL and spiritual...
A review and perspectives on mental health and cognitive function across older couples
Yoshiko Ishioka
16 47-54   2012
Gondo Y, Renge N, Ishioka Y , KurokawaI, Ueno D, Rendell P.
Japanese Psychological Research   52(3) 175-185   2010   [Refereed]
A review and future prospects of impacts of vision and hearing impairments in the elderly
Yoshiko Ishioka
15 21-30   2010
A review of "valuation of life": A concept and a scale
14 43-53
Effects of renovating living rooms with thermal insulation and floor heating system installation on the health of the elderly
Shigeki Nomoto, Madoka Ogawa, Yoshiko Ishioka, Kazuyo Tsuzuki, Yuzo Sakamoto, Ryutaro Takahashi
Japanese Journal of Biometeorology   55(4) 135-154   Apr 2019   [Refereed]

Books etc

Psychology World Vol. 82 Ageing
Jul 2018   
Encyclopedia of Geropsychology
Ishioka YL, Gondo Y. (Part:Contributor, Cognition)
Springer, Singapore   Jan 2017   
This entry reviews the literature on the prevalence of dementia among centenarians, the cognitive function in centenarians without dementia, as well as risks and protective factors of cognitive function in very late life. Dementia prevalence among...
Theories and applications of cognitive psychology: Vol. 7. Individual differences in cognition
Yasuyuki Gonfo & Yoshiko Ishioka (Part:Contributor, Life environment, lifestyle, and cognition in late life)
Kitaooji Shobo, Kyoto, Japan   Mar 2011   ISBN:4762827371

Conference Activities & Talks

Mid-life Occupational and Household Work Complexity, and Late-life Cognitive Function in Japanese Women
1. Ishioka Y, Gondo Y, Masui Y, Nakagawa T, Ogawa M, Inagaki H, Tabuchi M, Kozono M, Yasumoto S, Kurinobu T, Takayama M, Katagiri K, Arai Y, Kamide K, Ikebe K, Ishizaki T, & Takahashi R
31st International Congress of Psychology   27 Jul 2016   
Complexity of Work and Household in Middle Age and Cognitive Function in Old Age [Invited]
Yoshiko Lily Ishioka
yishiokaGerontology Conference 2016: Aging in Asia   11 Jan 2016   Seoul National University
Association between Work Experience and Cognitive Function in Advanced Age
Ishioka Y, Gondo Y, Kozono M, & Nakagawa T
International Centenarian Consortium meeting   19 Jun 2015   International Centenarian Consortium
Relationship between Work Experience at Midlife and Cognitive Function in Late Life
Ishioka,Y., Gondo, Y., Masui, Y., Inagaki, H., Ikebe, K., Kamide, K., Arai, Y., Takahashi, R
The Gerontological Society of America's 66th Annual Scientific Meeting   7 Nov 2014