Denisse Moreno M.A.| Clinical Psychologist at Tokyo Mental Health
Denisse Moreno is a Mexican Clinical Psychologist working in Tokyo, Japan.After graduating with honours in psychology from the Coahuila Autonomous University, Mexico, in 2013, and received her psychology license from the Mexican Secretary of Education. Denisse worked as a psychologist and school counselor in Saltillo, Coahuila, focusing mainly on children and their parents. In 2015, she won a scholarship from the Japanese government (MEXT) to continue her studies in Japan, entering Tokyo Metropolitan University graduate school in spring 2016. She successfully completed her Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology in 2018.
Denisse specialises in individual and group therapy for children, teenagers and adults dealing with social anxiety, depression, trauma, adaptation struggles and developmental disorders.
She received training and is experienced in cognitive-behavioral therapy, psychoanalysis, integrative psychotherapy, family therapy, brief therapy, play therapy, sand-tray therapy and psychological testing, including the Wechsler Intelligence Scales, Raven’s Progressive Matrices and Rorschach. Denisse has conducted research related to culture shock and acculturation. Her thesis focused on the adaptation of foreigners to Japanese culture. She is currently collaborating on an international research project that aims to improve outcomes for mood and anxiety disorders.
This year, Denisse is working towards the Japanese JSCCP clinical psychology qualification.
She provides psychological therapies and psychological testing in English, Spanish, and Japanese.
Denisse offers the following psychological assessment and treatment services
- Psychological testing
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
- Therapy for children
- Counseling for culture shock and adaptation
- Family therapy
- Sand-tray therapy
- Relationship/couples counseling
- Online counseling