OMORI Mika


Position

Professor

Affiliation

Faculty of Core Research Human Science Division

Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Education Organization, Doctral Program Human Developmental Sciences

Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Education Organization, Master's Program Human Developmental Sciences

Faculty

Psychology

Education Organization (Master's Program)

Psychology

Education Organization (Doctoral Program)

Psychology

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Research Keywords 【 display / non-display

  • health behaviors, body image, eating behaviors, emotional regulation, stress

Research Pursuits 【 display / non-display

  • (1) I've been conducting a research project entitled as "The applicability of expressive writing for reemployment program" on a grant-in-aid from JSPS since 2012.
    (2) In collaboration with my graduate students, I conducted research projects on health risk behaviors of adolescents.

Educational Pursuits 【 display / non-display

  • I taught classes related to clinical psychology and health psychology. Graduate courses that I taught were Health Psychology and Seminar in Health Psychology. Particular emphases were placed on empirical research in these classes. Undergraduate courses involved Current Issues in Clinical Psychology and Research Methods in Clinical Psychology.

    I chaired 4 senior theses & 1 master's thesis, and co-chaired four doctoral theses. I also reviewed 3 master's theses.

    I co-taught a class under the Ochanomizu Summer Program, "Contemporary Perspectives on Social Policy, Education, Family and Development.

Future Research Plans, Research Prospects, and Joint Research Potential 【 display / non-display

  • My primary focus centers around psychosocial factors related to various health-related behaviours. In particular, I've been interested in pathological eating behaviors and body image issues among young women.

    The secondary focus is related to emotional ability. I've just started a collaborative study with educational psychologists to discuss the development of emotional ability among children.

Academic 【 display / non-display

  • University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Department of Clinical Psychology, Graduate School(Master's Course), Other, UNITED STATES

  • University of Tsukuba, Doctoral Program in Psychology, Graduate School(Doctor's Course), Unfinished, JAPAN

  • Indiana University, Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology, Graduate School(Doctor's Course), 2001/08, Completed, UNITED STATES

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • M.A.

  • Ph.D., 2001/08

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Research Organization, the Core Section The Human Sciences Division, Professor

  • Faculty of Core Research Human Science Division, Professor

  • Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Education Organization, Doctral Program Human Developmental Sciences

  • Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Education Organization, Doctral Program Human Developmental Sciences

  • Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences, Education Organization, Master's Program Human Developmental Sciences

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External Career 【 display / non-display

  • Indiana University Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology, Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology, 1997.08 - 1999.06

  • University of Tsukuba Institute of Psychology, Research Associate, 1999.08 - 2001.09

  • Kyoto University of Education Center for Educational Research and Training, Lecturer, 2001.10 - 2004.09

  • Indiana University School of Health & Physical Education and Recreation, Visiting Scholar, 2003.07 - 2003.09

  • Yale University Department of Psychology, Visiting Fellow, 2004.01 - 2005.01

Research Field 【 display / non-display

 

Books 【 display / non-display

  • Encyclopedia of Food Culture in the World

    Psychology of Eating, 2021.01, OMORI Mika, Atsushi Nobayashi, Dictionary, 20-21

  • Jean Kristeller

    Jean Kristeller, The Joy of Half a Cookie: Using Mindfulness to Lose Weight and End the Struggle with Food, Jean Kristeller, TarcherPerigee, 2020.09, 2015, Kristeller, Kristeller, Jean Kristeller, Research Book

  • Pictorial Handbook of Developmental Psychology

    Chapter 4 Are we sad when tears drop? Emotional Development, Fukumura Pulishing Co., 2010.04, OMORI Mika, Kawashima, K., & Watanabe, Y., Textbook, 51-64

  • Dictionary of Cinical Psychology

    Chapter 4 Counseling and Psychotherapy, 2008.09, OMORI Mika, IKEDA Masami, Dictionary, 125-173

  • リスク社会を生き抜くコミュニケーション力

    第9章「ヘルスリスク予防のためのコミュニケーション」, 金子書房, 2007.03, 大森美香, 内田伸子・坂元章, Research Book, 171-187

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Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Later chronotype is associated with unhealthful plant-based diet quality in young Japanese women

    Appetite, vol.166, 105468, 2021.06, Kawasaki, Y., Akamatsu, R., Fujiwara, Y., Omori, M., Sugawara, M., Yamazaki, Y., Matsumoto, S., Iwakabe, S., & Kobayashi, T., Original, Research paper (scientific journal), Coauthor

  • The mediating effect of cognitive appraisal on the relationship between sleep habits and the stress response among Japanese female college students.

    BMC psychology, vol.9(1), 2021.06, Aizawa, N., & Omori, M., Original, Research paper (scientific journal), Coauthor

  • “Waste not and stay at home” Evidence of Decreased Food Waste during the COVID-19 pandemic from the U.S. and Italy

    Appetite, , vol.160(p.105 - 110), 2021.02, Rodgers, R. F., Lombardo, C., Cerolini, S., Franko, D. L., Omori, M., Linardon, J., Guillaume, S., Fischer, L., & Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M. , Original, Research paper (scientific journal), Coauthor

  • Is mindful eating sustainable and healthy? A focus on nutritional intake, food consumption, and plant-based dietary patterns among lean and normal-weight female university students in Japan.

    Eating and weight disorders : EWD, vol.Advance online publication, 2021.02, Kawasaki, Y., Akamatsu, R., Omori, M., Sugawara, M., Yamazaki, Y., Matsumoto, S., Fujiwara, Y., Iwakabe, S., & Kobayashi, T. , Original, Research paper (scientific journal), Coauthor

  • The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Eating Disorder Risk and Symptoms.

    International Journal of Eating Disorders. , vol.53(7)(p.1166 - 1170), 2020.07, Rodgers, R. F., Lombardo, C., Cerolini, S., Franko, D. L., Omori, M., Fuller- Tyszkiewicz, M., Linardon, J., Courtet, P., & Guillaume, S. (2020 jun). , Survey, Research paper (scientific journal), Coauthor

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Published Article 【 display / non-display

  • Women's Health Risks: Part I

    Early Childhood Education, 2006, 大森美香, Other article

  • Women's Health Risks: Part II

    Early Childhood Education, 2006, 大森美香, Other article

  • 学校カウンセリングを考える

    京都教育大学附属心理教育相談室紀要, 2004, 内田利広, 大森美香, 中村道彦, 本間友巳, 松井仁, Coauthor, Introduction and explanation (bulletin of university, research institution)

Review Papers 【 display / non-display

  • A Cross-National Comparison of adolescents' health-endangering behaviors between the United State and Japan.

    2006.03, 大森美香, Public Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research Report

  • 教職研修キーワード生徒指導

    情緒不安定, 教育開発研究所, 1992, 大森美香

Presentations 【 display / non-display

  • Examining Negative Emotions for Bodily Changes associated with Pregnancy in Young Japanese Women

    Yamamiya, Y. & Omori, M., International, 2022.08, 2022 Annual Conference AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND ACADEMY FOR EATING DISORDERS, virtual, AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND ACADEMY FOR EATING DISORDERS, Not Invited, Coauthor

  • The association between orthorexia nervosa and Instagram use among Japanese women.

    Yamazaki, Y. & Omori, M., International, 2020.06, 2020 International Conference on Eating Disorders, virtual, Academy of Eating Disorders, Not Invited, Coauthor

  • Pre-existing Thin-ideal Internalization, Appearance Comparison, Drive for Thinness, and Current Negative Feelings toward Bodily Changes among Pregnant Japanese Women.

    Yamamiya, Y. & Omori, M., International, 2020.06, 2020 International Conference on Eating Disorders, virtual, Academy of Eating Disorders, Not Invited, Coauthor

  • An EMA investigation of relationships among emotion, fat talk, and state body dissatisfaction.

    Omori, M., Takamura, A., Yamazaki, Y., Takahashi, Y., Nakamura, T., Kikuchi, H., Hiraide, M., Yoshiuchi, K., & Yamamoto, Y., International, 2017.09, 2017 EDRS, Leipzig, Eating Disorders Research Society, Not Invited, Main Speaker

  • Impacts of Socio-Economic Status and Self-Esteem on Adolescent Health-Endangering Behavior,

    Aizawa, N., Yamazaki, Y., de Zoysa, P., & Omori, M., International, 2012.05, the 24th Annual Convention of Association for Psychological Science., Chicago, IL, Not Invited, Coauthor

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Prize for Research Activities 【 display / non-display

  • Motoaki Memorial Award

    日本健康心理学会, 大森美香, 論文 Psychosocial Predictors of health-endangering behaviors during the transitions to adulthood, Japanese Health Psychology, 9, 15-31 (2001) に対して, 2002.10, Domestic