Academics

Center for Forensic Mental Health

Center for Forensic Mental Health

Inohana Campus
1-8-1, Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba, 260-8670 Japan 
Tel: +81-43-222-7171 Fax.+81-43-226-2150
http://www.m.chiba-u.ac.jp/class/shakai/en/

The Center for Forensic Mental Health (CFMH) was established in April 2005. One of the aims of CFMH is a dedication to developing educational and training systems of forensic mental health for medical and postgraduate students, psychiatrists, co-medical staffs, lawyers, and others in Japan. Another aim is to develop a research on social systems, diagnosis and treatment methods, and neuroscientific issues of offenders with mental disorders and juvenile delinquency. In Education, the center conducts Social Mental Health, a new program in the Graduate School of Medicine started in 2009.