Takashi studies stimulus-driven and goal-directed limitations of auditory and visual attention. He also studies and practices phenomenological psychology/psychotherapy. Takashi received B.A. and M.A. in Psychology from Sophia University (Tokyo). He also received M.A. in Existential-Phenomenological Humanistic Psychotherapy from Seattle University (WA, USA). He is a licensed clinical psychologist in Japan. Currently, Takashi is a Research Associate at SINAPSE.