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Asians On Film Festival – Winter Quarter 2015 Winners!

We are so proud to announce that our very own Akiko Shima has won the Best Supporting Actress category in the Asians on Film Festival… 360 altre parole

Social Withdrawal and Psychiatry: A Comprehensive Review of Hikikomori

Retrait social et psychiatrie : une revue de la littérature sur le hikikomori (résumé en français disponible en ligne)

Article in Press available online (in English) 32 altre parole


"420," Drug Testing, and Creating a Dropout Culture

Ever call a drug testing center? I have, just to check on my pee sample. I sat there for a long time on hold, just to find out they can’t really tell me anything about it except that they had received it and it was being tested. 562 altre parole


Hikikomori, or “Social Withdraw”, is a state in where people decide to isolate themselves for long periods of time in their own room or home. People with this disorder feel that they have to isolate themselves, because they have been bullied, have lost their jobs, the person they loved, or simply because they are afraid to talk to people. 108 altre parole


How Did I Not Know ????

Its crazy , this has been happening and I never even knew it .

And what is this crazy , elusive thing you ask…….

The Japanese Hikikomori Phenomenon.. 447 altre parole

American Hikikomori is going to New York!!

Hi everyone,

If you are in Ithaca, NY on Wednesday, April 22nd stop by Ithaca College for the Ithaca Pan Asian Film Festival and check out… 101 altre parole