Regarding "Hikikomori" (Social Withdrawal Syndrome)


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"Hikikomori" (Social Withdrawal Syndrome)

We provide consulation on issues related to social withdrawal syndrome.

We welcome consultation requests from both you and your family members.

What is "Hikikomori"? (Social Withdrawal Syndrome)

Due to a number of factors, affected individuals avoid social interaction such as attending school or working. Generally speaking, societal withdrawal syndrome may be defined as a state of not leaving the house for six months or longer.


Social Withdrawal Consultation Team
(Gifu City Hall, 10F / Tel. 058-214-3703)