Life Design Counseling provides excellent service in the following areas: Clinical/General Counseling, Couple/Marriage & Family Counseling, Pre-Marital Counseling, Life and Leadership Coaching, International Support and Seminar.  Our clients are appreciative our service because we value and validate the uniqueness of their personhood and circumstances. Our approach is collaborative, sensitive, and practical. Life Design Counseling empowers her clients in meeting their needs and accomplishing their objectives as effectively as possible. 

Life Design Counseling General Counseling

Life Design is committed to provide caring and professional counseling service to serve foreigners (English-speaking) as well as Japanese mainly residing in Kobe and Takasago City's surrounding vicinity (Himeji, Akashi and Osaka) Kansai, Japan. Others who reside beyond these vicinities could also access the service via web service (Skype or FaceTime)

The service encompasses the following areas: Clinical/General Counseling, Couple/Marriage & Family Counseling, Pre-Marital Counseling, and Life and Leadership Coaching.

Life Design utilizes counseling and coaching approaches that are collaborative, strength-based, integrative, and practical. In all of its' endeavor, Life Design Counseling strives to empower the clients to attend to their needs holistically and to accomplish their counseling/coaching objectives as effectively as possible. 

Clinical / General  Counselin

Stress, loneliness, disappointment, mistakes/failure, life's transition, hurt, setback in accomplishing life or career's goals, and grief/loss are often part of life. In counseling, our clients who experience these unpleasant circumstances often present the following symptoms: 


- chronic headache and physical pain

- depressive mood (feelings sadness, helplessness, worthlessness, hopelessness, meaninglessness)

- excessive anxiety, restlessness, sleeplessness and panic/hysteria

- decreased self-esteem or self-confidence

- social avoidance and isolation

- low energy and motivation, decreased concentration and work performance

- obsessive-compulsive traits (perfectionism, thought and behavioral rigidity)

- substance (alcohol, food, drug) abuse and behavioral addiction (gambling, internet, sex, shopping)

- discouragement, anger and resentment


At Life Design Counseling, our clients find a safe and peaceful place where they can be real to themselves. We assist our clients to manage their pain and struggles by helping them discover effective responses, learn empowering life-skills, restore their self-confidence and hope. Our counseling approach consists more than just a caring ears and helpful advice, but also practical empowerment for clients to develop skills, be resourceful, and to grow.                 


General Counseling



(050) 5361.9805  engLish


 (Last Appointment 19:00)

CLOSED:  Sunday Morning

- TAKASAGO Office -

1-17 Kamimachi, Arai-Cho

Takasago-Shi, Hyogo




- KOBE Office -

2-4-4 Nadaminedai,

Nada-ku, Kobe, Hyogo




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(080) 8525.1441 english

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