Yoshiko Ugawa, Japan

Program Consultant, Japan NPO Center, Japan


A staff member of the Japan NPO Center, Yoshiko Ugawa started as a Give2Asia field advisor in early 2014. She previously worked as an art therapist in New York, working with patients with mental health issues. Prior to this, Yoshiko worked as an illustrator and textile designer, for clients such as Sony Magazine, H.I.S. Co. Ltd., and Adidas Japan KK.

Yoshiko holds an MPS in art therapy from School of Visual Arts, New York. She is a US Board Certificated Art Therapist.