TELL Disaster Relief - Activities, Information & Resources

2011.03.11

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After the devastating events of March 11, TELL worked tirelessly to provide counseling, support, information and resources to people in need in an effort to meet the dramatic increase in mental health needs in Japan.

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To download a summary of the work TELL did in providing Psychosocial and Mental Health Support After the Earthquake, click here.

TELL Collaborates with NGOs

Working with International Medical Corp., TELL provided state-of-the-art Psychological First Aid (PFA) training to many NGOs and support organizations working with affected people.

For more information about PFA training in English, click here.
For more information about PFA training in Japanese, click here.
Click here to download a PFA Training Information Sheet.

Much of this work was made possible thanks to financial support from the following agencies.

   

NPOs and NGOs that participated in PFA training with TELL:
Association for Aid and Relief, Japan (AAR JAPAN)

The Ishinomaki Disaster Recovery Assistance Council Inc.

Japan Association of Mental Health Services (NPO JAM)

Japan Emergency NGO (JEN)

Japan Primary Care Association Disaster Relief Project (PCAT)

Recovery for Japan

Roots Project

Services for the Health in Asian & African Regions (SHARE)

NPOs and NGOs that collaborated with TELL in Disaster Relief Projects:

The Great East Japan Earthquake Psychological Support Center

Japan NGO Center for International Cooperation (JANIC)

Japan Platform

Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology

Peace Boat Emergency Relief Operation

Providing Emotional Support During a Disaster


TELL Resources


TELL serves the international community and is made up of an international community speaking many languages. To help people cope and understand what to expect after a disaster we translated resources into 17 languages.

English
Japanese
Azerbaijani
Chinese (Simplified)
Chinese (Traditional)
Dutch
French
Italian
Portugese
Russian
Serbian
Spanish
Swedish
Tagalog
Turkish
Urdu
Uzbek

How PARENTS can help their children cope after a disaster (TELL)
English
Japanese
Arabic
Chinese
Dutch
French
German
Korean
Russian
Serbian
Spanish
Swedish
Tagalog
Turkish
Urdu
Uzbek

How TEACHERS can help their students cope after a disaster (TELL)
English
Japanese
Arabic
Chinese
Dutch
French
Korean
Russian
Serbian
Swedish
Tagalog
Turkish
Urdu
Uzbek

Other Resources

The National Center for PTSD
The National Child Traumatic Stress Network
SAMHSA Disaster Technical Assistance Center (DTAC)
Downloadable Relaxation Audio Exercises

Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters
English
Spanish

Other Languages

Le soutien psychologique : écouter et orienter vers une solution
Conseils pour les victimes de traumatismes et leurs proches

Psychological First Aid in Chinese 心理急救 救操作手冊  
TFT Trauma Relief in Chinese 中国视频

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