Our community in Japan is currently going though a period of great difficulty and uncertainty. IMHPJ has created a list of resources that aim to provide some information and advice. If you need to talk with someone about a particular issue, please search our membership list and make contact at
International Mental Health Professionals Japan
http://www.imhpj.org/


Other resources

Tokyo English Life Line

Google person finder:
http://japan.person-finder.appspot.com/?lang=en

Earthquake and Tsunami Google site:
http://www.google.com/crisisresponse/japanquake2011.html

National AJET Earthquake/Tsunami Update Information:
http://ajet.net/

Japanese Red Cross:
http://www.jrc.or.jp/english/index.html

American Red Cross:
http://www.redcross.org/

Psychological First Aid: talking with children.
http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/assets/0/78/1067/4357/4389/9f9cb2c0-b983-42bb-8b99-aba3b8ad74e9.pdf

Relevant Disaster Vocabulary:
http://www.japannewbie.com/2011/03/13/japanese-news-earthquake-vocabulary/

Japanfs Blood Donation Procedures (English translation -found this on the General PA Forum):
http://www.mutantfrog.com/2011/03/13/who-can-and-can-not-donate-blood-in-japan/