"Reduce the underlying risk factors"

〔Efforts in Hyogo〕

Hyogo is systematically developing social infrastructures to be resistant for various natural disasters and implementing to build disaster-resilient, safe and secure society.


Development of mental health care system for disaster victims

Hyogo installed school counsellors and teachers in charge of mental care at schools to provide mental health care support for children.[2005 to 2010]

Hyogo also established "Hyogo Institute for Traumatic Stress" as an organization specializing in mental health care.[2004 started and still continues]

Hyogo Institute for Traumatic Stress
Hyogo Institute for Traumatic Stress