Notification of renewal of certified NPO

In March 2020, the renewal of a certified NPO was approved for the non-profit organization, Kokoro-Bashi, and the second term as a certified NPO was started.

We would like to express our sincere thanks to individuals and organizations, local residents and members of the community who support us through donations.

The intention is to continue to work as a multidisciplinary team of disaster mental health professionals while adapting to the changing needs of local mental health.
Thank you for your continued support.

Chairman Mitsuru Suzuki

Notice of publication in Iwate Daily (March 2020, 3)

Interview with Iwate Nippo "9 Years of Earthquake Disaster" Special Feature "Activities to Support the Heart and the Mind in the Prefectural Area (Lower)" "Continuing Support for Disaster Victims, Fostering Knowledge Transfer Leaders", a story about the activities of the heart by Iwate, President Suzuki, and Director, Yamanaka, was published. Please take a look.

* All articles are from Iwate Nippo March 2020, 3
* This article has been reprinted with the permission of Iwate Nippo.

Congratulations on receiving the award at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival "The Wind Call"

The heart guard has been very helpful since the beginning of the activity, Belguardia Whale Mountain (http://bell-gardia.jp/guide/kaze-no-denwa/The film “Kaze no Telephone” with the theme of “Kaze no Telephone” was awarded the Special Jury Prize at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival. Congratulations.

▼ "Atsuhiko Suwa" Kaze no Telephone "won the Berlin Film Festival Generation category" (Yahoo! Japan News 2/29 (Sat) 16:34 distribution)
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20200229-00000051-nataliee-movi

Last November, a talk live was held to commemorate the publication of “Kaze no Telephone and Grief Care (*)” in a project entitled “The 11th Year's Forum: The Path of Disaster Mental Health Support”. Please see here about the situation at this time.
http://kokorogake.org/1581/

(*) "The Phone of the Wind" and Grief Care: About Care to Squeeze Your Mind
https://www.amazon.co.jp/dp/4759922393?_encoding=UTF8&isInIframe=0&n=465392&ref_=dp_proddesc_0&s=books&showDetailProductDesc=1#product-description_feature_div

Yahoo! JAPAN Earthquake Disaster Support Special Feature "3.11 Planning What I Can Do Now"

Our organization is featured in the Yahoo! JAPAN Earthquake Disaster Support Special Feature “3.11 Planning What I Can Do Now”.
Please support us with donations and shares.

▼ "Yahoo! Net Fundraising" page
https://donation.yahoo.co.jp/detail/5105001

* You can donate from 1 point at T point and 100 yen by credit card.
* A lottery-based fund-raising campaign is held to win “Hotel Sunroute Ichinoseki pair accommodation voucher (with lunch at Hiraizumi Uni rice station)”.
Please apply by all means.

▼ “3.11 Planning What I Can Do Now”
https://fukko.yahoo.co.jp/

# 311 What I can do now

Notice of salon and heartfelt cafe in Otsuchi-cho in March and cancellation of "here, from, nagomi" in Fukushima

The following salons and heartfelt cafes scheduled to be held in Otsuchi-cho on March (Sunday, March 3 and Saturday, March 3), and on Sunday, March 8 In addition, we decided to cancel "here, kara, nagomi" from the viewpoint of prevention of spread of new coronavirus infection.
I am very sorry, but I will inform you again when the salon cafe is reopened.
Thank you for your continued support.

▼ Events canceled
■ 3 / 8 (day)
Monozukuri salon "cut wood de woodworking-Ⅴ" @ Seaside Town Mast XNUMXF Mast Hall
Morning (10: 00-12: 00)
Afternoon (13: 00-15: 00)

■ 3 / 14 (Sat)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00)
"Fumanet" @ Kirikiri Public Hall
"Kokogake Cafe" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic
Afternoon (13: 30-15: 00)
"Dyeing salon" @Sannoido Municipal Housing Association
"Kokogake Cafe" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic

■ 3/15 (Sun) 13: 30-16: 30
“Here, from, Nagomi” @ Fukushima City Central Learning Center

2/29 (Sat) salon, contact of the cancellation of the heart cafe

The following salons and café cafés scheduled to be held in Otsuchi-cho on 2/29 (Sat.) will be canceled from the perspective of preventing the spread of the new coronavirus.
We are very sorry for all those who have planned to participate, and we are very sorry for all the members, but once the infection has calmed down, we will resume again, so please do not hesitate to join us in that case. .

▼ Events canceled
■ 2 / 29 (Sat)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00) "Dyeing Salon" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic
Afternoon (13: 00-15: 00) "Sumi-ga Salon" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic

3 month salon schedule

Here is the schedule of activities in February.
Please join us.

■ 3 / 14 (Sat)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00)
"Fumanet" @ Kirikiri Public Hall (entrance fee: free)
“Kokogake Cafe” @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic (Participation Fee: Free)

Afternoon (13: 30-15: 00) *
"Dyeing Salon" @ Sanmai-do Housing House (Material cost: 300 yen)
“Kokogake Cafe” @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic (Participation Fee: Free)
* Kokogake Cafe is open from 13:00.

Members: Eriko Tanabe, Yuko Murakami clinical psychologist, Mie Akasaki Career Counselor, Masaki Kawabori Career Consultant

Here, from, Nagomi 2020

An exchange meeting held by three organizations that support disaster-stricken areas in the three prefectures held every year,Here, Kara Nagomi ”will be held on the following schedule and place this year.
This year, we plan to experience and learn about the activities of each group. GinsengIf you wish to add, please print the PDF file and apply by faxI hope.

The date and time: Sunday, March 2020, 3 from 15:13 to 30:16 (opening13:00)
Location: Fukushima City Central Learning Center
URL: http://www.city.fukushima.fukushima.jp/g-chuou/shisetsu/gakushucenter / 002.html
Admission: Free
PDF:PDF files

[Contents that can be experienced at this workshop]

  • Iwate the Bridge of the Heart (Future)
  • Earthquake Mind Care Network Miyagi: K-CARP
  • Association to create a new psychiatric medical health and welfare system for Soso (Nagomi): Woodworking activities

This workshop was held under the “Takeda Life and Life Regeneration Program” andIt will be implemented through the "Japan Agency for Coordinating Support for Victims".

Also, subsidized the "Takeda Life and Life Regeneration Program""The 2th Multicultural Psychiatry Association"
"Symposium D Loss and Rehabilitation of the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster Community"MBS (daily broadcast) "Video"20 (https://www.mbs.jp/eizou/)It is scheduled to be broadcast at 2:2 to 1:20 midnight on Sunday, February 2.

It is said that it will be televised under the theme of "Vague loss". Kansai areaPlease check it out.

2 month salon schedule

Here is the schedule of activities in February.
Participation such as chatting a little is also welcome. Please feel free to join us.

■ 2 / 9 (day)
Manufacturing salon "Material de woodworking-Ⅳ" @ Seaside Town Mast XNUMXF Mast Hall (entry fee: free)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00)
Afternoon (13: 00-15: 00)
Lecturer: Yoshihiro Iwaizumi

■ 2 / 8 (Sat)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00) "Sumi-ga Salon" @ Kamimachi Apartment Meeting House (prefecture: ¥ 200) Lecturer: Emi Ichinoseki
In the afternoon (13: 00-15: 00) "Fumanet" @ Kirikiri Public Hall (entrance fee: free)
Members: Eriko Tanabe Nurse, Mie Akasaki Career Counselor

■ 2 / 15 (Sat)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00) "Music Salon" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic (Participation Fee: Free) Lecturer: Kaoru Fujimura
Afternoon (13: 00-15: 00) "Sumi-ga Salon" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic (Material cost: 200 yen) Lecturer: Emi Ichinoseki
Members: Miki Aoyagi, Nurse Shinko Yonezawa, Masaki Kawabori Career Consultant

■ 2 / 29 (Sat)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00) "Dyeing Salon" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic (Material cost: 300 yen)
Afternoon (13: 00-15: 00) "Sumi-ga Salon" @ Former Ueda Clinic Temporary Clinic (Material cost: 200 yen) Lecturer: Emi Ichinoseki
Members: Dr. Hiroshi Yamanaka, Yuko Murakami clinical psychologist, Akiko Ito mental health worker, Mie Akasaki Career Counselor

Manufacturing Salon 2020 Remnants de woodworking-Early spring ver.

The manufacturing salon, which has been very popular every time, will be held in February and March as follows.
Please join us after your invitation.

■ 2 / 9 (day)
Manufacturing salon "Material de woodworking-Ⅳ" @ Seaside Town Mast XNUMXF Mast Hall (entry fee: free)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00)
Afternoon (13: 00-15: 00)

■ 3 / 8 (day)
Manufacturing salon "Material de woodworking-Ⅴ" @ Seaside Town Mast XNUMXF Mast Hall (entry fee: free)
Morning (10: 00-12: 00)
Afternoon (13: 00-15: 00)