Healing mental scars of Japan survivors

Disaster-relief efforts now include helping survivors to overcome emotional trauma.

    In Japan, the focus of disaster-relief efforts is moving from a rescue operation, to include caring for the millions of earthquake and tsunami survivors.

    Providing food and aid are immediate priorities. But so is finding a way to deal with the emotional and mental trauma suffered by so many.

    Al Jazeera's Steve Chao reports from Otsushi.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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