Ukraine’s First Lady, Olena Zelenska, wrote – referring to the data of the Ministry of Health – that due to the ongoing war, at least 60 percent of Ukrainian citizens need psychological help. The war forced 44 percent of Ukrainians to separate from their families.
The first lady of Ukraine posted an entry in the Telegram communicator, in which she enumerated “some data on the effects of Russian aggression”. “40 thousand cases where the citizens Ukraine they were killed or wounded. 3 million people are in the occupied areas, more than 8 million have become internally displaced persons. 6 million Ukrainians had to go abroad. 44 percent of our citizens have separated from their families. 50 percent of Ukrainians consider their psychological state very tense, “she wrote.
She added that “these are all clear recommendations about the need for psychological help”. According to estimates by the Ministry of Health, provided by Zelenska, such assistance is needed by at least 60 percent of citizens Ukraine.
“Psychologists say that war, even after it ends in our victory, will affect the psyche for at least the next seven to ten years. A great success that we should strive for will be to shorten this time or to alleviate the consequences. of our citizens who have experienced so much, “emphasized the First Lady.
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