Ukraine crisis

This page brings you some of the latest perspectives, insights and best practices on the war in Ukraine from around the ECNP community.

Hot Topic Virtual Meetings
ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network6 October 2022 — 'Mental health interventions for displaced communities' with Adam Brown, USA, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network

22 September 2022 — 'Transition back from war' with Carl Castro, USA and Olena Nahorna, Ukraine, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network8 September 2022 — 'Traumatic grief and grieving' with Paul Boelen, The Netherlands, and Halyna Tiutiunnyk, Ukraine by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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Refugees and mental health

Peter Ventevogel26 August 2022Peter Ventevogel is the UNHCR’s Senior Mental Health and Psychosocial Support Officer. UNHCR is working with authorities, UN agencies, displaced community groups and partners to provide desperately needed humanitarian assistance to displaced Ukrainians. Here he talks to ECNP press officer Tom Parkhill.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network25 August 2022 — 'Sexual Violence and Mental Healt' by Iva Bicanic, The Netherlands, and Marta Chumalo, Ukraine, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network21 July 2022 — 'Psychiatric care during ongoing operations' with Rakesh Jetly, Canada, and Orest Suvalo, Ukraine, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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Ukrainian soldiers and civilians suffer from serious war trauma

Iryna Frankova

18 July 2022 — In this video, ECNP Traumatic Stress Network chair Iryna Frankova is interviewed on Deutsche Welle in this special piece on war trauma.

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Chatbot for trauma

Sofiia Lahutina 12 July 2022 — Sofiia Lahutina is a Ukrainian psychiatrist. She has been involved in the development of the ‘Friend’ chatbot, supported by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network. It’s a self-care conversational tool created to improve the mental health of people who have experienced trauma. Here she talks to ECNP press officer Tom Parkhill.

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Hot Topic Virtual Meetings

ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network7 July 2022 — 'Leadership behaviors in war and disasters' with Joshua Morganstein, USA, and Natalia Roman, Ukraine, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network

23 June 2022 — 'Supporting children during war' with Dennis Ougrin, United Kingdom, and Maryna Gumeniuk, Ukraine, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network

9 June 2022 — 'Supporting the occupational health of journalists covering war' with Elana Newman, USA, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network

26 May 2022 — 'Five principles of mass casualty intervention amidst the reality of war's onslaught' with Stevan Hobfoll, USA, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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The war in Ukraine: psychiatry on the frontline

Oleg Chaban2 June 2022 Oleg Chaban, is professor of psychosomatic medicine and psychotherapy at Bogomolets National Medical University in Kyiv, Ukraine. Since the outbreak of hostilities, he has been working with displaced persons and with people directly affected by the war. Here he is interviewed by Iryna Frankova, chair of the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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The war in Ukraine: the experience from Hungary

Judit Balazs16 May 2022 — Judit Balazs is professor of psychology at Eötvös Loránd University in Budapest, and chair of the ECNP Suicide Network. ECNP press officer Tom Parkhill talked with her about her experience assisting Ukrainian refugees in Hungary. 

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Hot Topic Virtual Meetings

ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network12 May 2022 — 'Survivability in Combat Situation' with Erik de Soir, Belgium, and Oleh Hukovskyy, Ukraine, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network28 April 2022 — 'Understanding and working with intrusive memories after trauma' with Emily Holmes, Sweden, and Sofiia Lahutina, Ukraine, by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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Trauma expertise desperately needed

Iryna Frankova

15 April 2022Iryna Frankova is the chair of the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network. A professor of psychology in Kyiv, she is currently in the Netherlands.
ECNP press officer Tom Parkhill talked to her about the situation in Ukraine.

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Hot Topic Virtual Meetings

ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network

14 April 2022 —  'Optimization of survival' with Arieh Shalev, Israel, and 'War related sexual violence' with Lela Tsiskarishvili, Georgia, organised by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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The Ukraine refugee crisis: the view from Poland

Tomasz Gondek

4 April 2022  Tomasz Gondek is ECNP member and works as a psychiatrist in Wrocław, in the south-west of Poland.
In this interview with ECNP Press Officer, Tom Parkhill he tells us about the Ukrainian refugee crisis in his country.

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Putin’s war in Ukraine

Gitte-Knudsen-225 March 2022ECNP President Gitte Moos Knudsen, Denmark, on the war in Ukraine.

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Hot Topic Virtual Meetings

ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network17 March 2022 — 'Psychological first aid to military' with Robert Ursano, USA, David Benedek, USA, and Dmytro Assonov, Ukraine, organised by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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ECNP Traumatic Stress ECNP Network11 March 2022 'Golden hours in practice: lessons from war in Ukraine' with Iryna Frankova, Ukraine, organised by the ECNP Traumatic Stress Network.

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