Dr. Elena Shlyanina

Dr. Elena Shlyanina - clinical psychologist of the highest category, received special education in the sphere of psychology and also specialization in health psychology in the Institute of
psychiatry and psychology named after Bekhterev (St. Petersburg) and the Donetsk Medical Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education. She is certified as a telephone consultant in "Telephone counseling in stressful situations" (Odessa). She worked in the laboratory of psychiatry in Zaporizhzhya regional drug addiction treatment clinic from 1990 to 2006. Since 2008, Dr. Shlyanina has been working as a psychologist in the Dr. Vasylenko Medical Center. She is a master of group and individual counseling for alcohol and drug addiction. She says: "Much attention is paid to work with parents and other co-dependent people. I understand addiction as a systemic structural disease."