Ukraine refugees in UK face waits of up to two years for war trauma therapy

Services across country are patchy with some areas ‘treatment deserts’ when it comes to trauma, say experts

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Traumatised Ukrainian refugees who have sought sanctuary in the UK may have to wait two years before they can get specialised therapy to help them heal from the horrors of war, according to experts.

Therapists who specialise in treating war trauma say they have seen NHS waiting lists of two years before refugees can access the specialist treatment they need.

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