Under the Auspices of the Family Counseling and Development Foundation, a Workshop Entitled (Awareness Raising and Counseling Sessions and Psychological Treatment for Displaced People)

Rania Al Hammadi / Aden - Yemen


A training workshop was held at the headquarters of the Disabled Center in Al-Mansoura Governorate in Aden on the counseling and psychological treatment of the displaced.

The workshop was carried out by a specialized trainer, Dr. Shafeeq Numan, where the number of participants in the workshop was 37 people. The Qatar Foundation for Orphans and the Deaf and Mute Association participated in the workshop.

Dr. Shefika Noman, who works and provides free psychological counseling and treatment, said she was very happy with the amount of participants attending the workshop. She was addressing the psychological stresses that affected people in war and after war, such as loss of mothers to their children and problems experienced by people during war.

She works for the Family Counseling and Development Foundation, located in Sana'a, offering people free treatments and counseling. Finally, she concluded her workshop by thanking the attendees and the Sanabel magazine who attended and contributed to cover the workshop's activities.

It is worth mentioning that there is a hotline where the calls and messages of people suffering from psychological stress are received by dialing 136 and the problem is presented to the specialized staff. The team and the psychologists respond immediately.