Моя матір психолог. Right too
Actually spelling out є cant be completely wrong can it?
My understanding has been that it isn't wrong, but it's just not common. I wouldn't be surprised if Ukrainian speakers might even be a bit confused if you threw in the є.
Пси-холог....... To a English ears this sounds like, piss-hol-lo. Any help is appreciated as I'm really struggling with this one ☹️