Do not avoid psychiatrists. Psychiatric records were cancelled in 90’s.
Consultations and addressing to psychiatrist is part of medical secret and one may not be limited in rights in connection of that. Russian legislation act “Regarding psychiatric aid…” (1993) gives you protection.
Society relation to the mentally ill people is the face of it, and everyone of us.
Ill people were like created to teach us to be kind and patient, they give us a chance to breakthrough life templates.
Moral and culture were created by mentally ill.
Mental illness is not suffer for patient and for closed persons, but it is unique experience.
Who we are
«Independent Psychiatric Association of Russia» - non-governmental professional organization of human rights, were started at March of 1989. In October 1989 it has joined the “International Psychiatric Organization”. From the year 2012 – member of European Association of Psychiatrists. From 2011 – member of National Medical Chamber, from 1998 - represented in Expert council by Commissioner for Human Rights of Russian Federation.
For now IPA has about 500 members in 46 regions of Russia from Kaliningrad to Vladivostok and from Arkhangelsk to Rostov on Don.
Our main difference from another organization Russian Psychiatrists Society is... read more >>>