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The problem of tolerance to persons with mental disorders in the modern Russian megapolis 1015
Borodina L.G., PhD in Medicine, psychiatrist , the State scientific center of mental health children and adolescents of the Department of health of Moscow, associate Professor in the Department of clinical and forensic psychology faculty legal psychology of the Moscow city psychological-pedagogical University, Moscow, Russia, email@example.com
Fisunova A.S., Graduate student, Moscow State University of Psychology & Education, Moscow, Russia, firstname.lastname@example.org
The problem of tolerance to persons with mental disorders is actual and practically meaningful both for the state and society. 97 Moscow citizens aged 21 to 55 were interviewed in order to study the attitude of the society to people with mental disorders. The research data are presented. Survey results reflect the general tendencies towards the formation of a tolerant attitude towards persons with mental pathology.
Keywords: society, tolerance, mental disorders, Psychiatric stigmatization, self stigmatization