Russia: mental health abroad

Information for British nationals with mental health issues in Russia, including how the British embassy can help.



Includes information on:

  • how to get medical help
  • renewing prescriptions
  • compulsory hospitalisation

See also foreign travel advice for people with mental health needs and mental health and travelling abroad.

Published 16 September 2019
Last updated 22 November 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated links to local clinics and reviewed guidance.

  2. Updated 26 March 2021

  3. First published.