Russian Ministry of Health Proposes Sexologist Offices in Mental Hospitals to Address Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
On 19 February, the Russian Ministry of Health published a new draft order that proposes amendments to the "Procedure for the provision of medical care in cases of mental and behavioral disorders." Practically, it proposes establishment of offices of sexologists and outlines their activities, equipment, and staff. The changes are presented by the Ministry as aimed at improving health care in the field of sexology.
February 29 / ILGA-Europe