Family impact on disease development.

Prof. Goncharov V.E., Prof. Kozidubova V.M., Prof. Doluda S.M., PhD. Barycheva E.N., PhD. Gurnickiy A.V.

Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education.

Mechanisms of influence of family on creation of preconditions of mental disturbances are considered. Signs of impairment of mental state requiring the response of others are given. The model of support from the family doctor is suggested by the mental patient.

Key Words: psychiatry, psychology, family.