Farit Sufiyanovich Safuanov

Head of the Department of Clinical and Forensic Psychology of the Faculty of Legal Psychology, Head of the Psychology Laboratory of the V.P. Serbsky National Medical Research Center for Psychiatry and Narcology of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation

Member of the Federal Educational and Methodological Association (FUMO) in the system of higher education for enlarged groups of specialties and areas of training (37.00.00 Psychological sciences).

Member of the Dissertation Council at the Faculty of Psychology of Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov, Interuniversity Dissertation Council at the Moscow State Pedagogical University and the Academy of Management of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Academic Council of the National Medical Research Center for Psychiatry and Narcology. V.P. Serbsky, the Academic Council of the Russian Federal Center for Forensic Science under the Ministry of Justice of Russia, the Problem Councils on Medical Psychology and Forensic Psychiatry NMITs PN named after. V.P. Serbian.

Member of the Central Attestation Commissions under the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Justice of Russia.

Participated in the preparation of GOST “Forensic psychological examination”, as well as a number of legal documents of the Ministry of Health of Russia, the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia, the Russian Society of Psychiatrists, the Russian Psychological Society.

Academic degree: Doctor of Psychology (2001, specialty 19.00.04 Medical Psychology, dissertation on the topic “Comprehensive forensic psychological and psychiatric examination of those accused of criminally aggressive actions (psychological aspect)” was carried out at the State Scientific Center for Social and Forensic Psychiatry named after V.V. P. Serbsky and defended in 2001)

academic title: professor (2005)

level of education: higher education, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov (1981)

name of the direction of training and (or) specialty: Psychology

qualification: Psychologist, teacher of psychology

information on advanced training and (or) professional retraining:

  • Advanced training under the program “Modern Master’s Programs of the International Level” (2008, MHSES)
  • Advanced training under the program “Anti-Corruption in the Higher Education System” (2019, ANNIO “MIIGU named after P.A. Stolypin”)
  • Advanced training under the program “Medical and Forensic Psychology” (2020, Federal State Budgetary Institution “NMITs PN named after V.P. Serbsky” of the Ministry of Health of Russia)
  • Retraining under the program of the specialty “Clinical Psychology” (2010, MGMSU)

total work experience: 40 years

professional experience: 40 years

awards, prizes, titles: badge of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia “For Merit” (2004), Certificate of Honor of the Ministry of Health and Social Development (2008), Honorary Professor of the Moscow State Psychological and Pedagogical University (2017), “Excellent worker in healthcare” (2021).

scientific interests:

  • Legal psychology;
  • Clinical psychology;
  • Psychology of aggression;
  • Expertology

participation in the editorial boards of scientific journals:

Deputy Chairman of the Editorial Board of the journal “Psychology and Law”

Member of the editorial board of journals:

  • “Psychological research”,
  • “Legal Psychology”,
  • “Clinical and Special Psychology”,
  • “Medical Psychology in Russia”
  • Bulletin of Moscow State University. Episode 14
  • Applied psychology and pedagogy

taught disciplines:

  1. Forensic psychological examination
  2. Actual problems of the theory and practice of modern psychology
  3. Methodological seminar
  4. FVE program “Participation of a psychologist in the process of preliminary investigation and legal proceedings” (72 hours)

He made more than 65 reports at international and all-Russian conferences.

main publications: more than 400 publications, among which:

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information about publishing activity 


SPIN RSCI: 430750

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E-mail: safuanovf@rambler.ru