Archives for May 2009

St. Elizabeth’s Hospital psychiatrist John Lind was at center of deadly love triangle

New York Daily News BY Mara Bovsun SPECIAL TO THE NEWS If anyone should have known better, it was Dr. John Lind. As a forensic psychiatrist at St. Elizabeth\’s Hospital, a governmental asylum in Washington, D.C., Lind had probed the minds of the criminally insane for more than three decades. He had seen first-hand what […]

Trial for San Mateo County psychiatrist accused of molestation begins Monday

San Mateo County Times By Elizabeth Pfeffer After two years of events worthy of a prime time legal drama, embattled child psychiatrist Dr. William Ayres will finally stand trial Monday. He is accused of molesting seven of his young male patients. Ayres, 77, was a prominent member of the San Mateo medical community and served […]

Psych Win Yu struck off for having sex with patient

South China Morning Post Doctor struck off for having sex with patient By: Joyce Man The Medical Council handed down its harshest punishment ever by striking a doctor off the medical register indefinitely for having sex with and living with a psychiatric patient for nine years. The council said the reason for the severity of […]