Archives for April 2013

Oregon Psychiatrist Sabotaged Mountain Bike Trails

The Associated Press Former Jackson County psychiatrist accused in bike trail sabotage expected to plead guilty April 30, 2013 MEDFORD — A psychiatrist is expected to plead guilty to charges alleging he tried to hurt mountain bikers by setting booby traps on national forest trails shared by bikers and hikers outside Ashland. The Jackson County […]

Feds Bust Wash DC Psychiatrist – Drug Trafficking

United States Attorney’s Office Western District of Virginia Washington DC Doctor Indicted on Rx Drug Charges Alen Salerian Charged In 36-Count Indictment FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 25, 2013 ABINGDON, VIRGINIA — A Washington D.C.-based doctor has been indicted by a Federal Grand Jury sitting in the United States District Court for the Western District of […]

Psychiatrist John Matt Dorn aka James Hitchcock Ochiltree – Sexual Harassment

Bangor Daily News Investigator says woman’s claims of sexual harassment against former psychiatrist have merit By Abigail Curtis April 27, 2013 BRUNSWICK, Maine — A Bath woman has reasonable grounds to claim that she was subject to a hostile environment in public accommodations when her therapist allegedly subjected her to sexual comments and unwelcome touching, […]

Los Angeles Psychiatrist believes gayness can be cured

News.com.au Family fury: Controversial conference speakers anger gay community By Daniel Piotrowski April 24, 2013 A PSYCHIATRIST who believes she can cure gayness and a politician who believes marriage is now “meaningless” after New Zealand legalised gay marriage are causing a stir before they’ve even landed in Australia. Several controversial personalities will head to Sydney […]

Irish Psychiatrist claims he can convert gay people to heterosexuality

Belfast Telegraph Belfast psychiatrist Miller to face cash dealings probe behind closed doors By Kim Pilling 18 April 2013 Belfast psychiatrist Dr Paul Miller, a former health adviser to ex-Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) MP Iris Robinson, is alleged to have taken, or attempted to have taken, financial advantage of a patient on a number of […]

Ohio Pill Mill Psychiatrist Samuel Nigro faces up to 14 years in prison

fox8.com Doctor Pleads Guilty to Running ‘Pill Mill’ by Jack Shea April 18, 2013 CLEVELAND– A local psychiatrist admitted on Thursday that he used his practice to illegally prescribe powerful drugs for profit. Dr. Samuel Nigro pleaded guilty to charges that include drug trafficking, tampering with drugs and attempting to engage in a pattern of […]

Florida Psychiatrist Ronald Kurlander Fined $30,000.00

PsychSearch.net Video and Summary of Disciplinary Hearing By Joel Voss April 17, 2013 On April 5, 2013 in Deerfield Beach, Florida psychiatrist Ronald Kurlander was disciplined by the Florida Department of Health. He was accused of prescribing drugs to people he had never examined or even met and keeping false records. The father of one […]

Psychiatrist Perez Beauvil – “one of his competency exam scores was zero”

PsychSearch.net Video of Disciplinary Hearing of Florida Psychiatrist Perez Beauvil April 17, 2013 by Joel Voss On April 5, 2013 Florida psychiatrist Perez Beauvil had a hearing before the Florida Board of Medicine. Beauvil’s medical license was suspended in 2011 by the Board of Medicine. The complaint against him stated he prescribed addictive painkillers and […]

Psychiatrist James Yelton-Rossello to accept Chaperone Requirement?

PsychSearch.net Florida Psychiatrist James Yelton-Rossello – Sex with Patients April 16, 2013 By Joel Voss On April 5, 2013 Florida psychiatrist James Yelton-Rosello appeared before the Florida Board of Medicine charged with sexual misconduct with four female jail inmates. He has been prohibited from treating female patients since March 2011. The Board offered him a […]

Twenty Women come forward against Canadian psychiatrist Stanley Dobrowolski

Sun News ON doc faces 40 new charges, including sexual assault, voyeurism and child porn By Jennifer O’Brien April 15th, 2013 LONDON, ON – A psychiatrist faces 40 new charges, including sexual assault, voyeurism and child pornography. Police say twenty women – including a 17-year-old of whom “images were taken without her informed consent” – […]

Judge Suspicious of Psych’s Records

Star Tribune Records infraction was not first for doctor fired from state mental hospital By PAUL MCENROE April 13, 2013 A psychiatrist who was fired this year for failing to properly document patient care at the Minnesota Security Hospital had been forced to resign in 2005 for exactly the same violation — yet was later […]

Florida Psychiatric Patients punched, choked, pinned against walls and injured

Orlando Sentinel Lawsuit against Mount Dora deaf school alleges abuse, neglect By Ludmilla Lelis April 11, 2013 A whistleblowers’ lawsuit filed Thursday and state investigations against the National Deaf Academy in Mount Dora allege that deaf and psychiatric patients at its residential treatment center have suffered serious abuse and neglect and that some incidents haven’t […]

Canadian Psych Gets 5 Years

Sun News Another year before all charges against Dr. Aubrey Levin are resolved By Kevin Martin April 12, 2013 It will be at least another year before all the charges against disgraced former court psychiatrist Dr. Aubrey Levin are resolved. Crown and defence lawyers appeared in Court of Queen’s Bench Friday to set dates for […]

Controversial mental health program set for Page

Lake Powell Chronicle By Lawrence Baker Apr 10th, 2013 The Columbia University TeenScreen suicide and mental health screening, recently approved for use in the middle school by the Page Unified School District governing board, has become the center of controversy after a parent and former board member raised several concerns. The TeenScreen program, backed by […]

Jacksonville’s “Most Bizarre Shrink” is Disciplined

PsychSearch.net Jacksonville’s “Most Bizarre Shrink” is Disciplined April 16, 2013 By Joel Voss On April 5, 2013 Florida psychiatrist Mohamed Saleh appeared before the Florida Board of Medicine accused of having plead guilty in Nevada to conspiracy to commit unlawful dispensing of controlled substances, withholding the conviction from the Board and failing to update his […]