Archives for September 2013

Psychiatrist Trashes DSM “waste of time and money that could mean misdiagnosis and over-medication for millions”

London Community News Psychiatrist says “buyer beware” of new diagnostic tool By Craig Gilbert September 22, 2013 Buyer, beware. That’s the message one the most vocal critics of the latest edition of the manual used to diagnose mental disorders in North America delivered in London Thursday (Sept. 19). Dr. Allen Frances, who chaired the task […]

Skirt Chaser Psychiatrist Ljudmil Kljusev Reprimanded – Connecticut

Hartford Courant Medical Board Fines Milford Psychiatrist, Suspends Watertown Doctor’s License For 20 Years By KATE FARRISH September 17, 2013 The state Medical Examining Board on Tuesday fined a Milford psychiatrist $15,000 for sending personal texts to a patient and suspended a Watertown doctor’s medical license for 20 years for violating her probation. In addition […]

Stevie Nicks: “I will go to my grave angry at that man” (her former psychiatrist)

Daily Mail ‘I will go to my grave angry at that man’: Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks opens up about the psychiatrist she blames for ruining her chances of having a family By Daily Mail Reporter 17 September 2013 She was as famous for her drugs battle and rock and roll lifestyle as for her distinctive […]

TeenScreen Announcement – Turning Lemons into Lemonade

You are probably educated on TeenScreen, the terminated Columbia University suicide survey program. Unlucky children, flagged by TeenScreen, were referred to psychiatrists. It was just a way to put more people on psychiatric drugs. The goal of TeenScreen was to screen every child in the United States before they graduated high school. Some of you […]

California Psychiatrist Duke Fisher Closes Office Due to an Emergency – Yeah, He was Arrested for Drug Violations

KSBW Monterey doctor arrested in undercover prescription drug sting Dr. Duke Fisher accused of selling prescription drugs for cash Sep 05, 2013 By Brittany Nielson MONTEREY, Calif. — A Central Coast doctor was arrested for allegedly exchanging prescription drugs for cash, authorities said. Dr. Duke Fisher, a psychiatrist, has offices in Monterey and San Jose. […]

“Renowned” Puerto Rico Psychiatrist Alfonso Madrid Arrested – Fraud

San Juan Star Noted Psychiatrist Among Those Held for Workers’ Comp Fraud By MARIA MIRANDA SIERRA September 6, 2013 Renowned psychiatrist Alfonso Madrid was one of the people arrested during a federal raid Thursday morning related to federal program fraud at the U.S. Labor Department, U.S. Attorney for the District of Puerto Rico Rosa Emilia […]

Freedom Magazine – Florida Undercounts Psych Drug Related Deaths

Freedom Magazine While Floridians Die, Psychiatrists Profit by John F. Sugg Volume 19, Issue 1 The bad news: “Legal” drugs are killing more Floridians than street narcotics, according to recent reports by the state’s Medical Examiners Commission. The commission found deaths in Florida related to prescription drugs outnumber deaths from illicit drugs three to one. […]

NY psychiatrist Marvin Korn Arrested – Illegally Selling Prescriptions With No Patient Examinations

Wall Street Journal NY psychiatrist charged with selling prescriptions Associated Press September 6, 2013 WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A suburban New York psychiatrist has been charged with illegally selling prescriptions to medications including the painkiller Oxycontin and the anti-anxiety drug Valium. The Westchester County district attorney’s office says Dr. Marvin L. Korn was arraigned Thursday […]

Cutting Government Dollars to Psychiatrists Top Prescribers Propped Up By Tax Dollars By Ken Kramer September 6, 2013 (Note: “Medicaid” and “Medicare” are both defined at end of this article) In 2010, a Florida whistleblower informed investigators in U.S. Senator Grassley’s office about the massive psych drug prescribing of Fernando Mendez-Villamil. He wrote $43 million worth of prescriptions in […]

Patient stabs psychiatrist 40 times in Italy

New York Daily News Patient stabs psychiatrist 40 times in Italy, killing her: police THE ASSOCIATED PRESS September 4, 2013 ROME — Investigators in Italy say a patient stabbed his psychiatrist some 40 times, killing the woman during their appointment at a public health facility. Police said the attacker, a man in his 40s with […]

Psychiatrist Joel Rice Shoots Seven Cows – Arrested

Union-Bulletin La Grande psychiatrist accused of shooting trespassing cattle The Associated Press September 2, 2013 LA GRANDE — The authorities arrested a La Grande psychiatrist accused of shooting seven cows — six fatally — that were trespassing on his property. #The Observer newspaper reports that 57-year-old Joel Rice was arrested Thursday after an investigation by […]