Archives for May 2017

Psychiatrist Marek Walczyk of Chicago Fined $100,000 – Immigration Fraud

LAW360 Doc Giving Citizenship Test Waiver Gets Probation, $100K Fine By Jessica Corso May 22, 2017 A Chicago psychiatrist was sentenced to three years probation and a $100,000 fine Monday by a judge who questioned why it took the federal government so long to indict him for trying to procure a U.S. citizenship test waiver […]

Joel Glass, South Jersey Psychiatrist, license suspended over prescriptions

Philly.com S. Jersey psychiatrist’s license suspended over opioid prescriptions By Julie Shaw May 24, 2017 A South Jersey psychiatrist’s medical license has been temporarily suspended after authorities accused him of prescribing painkillers to two patients without first checking their prescription histories as required by state law, authorities announced Wednesday. Joel B. Glass, 74, who had […]

Piet Casier, Danish Psychiatrist, expelled in the Faroe Islands

Hat tip to Ulrik Pedersen for providing this translation: fagbladet3f.dk SCANDAL-PSYCHIATRIST EXPELLED IN THE FAROE ISLANDS Psychiatric Centre at the national hospital in Torshavn, last year fired and expelled the now convicted psychiatrist Piet Casier. As chief doctor Tormóður Stórá became aware of a number of articles in the trade union 3F journal, Piet Casier […]

Riaz Mazcuri, Psychiatrist, Licensed in Florida & Texas – Convicted in $158 Million Fraud

23 years ago Mazcuri was on the Florida Attorney General’s radar. The AG received complaints about an Orlando psychiatric hospital, University Behavioral Center where Mazcuri was the psychiatrist. Former patients said they were led to believe they had signed up for a free trip to a health spa! And then held against their will! Now, […]

Theodore Jasper, NJ Psychiatrist – “World’s Sexiest Psychiatrist” – License Revoked

South Passaic Daily Voice Clifton’s ‘World’s Sexiest Psychiatrist’ Loses License For Sex With Patient By Jerry DeMarco CLIFTON, N.J. — A Clifton psychiatrist who had sex with a patient in his office and at her home — for which she gave him gifts that included a “World’s Sexiest Psychiatrist” pin — had his license revoked […]

“MODERN” PSYCHOSURGERY

PsychSearch.net “MODERN” PSYCHOSURGERY By Colin Taufer August 2016 In 1949, Antonio Egas Moniz won the Nobel Prize for physiology and medicine. His award-winning contribution to mankind? “His discovery of the therapeutic value of leucotomy in certain psychoses. A leucotomy is more commonly known as a lobotomy, the neurosurgical procedure consisting of cutting or scraping away […]

CONSUMER PROTECTION?

PsychSearch.net CONSUMER PROTECTION? By Colin Taufer March 2017 Recently, it was reported by the Consumer Product Safety Commission that someone suffered a knee injury after sitting on a brand of bench that collapsed. Six others reported this same bench collapsing but reported no injuries. Consequently, the CPSC told all consumers to stop using these particular […]

Psychiatry and Accountability

PsychSearch.net Psychiatry and Accountability By Colin Taufer January 2017 “Your son needs medication to control his impulsive behavior in my classroom.” These words, or some variation of them, are the ones that begin millions of our nation’s children down a destructive path filled with unfortunate consequences. One such effect, usually lost sight of, is the […]

Obsessive Prescribing Disorder

Obsessive Prescribing Disorder

Psycho-Psychs

Recently, several Psychs publicly attempted to label President Trump with a “mental disorder” despite the fact they’ve never met him, which is against their own ethics rules. The American Psychiatric Association’s “Principles of Medical Ethics” says: “On occasion psychiatrists are asked for an opinion about an individual who is in the light of public attention […]

HEIDI ASHIH – Mass. Psychiatrist, Suspended Indefinitely – resigned after an investigation into allegations that a patient was living in her home

Excerpts below. Full public record COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Middlesex, SS. Board of Registration in Medicine Adjudicatory Case No. 2016-011 In the Matter of HEIDI W. ASHIH, M.D. FINAL DECISION AND ORDER Excerpts: Through her admission that she committed non-sexual boundary violations with a patient, the Respondent engaged in conduct that places into question her competence […]

Psychiatry is Dying in Stewiacke Nova Scotia by Doc Shillington

Psychiatry is Dying in Stewiacke Nova Scotia Words & Music by Ian “Doc” Shillington N.D. PO Box 88, Datil, NM 87821 EMail: DocShillington@GilaNet.com Copyright © 1971, 2017 by Ian Shillington. All Rights Reserved. Verse #1: Psychiatry is Dying, in Stewiacke Nova Scotia. Psychiatry is Dying, in Stewiacke Nova Scotia. Haaaa, Haha, ha Haaaaaaaaa, In Stewiacke […]

Billy Lockhart, San Fran Psychiatrist, arrested for possession of mega amounts of child porn

San Francisco Chronicle UCSF psychiatrist, 2nd man face charges of having child porn By Evan Sernoffsky May 11, 2017 A 36-year-old UCSF psychiatrist and his boyfriend were arrested and charged with possession of hundreds of images and videos of child pornography, officials said Thursday. Billy Lockhart, a resident at UCSF’s Department of Psychology and graduate […]

Margaret Knowle, Wisconsin Psychiatrist, Sentenced to Prison, supplied herself with drugs by writing prescriptions in other doctor’s names

Stevens Point Journal Former Stevens Point psychiatrist sent to prison Kevin Murphy May 9, 2017 MADISON – A former central Wisconsin psychiatrist who supplied herself with amphetamines by writing prescriptions in other doctors’ names was sentenced Tuesday in federal court to 16 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release. Margaret “Meg” Knowles, […]

Arvid Linde, Aussie Psychiatrist, Surrenders License after Sex with Patient

Medical Board of Australia Former medical practitioner disqualified from applying for registration after sexual relationship with patient 02 May 2017 A former medical practitioner has been reprimanded and disqualified from applying for registration after admitting to a sexual relationship with a patient. In July 2016, the Medical Board of Australia (the Board) referred Dr Arvid […]