Archives for September 2017

Ely Pelta, “Sugar Daddy” Miami Psychiatrist, history of sexual misconduct

Miami Herald Doctor’s license suspended after he texted female patient ‘You need a sugar daddy’ By Daniel Chang September 29, 2017 The text messages from the psychiatrist to his new patient began with offers to help her find another job, after she had come to him for help with work-related anxiety and depression. The patient […]

Stanley Giudici

Times Herald-Record State revokes Town of Wallkill psychiatrist’s license Sep 27 at 12:15 AM Dr. Stanley Giudici, whose Integrated Precision Medicine office was in the medical building at 75 Crystal Run Road, had his medical license revoked by the New York Board for Professional Medical Conduct. By Daniel Axelrod Times Herald-Record Posted Sep 28, 2017 […]

USATODAY.COM: 21st CENTURY MENTAL ASYLUMS

USAtoday.com By Colin Taufer, Special for the Sun September 8, 2017 The three largest mental institutions in America are the Los Angeles County Jail, Rikers Island Correctional Institution in New York City and Cook County Jail in Chicago — the latter being the largest in the United States. This fact may come as a surprise […]

NY Psych Clifford Jacobson

Democrat and Chronicle Often-disciplined Brighton psychiatrist pleads guilty to drug charge By Patti Singer September 19, 2017 A psychiatrist who practiced in Brighton and had been ordered to surrender his medical license in March faces five years in prison and a $250,000 fine for illegally distributing a controlled substance. Dr. Clifford Jacobson, 67, pleaded guilty […]

Oleg Druz, Ukraine military psychiatrist, suspended, unsatisfactory performance of official duties

The Newspapers Source: MKRU Military psychiatrist of Ukraine has been suspended because of the statement about the danger of 93% of participants ATO September 9, 2017 The Minister of defence of Ukraine dismissed the head of the clinic of psychiatry National military medical clinical center “Main military clinical hospital” Oleg Druz, who has previously stated […]

Omesh Chandra Kashyap, 85-year-old Psychiatrist, Wanted in Canada

news18.com SC Stays Extradition of 85-year-old Psychiatrist Wanted in Canada By Utkarsh Anand September 21, 2017 SC Stays Extradition of 85-year-old Psychiatrist Wanted in Canada File photo of the Supreme Court of India. New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the extradition of an 85-year-old Indian-origin man, who has been charged in four cases of […]

Ian De Saxe, Sydney Psychiatrist – guilty of misconduct in relation to three patients

Daily Mail Sydney psychiatrist suspended over telling an accused paedophile having sex with an underage boy ‘wasn’t that bad’ and that he was ‘willing to lie for him’ after asking him for oral sex By Australian Associated Press September 12, 2017 A Sydney psychiatrist has been suspended for misconduct including telling an alleged child sex […]

Calif. Psych Leon Fajerman Faces New Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

NBC7South Bay Doctor Leon Fajerman Faces New Allegations of Sexual Misconduct In new documents from the state medical board a female patient alleges Dr. Leon Fajerman traded pain meds for sex By Paul Krueger September 19, 2017 A psychiatrist with offices in El Cajon and Chula Vista is accused of sexually assaulting a third former […]

CALIFORNIA CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST SHOCK TREATMENT MACHINE MAKERS

PSYCHSEARCH.NET CALIFORNIA CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST SHOCK TREATMENT MACHINE MAKERS By Ken Kramer September 18, 2017 A Thousand Oaks, California, law firm, DK Law Group LLP, has just filed a class action lawsuit against shock treatment machine makers, MECTA Corporation and Somatics, LLC. The suit was filed last week in federal court on behalf […]

Aussie Psych Aaron Voon Sentenced for filming little boys in public toilets

ABC Online Child psychiatrist Aaron Voon gets suspended sentence for filming boys in public toilets By Emily Piesse September 8, 2017 A West Australian child psychiatrist who made indecent recordings of children in Perth and overseas has received a suspended jail term of 18 months. Aaron Voon, 42, was arrested in Perth last year, after […]

Georgia Psych Narendra Nagareddy Accused of More Murder and Sex Charges

ajc.com More murders and new sex charges added in case against Clayton County psychiatrist Carrie Teegardin September 6, 2017 Dr. Narendra Nagareddy, the Clayton County psychiatrist already facing murder charges in his patients’ overdose deaths, was in court Wednesday to face a new indictment. Nagareddy is now being accused of killing six patients who died […]

South Bay Psychiatrist Leon Fajerman now accused of Sexual Misconduct by 2nd Female patient

nbcsandiego.com Second Female Patient Alleges Sexual Misconduct by South Bay Psychiatrist Two former patients now claim Dr. Leon Fajerman assaulted them. By Paul Krueger September 1, 2017 Another former patient now claims a South Bay doctor forcibly kissed, groped and assaulted her in his South Bay offices. The Medical Board of California suspended Dr. Leon […]

Pasadena Psychiatrist Dirk de Brito convicted of assault

Pasadena Star News Pasadena psychiatrist convicted of assault, making criminal threats faces next challenges By Stephanie K. Baer September 2, 2017 A Pasadena psychiatrist recently convicted of assault and making criminal threats against his children’s nanny and a former employee said he has continued seeing patients at his practice. Dirk de Brito, 54, of La […]

Select Quotes on the Incarceration of the Mentally Ill

Select Quotes to PsychSearch from Law Enforcement and Mental Health Advocates about the incarceration of the mentally ill: “Jailers and prison guards are not social workers, nurses, or doctors. People with a mental illness get no treatment for their condition while in jail or prison. They are medicated (sedated) with the cheapest drug available to […]

21st Century Mental Asylums

PsychSearch Mental Asylums of the 21st Century: Prisons and Jails By Colin Taufer September 2017 The three largest mental institutions in America are the Los Angeles County Jail, Rikers Island Correctional Institution in New York City and Cook County Jail in Chicago, the latter being the largest in the United States. This fact may come […]