Perth Child Psychiatrist guilty of filming boys at urinals

PerthNow Perth child psychiatrist Aaron Voon admits to child pornography charges December 1, 2016 A PERTH child psychiatrist arrested in Canada in May accused of filming a boy in a public toilet has pleaded guilty to a string of child pornography charges. Dr Aaron Szen Yang Voon, 41, pleaded guilty in Perth Magistrates Court to […]

Psychiatrist Ljudmil Kljusev Convicted – sold prescription drugs to those who did not medically require them

New Haven Register Milford psychiatrist pleads guilty to federal narcotics charges By Anna Bisaro, New Haven Register November 30, 2016 HARTFORD – A Milford-based psychiatrist was convicted Wednesday through a plea agreement in federal court of selling prescription drugs to those who did not medically require them. In a hearing before U.S. District Judge Alvin […]

Delia Podea, Romanian Psychiatrist, detained for 24 hours for bribery, forgery, and abuse of office

Romania-Insider.com New scandal in the Romanian health sector: Psychiatrists accused of using patients as guinea pigs By Irina Popescu June 1, 2016 The Romanian authorities discover new problems in the local health sector each day. After the huge scandal around the diluted disinfectants used din hospitals for years and the case in which 77 oncologists […]

Avi Mitra, Connecticut Psychiatrist – restricted by Department of Public Health to protect the public

Connecticut med board revokes 1 doctor’s license; declines to lift order on Hamden psychiatrist By Kate Farrish, Conn. Health I-Team Writer November 16, 2016 Excerpt… The board also refused to lift state orders that Dr. Avijit Mitra, a Hamden psychiatrist, be barred from prescribing controlled substances for himself and his wife and that he be […]

Ohio Psychiatrist Sandra Vonderembse Gets the Slammer for Tax Evasion – falsely claimed to have no taxable income despite earning more than $240,000 each year

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Northern District of Ohio FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, November 21, 2016 Psychiatrist sentenced to 18 months in prison for tax evasion A psychiatrist from Oregon, Ohio, was sentenced to serve 18 months in prison for tax evasion, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Caroline D. Ciraolo, head of the […]

Austin Psychiatrist Charles Fischer gets 40 years for sexual assault of a child

KXAN Ex-child psychiatrist gets 40 years for sexual assault of a child By Brittany Glas November 17, 2016 AUSTIN (KXAN) — Dr. Charles Fischer was found guilty on multiple charges of sexual assault of a child, Wednesday afternoon. Thursday, he was sentenced to 40 years in prison. Fischer, 64, was also found guilty of indecency […]

University of Toronto has established an antipsychiatry scholarship

NOW Bonnie Burstow launches the world’s first antipsychiatry scholarship at OISE “I’m hoping this scholarship will spur alternative ways of arranging society so that we aren’t inventing diseases or brain-damaging people, and there is a greater acceptance of difference,” says Burstow. By Kevin Ritchie November 16, 2016 Education students who believe psychiatric drugs and treatments […]

Duttala Obul Reddy, Illinois Psychiatrist, agreed to pay $908,000 to settle fraud charges

State Journal Register Springfield psychiatrist agrees to pay $908,000 to settle federal civil complaint November 8, 2016 By Dean Olsen A Springfield psychiatrist whose medical license was taken away by the state for ethical violations has agreed to pay the federal government $908,000 to settle allegations that he falsely billed Medicare and Medicaid. Duttala Obul […]

Austin Child Psychiatrist Charles Fischer faces two separate criminal sex cases this week

Austin American Statesman Abuse trial of state psychiatrist Dr. Charles Fischer draws to a close By Ryan Autullo  November 13, 2016 Dr. Charles Fischer’s sexual abuse trial is coming to an end after three full weeks of evidence about the child psychiatrist. Both sides will give closing arguments on Monday or Tuesday, recapping testimony […]

Aaron Szen Voon, Australian Child Psychiatrist, Pleads Guilty – police found 409 photos of boys urinating in public washrooms on a computer seized from Voon

Global News Child psychiatrist Aaron Voon to face Edmonton porn charges in Australian court By Slav Kornik November 9, 2016 A child psychiatrist accused of making child pornography at West Edmonton Mall has agreed to plead guilty in Australia, where he faces similar charges. “The accused will face both the charges stemming from Alberta and […]

Thomas Newmark, Cherry Hill psychiatrist, Investigated for Prescribing Dangerous Drugs – Surrenders License

Courier Post South Jersey doc gives up license amid drug probe By Kim Mulford November 7, 2016 NEWARK – The New Jersey State Board of Medical Examiners has filed disciplinary actions against a South Jersey doctor for allegedly prescribing highly addictive narcotics to patients without a legitimate medical purpose, Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino and […]

Women, Beware of Psychiatrists!

By Colin Taufer November 1, 2016 Over the last many months I have written a number of columns for PsychSearch. I’ve covered a variety of topics from brain damaging electroshock “therapy” to the horrifying reality of one million American children under the age of 5 on psychiatric drugs. After every article I receive emails from […]

Robert Hugh Gerner, California psychiatrist, Accused of Sex with Patient, Surrenders License

Daily Mail JANICE DICKINSON’s FIANCÉ ACCUSED OF SEX WITH PATIENT … Loses Medical License By Rebecca Davison October 4, 2016 Janice Dickinson’s psychiatrist fiancé Robert Hugh Gerner has reportedly surrendered his doctor’s licence after ‘engaging in a sexual relationship with a patient.’ According to TMZ, the mental health expert, 68, allegedly engaged in a sexual […]

Japan revokes licenses of 89 psychiatrists on suspicion they fraudulently acquired their credentials

Japan Times Health ministry revokes licenses of 89 psychiatrists OCT 26, 2016 The health ministry on Wednesday revoked licenses for 89 mental health doctors on suspicion that they fraudulently acquired their credentials. Such a large number of mental health practitioners being subjected to scrutiny at one time is unprecedented. Health minister Yasuhisa Shiozaki took the […]

Charles Fischer, Austin Psychiatrist, faces up to 11 accusers in child sex abuse trial

Austin American-Statesman Ex-state psychiatrist faces up to 11 accusers in child sex abuse trial By Ryan Autullo October 23, 2016 Prosecutors could call as many as 11 witnesses who say they were sexually abused by former state psychiatrist Dr. Charles Fischer in a long-awaited trial that is expected to start with opening statements Tuesday. Travis […]