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 […]

SHOCK TREATMENT MACHINE MAKERS SUED

PSYCHSEARCH.NET CALIFORNIA CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST ECT 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 of every […]

Ian De Saxe

AJP.COM.AU PSYCH SUSPENDED FOR S8, S4D OVERPRESCRIBING By Sheshtyn Paola September 15, 2017 A Sydney psychiatrist has been suspended by AHPRA after a tribunal found him guilty of inappropriately prescribing drugs of addiction. In addition to professional misconduct related to his prescribing practices, the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal also found Dr Ian De Saxe […]

Aussie Psych Aaron Voon

ABC Online Child psychiatrist Aaron Voon gets suspended sentence for filming boys in public toilets By Emily Piesse Posted about 7 hours ago Media player: “Space” to play, “M” to mute, “left” and “right” to seek. VIDEO: (Warning: Strong language) Mobile video shows men confronting Aaron Voon outside a movie theatre in Edmonton (ABC News) […]

Georgia Psychiatrist Narendra Nagareddy

ajc.com More murders and new sex charges added in case against Clayton County psychiatrist Carrie Teegardin September 6, 2017 crime and public safety, Crime news, crimes and court, doctors, Drugs, Healthcare, Uncategorized. Facebook Twitter Share 6 Dr. Narendra Nagareddy was arrested in 2016. Dr. Narendra Nagareddy, the Clayton County psychiatrist already facing murder charges in […]

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 […]

Abraham Nicolaas van der Walt

Southland Times Bankrupt Invercargill psychiatrist says $4200 a fortnight not enough for balanced and normal lifestyle Last updated 19:07, August 29 2017 A bankrupt psychiatrist couldn’t convince the courts his repayments should be reduced so he had more money for weekly … STUFF A bankrupt psychiatrist couldn’t convince the courts his repayments should be reduced […]

Calif. Psychiatrist Leon Fajerman “sexual predator”

nbcsandiego.com Patient: Doctor Placed Appointment Card on My Breasts, Fondled and Groped Me Judge rules patient’s complaints are believable and won’t reinstate doctor’s medical license By Paul Krueger August 28, 2017 A local psychiatrist allegedly placed a female patient’s appointment card on her breast, then kissed and fondled her, despite the woman’s efforts to stop […]

Karl McIntosh, Delaware psychiatrist, indicted for fraud and identity theft

The News Journal Wilmington doctor indicted on insurance fraud and identity theft charges By Esteban Parra July 27, 2017 A Wilmington psychiatrist – a former Delaware Medical Board officer – has been indicted on charges he submitted more than $100,000 in insurance claims over a two-year period for visits that did not occur. To facilitate […]

Stephen Greer, Oklahoma VA Hospital Psychiatrist, Faces 20 years in Prison – Sex with Patient, Witness Tampering

Tulsa World VA psychiatrist who had sex with veteran faces 20 years for witness tampering, U.S. attorney says By Curtis Killman August 23, 2017 A staff psychiatrist at the Veterans Administration hospital in Muskogee pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court to witness tampering involving a patient with whom he had a sexual relationship, prosecutors said. […]

Toronto Psychiatrist Nagi Ghabbour License Revoked – Ontario starting to get tougher on Psychs who have sex with patients

Toronto Star Toronto psychiatrist stripped of licence for romantic relationship with patient By JACQUES GALLANT August 22, 2017 In a display of its tougher stance on misconduct involving patient-doctor relationships, the discipline committee of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario has revoked the licence of a psychiatrist who entered into a romantic relationship […]

Conn. Psychiatrist Anton Fry Reprimanded – knowingly billed Medicare for “telephone counseling”

Hartford Courant State Medical Board Fines, Disciplines Doctors KATE FARRISH Conn. Health I-Team Writer The state Medical Examining Board disciplined four doctors on Tuesday, including reprimanding and fining a prominent Norwalk plastic surgeon $2,500 for failing to keep adequate medical records. Begin Excerpt The board also reprimanded a Danbury psychiatrist in connection with false Medicare […]