Donald Grant, Aussie Psychiatrist, Under Fire for his book – “sensational rubbish” divulges personal patient info

ABC.net.au Queensland Health refers former psychiatrist to corruption watchdog over book on murderers By Brittney Klein and Lexy Hamilton-Smith Queensland Health has asked the Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC) to consider whether “potential corrupt conduct” was involved in the publication of a new book by former government psychiatrist Donald Grant on 10 murderers he examined. […]

Larissa Panieri-Peter, South Africa Psychiatrist – Judge throws out her report

TimesLive SOUTH AFRICA Rohde trial adjourned as judge throws out psychiatrist’s report By Philani Nombembe June 10, 2018 The Jason Rohde murder trial was abruptly adjourned on Tuesday after his counsel complained it had been “contaminated”. This was after Judge Gayaat Salie-Hlophe dismissed a report by defence witness Dr Larissa Panieri-Peter‚ a specialist forensic psychiatrist. […]

Sona Kakar, India Psychiatrist, suspended for 6 months – patients complain about “no positive result”

Medical Dialogues Improper Counselling: Psychiatrist Suspended for 6 months By TS Medical Council Acting stringently against unethical practices by medical practitioners, the Telangana State Medical Council (TSMC) has suspended 3 medical practitioners sand issued a warning to 2 doctors for improper practice. —Excerpt During a press note released yesterday, Council Chairman Dr E Ravindra Reddy […]

James Watt, NY Psychiatrist – his “gas therapy” killed a patient – pleaded guilty to homicide

Midland Daily News New York Psychiatrist Pleads Guilty April 23, 2002 A psychiatrist whose “gas therapy” killed a patient last year pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide and agreed to stop practicing medicine in a deal that will keep him out prison. James Watt, 73, admitted that he caused the death of Leah Grove, 38, […]

BARTHOLOMEUS LAKEMAN, UK PSYCHIATRIST, SCORED BADLY ON COMPETENCE TESTS, HAS NOW BEEN DENIED LICENSURE

Evening Express Struck-off Aberdeen doctor fails in bid to return to medical profession by Dale Haslam May 8, 2018 A doctor who lost his job working in Aberdeen has failed in an attempt to get back into the profession. Dr Bartholomeus Lakeman was employed by NHS Grampian as a doctor in child and adolescent psychiatry […]

Korean Psych Kim Hyun Chul may be losing his license – diagnosed celeb without meeting face to face

allkpop Psychiatrist who publicly diagnosed Yoo Ah In with hypomania may be losing his license By jennywill March 12, 2018 Psychiatrist Kim Hyun Chul, who previously came under fire for publicly diagnosing actor Yoo Ah In of hypomania based solely on the actor’s SNS activity, will be expelled from the Korean NeuroPsychiatric Association (KNPA). After […]

UK Psych Valerie Murphy suspended – “impaired conduct”

The Guardian Psychiatrist suspended for 12 months after man drowned in epileptic fit By Josh Halliday February 21, 2018 A senior psychiatrist has been suspended for 12 months following the death of a vulnerable teenager who suffered an epileptic fit and drowned in a bath at an NHS care unit. Dr Valerie Murphy was the […]

James Grigson, highly criticized Texas psychiatrist nicknamed “Dr. Death.”

Texas Tribune Texas district attorney who prosecuted Jeff Wood now wants him off death row The prosecutor in the death penalty case of a man who didn’t kill anyone has asked the parole board and Gov. Greg Abbott to change his sentence to life in prison. By Jolie Mccullough December 7, 2017 — Excerpt Six […]