Sexual Misconduct

“Sexual misconduct is particularly damaging to the reputation of psychiatry because the damages to patients which result are mental and emotional in nature. If psychiatry loses the confidence of society, its ability effectively to pursue its mission will be damaged.”
– American Psychiatric Association, March 1993

Ontario Psychiatrist, Michael Porter, Stripped of License – Sexual Abuse of Patient

St. Catharines Standard Psychiatrist reprimanded, stripped of licence By Grant LaFleche, The Standard January 31, 2017 A former St. Catharines psychiatrist has been stripped of his medical licence by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario for what the college deemed was “sexual abuse” of a patient. On Jan. 16, the college revoked Dr. […]

Psychiatrist Aaron Voon will be sentenced in Australia – (a father caught Voon videotaping his son using a urinal)

Global News Former child psychiatrist Aaron Voon to be sentenced for porn-related charges in Australia By Caley Ramsay January 30, 2017 Aaron Szen Voon, 41, is charged with making and possessing child pornography as well as voyeurism. Aaron Szen Voon, 41, is charged with making and possessing child pornography as well as voyeurism. A former […]

Ontario Psychiatrist Stanley Dobrowolski brought shame to his “profession” – Imprisoned for sex assault on 16 people and voyeurism

THE CANADIAN PRESS Public reprimand for Ontario doctor who ‘brought shame to the profession’ through sexual abuse By Diana Mehta January 23, 2017 TORONTO — Ontario’s medical watchdog has issued a scathing reprimand against a psychiatrist who sexually abused multiple patients over more than a decade, saying the man brought shame to the profession. The […]

Austin Psychiatrist Charles Fischer Imprisoned for 40 years – now sued for $1 Million

KXAN Ex-child psychiatrist in prison for sexual assault sued for $1 million January 24, 2017 AUSTIN (KXAN) – Dr. Charles Fischer was sentenced in November to 40 years in prison after being convicted of multiple charges of sexual assault of a child. Now, one of his victims has filed a lawsuit seeking $1 million in […]

Ottawa Psychiatrist Gerald Powell – Guilty of Misconduct – for the second time in three years

OTTAWA SUN Ottawa psychiatrist guilty of second misconduct suspended, fined By Aedan Helmer January 11, 2017 Ottawa psychiatrist Gerald Powell was found guilty of misconduct for the second time in three years, and on Tuesday was suspended by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario and ordered to pay $25,000 in fines for questionable […]

London (Canada) Psychiatrist Stanley Dobrowolski, Convicted Sex Offender, Now out on the Street

London Free Press Abusive ex-doc gets parole; Stanley Dobrowolski, jailed for 18 voyeurism, assault convictions in 2014, granted release from prison last month January 6, 2017 The sex offending, disgraced former London psychiatrist Stanley Dobrowolski is out of prison and on parole. Parole documents show after serving more than half of his four-year sentence behind […]

Gerald Powell, Ottawa psychiatrist – incompetent per Discipline Committee

Ottawa Sun Ottawa psychiatrist faces new disciplinary hearing in January after prior suspension By Don Butler December 28, 2016 Ottawa psychiatrist Gerald Powell is facing another hearing next month before the discipline committee of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, less than three years after his licence was suspended for nine months for […]

NY Psychiatrist Marshall Hubsher Disguised himself, Snuck into courthouse during his rape trial and tried to influence jurors

New York Post Doctor snuck into court to trick rape-trial jury: DA By Lia Eustachewich December 23, 2016 A perverted ex-shrink from Long Island wore a disguise to sneak into a courthouse and tape up bogus jury instructions in an effort to sway the panel deliberating on his fate at a rape trial, authorities said […]

Josip Pasic, Chicago Psychiatrist – License Suspended – Overprescribed Drugs and Sexually Molested Patients

abc7chicago.com/ REGULATORS: DOCTOR MOLESTED PATIENTS, OVERPRESCRIBED DRUGS December 15, 2016 CHICAGO — Regulators on Wednesday suspended the license of a Chicago psychiatrist accused of overprescribing narcotics and sexually molesting mentally ill patients. Dr. Josip Pasic engaged in sexual conduct with mentally ill patients to whom he also prescribed opioid painkillers and other drugs, according to […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Robert Crozier, Canadian Psychiatrist, loses license two years after he was sentenced for sexually assaulting a patient

Toronto Star Doctor stripped of licence two years after pleading guilty in sex assault By Jacques Gallants October 17, 2016 The case of a psychiatrist in London, Ont., who was stripped of his medical licence on Monday raises the question of why a licence can’t be yanked immediately after a doctor is found guilty in […]