ABC News Northside Clinic warned about psychiatrist years before indecent assault charges By Sean Rubinsztein-Dunlop and Jeanavive McGregor May 18, 2016 Senior staff at Sydney’s high-profile Northside Clinic were warned about the “inappropriate” and “dangerous” behaviour of its star psychiatrist, Dr Ong Ming Tan, years before he was stood aside for indecently assaulting patients. Tan […]

Leo van Biene, New South Wales Psychiatrist, reprimanded for unsatisfactory professional conduct – failed to maintain proper professional boundaries, cause significant harm to the patient

Mohamed Shakeel Siddiqui, Aussie Psychiatrist? Accused of faking credentials Accused psychiatrist pleads not guilty on fake cv charges Mike Mather November 23 2015 The man accused of faking his qualifications to practice as a psychiatrist for the Waikato District Health Board will not have his case concluded until March next year at the earliest. Mohamed Shakeel Siddiqui was back before the Hamilton District […]

Phillip Bird, Aussie Psychiatrist, prescribed a cocktail of drugs to a driver who crashed his car and killed twin girls and their grandmother prescribed nearly 7000 tablets of “kiddy speed” to another patient

The Courier-Mail Psychiatrist Phillip Bird accused of inappropriately prescribing drugs and conducting ‘human research trials’ By Vanda Carson November 14, 2015 THE psychiatrist who prescribed a cocktail of drugs to a driver who crashed his car and killed twin girls and their grandmother prescribed nearly 7000 tablets of “kiddy speed” to another patient. Maroochydore psychiatrist […]

Alexander Sharah, Aussie Psychiatrist, Suspended Two Years “for encouraging his patients to explore religion to ease their mental health problems”

Sydney Morning Herald Psychiatrist Alex Sharah, who compared lesbians to paedophiles, disqualified By Stephanie Gardiner September 23, 2015 A mother who had a stillborn baby was spoken to about abortion, a Muslim woman was blessed with holy water, an alcoholic was advised to connect with Jesus and a depressed young woman was told to pray. […]

Pralay Mazumdar, Aussie Psychiatrist, Ripped off $44,000 from Victoria, (State in Australia) “may result in the end of his career”

The Age Psychiatrist faces professional ruin for defrauding Victorian WorkCover Authority of $44,000 By Steve Butcher August 28, 2015 A psychiatrist with a 38-year unblemished career faces professional ruin for defrauding the Victorian WorkCover Authority of $44,000 described by a judge as “systematic rorting” for greed. Pralay Mazumdar’s offending included providing false information that caused […]

Ong Ming Tan, Aussie psychiatrist, “highly devious”, jailed for inappropriately touching a group of young patients suffering from serious mental illnesses

Sydney Morning Herald Former patient of psychiatrist Ong Ming Tan tells of ‘betrayal’ By Paul Bibby July 12, 2015 One of seven women suing a North Shore medical clinic after they were indecently assaulted by its psychiatrist has described as “cruel” and “devastating” the facility’s refusal to accept liability for what happened within its walls. […]

Tanveer Ahmed, Aussie Psychiatrist – exposed – fired as newspaper columnist – serial plagiarism

The Guardian Columnist Tanveer Ahmed sacked by the Australian over new plagiarism allegation By Amanda Meade February 16, 2015 Ahmed released over paragraphs in controversial article on domestic violence, barely two years after being sacked by Fairfax for repeated plagiarism The psychiatrist and columnist Tanveer Ahmed has been sacked by the Australian for plagiarism – […]

Pralay Mazumdar, psychiatrist, told patient she was sicker than she was to prolong her hospital stay

Herald Sun Suspended jail sentence for psychiatrist who defrauded WorkCover Rebecca David Dandenong Leader December 19, 2014 A PSYCHIATRIST who told a patient she was sicker than she was to prolong her hospital stay has received a six-month suspended sentence. Pralay Mazumdar, 60, pleaded guilty to six charges under the Accident Compensation Act relating to […]

Francis Bostock, psychiatrist, billed medicare for sex with patient – Judge orders him to pay patient $400,000

Sydney Morning Herald Former psychiatrist Francis Bostock ordered to pay damages to patient he abused By Julia Medew December 16, 2014 A former Melbourne psychiatrist who had sex with a patient for years and billed Medicare $16,000 for their time together has been ordered to pay the woman nearly $400,000 in damages. A Supreme Court […]

Sydney psychiatrist Ong Ming Tan Gets Prison Time – Inappropriate Touching of Young Girls

Sydney Morning Herald Ong Ming Tan jailed for abusing trust of psychiatric patients By Louise Hall March 6, 2014 A psychiatrist who abused the trust of four young women with eating disorders by touching them inappropriately and making sexually suggestive comments during private therapy sessions has been sentenced to at least two years jail. Ong […]

Sydney psychiatrist to be Sentenced in Assaults Against Patients

9News National February 27, 2014 Former psychiatrist Ong Ming Tan had three rules he drummed home to his patients: honesty, confidentiality and speaking up when one is pissed off. The disgraced Sydney practitioner manipulated these principles and left four women deeply affected, a court has heard. Tan has pleaded guilty to four charges of aggravated […]

Australian Psychiatrist Vincent Victor Berg Accused of Sexually Assaulting Boy

The Gold Coast Bulletin (Australia) August 15, 2013 Accused of assault A FORMER Queensland Health psychiatrist is on trial accused of indecently assaulting a teenager 13 years ago. Vincent Victor Berg, 61, was employed at the Townsville Mental Health Unit in 2000 when he allegedly touched the genitals of a 15-year-boy during a physical examination. […]

Alan John Stubley – guilty of raping and sexually abusing two female patients

Alan John Stubley – guilty of raping and sexually abusing two female patients The West Australian Doctor, 80, faces jail for sex abuse An 80-year-old former psychiatrist spent last night in prison after a jury found him guilty of raping and sexually abusing two female patients more than 30 years ago. After seven hours of […]

Psychiatrist Alan John Stubley admits lying about sex with patients

ABC News Psychiatrist admits lying about sex with patients He told the court he only had sex with the women as a form of therapy – not for his own sexual gratification. An 80-year-old former psychiatrist has admitted he lied to the medical board about having sexual relationships with female patients in his Perth clinic. […]

Psychiatrist Alan John Stubley accused of forcing sex offences against two of his female patients

The West Australian A 62-year-old woman has described freezing with fear as her psychiatrist sexually abused her during a session for post-natal depression in the 1970s. Former psychiatrist Alan John Stubley, 80, is on trial in Perth Supreme Court accused of forcing sex offences against two of his female patients in the mid-late 1970s. One […]

Ian Anthony Martin – Dirty doctor’s appeal fails

THE MERCURY Dirty doctor’s appeal fails BY SALLY GLAETZER A JAILED psychiatrist who paid one patient to bash another in a bid to shut her up has failed to overturn his conviction. Ian Anthony Martin, 62, of Karoola, was jailed for 18 months in February after a jury found him guilty of attempting to interfere […]