Jane Gilbert, Ontario Psychiatrist, disciplinary committee orders revocation – sexual abuse of patient

The Canadian Press College deems Oakville psychiatrist’s affair with patient sexual abuse By Paola Loriggio January 10, 2019 An Oakville, Ont., psychiatrist’s affair with a married patient who she introduced to her children amounts to sexual abuse, the province’s regulatory body for doctors has found. In a ruling released this week, the disciplinary committee of […]

Anjena Gandham, Psychiatrist in Training, University of Saskatchewan – suspended for repeatedly lying about a prescription

Star Phoenix Psychiatrist-in-training suspended for lying about prescription By Kathy Fitzpatrick January 9, 2019 A doctor training to be a psychiatrist is suspended from medical practice for one month for repeatedly lying about a prescription for a colleague she signed in contravention of the rules. Dr. Anjena Gandham was partway through a psychiatric residency program […]

Psychiatrist Aubrey Levin’s Wife Convicted for Attempting to Bribe Juror in his Sexual Assault Criminal Case

CBC News Erica Levin found guilty in juror bribing case Wife of psychiatrist Aubrey Levin found to have obstructed justice by trying to bribe jury member in his trial October 09, 2014 A Calgary woman has been found guilty of trying to bribe a juror in the sexual assault trial against her husband. Erica Levin, […]

Syed Azhar Rizvi, Canadian Psychiatrist, Guilty of Sex with Patient – Suspended for Two Years – Thereafter chaperone must be present at all times when around female patients

The Telegram Psychiatrist found guilty of misconduct, having sex with patient October 21, 2015 A St. John’s psychiatrist has been found guilty by an adjudication tribunal of professional misconduct by engaging in sexual activity with a patient. The decision of an adjudication tribunal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador says […]

Aubrey Levin, Psychiatrist; His wife in Hot Water for Attempting to Bribe Juror in his Criminal Case

Calgary Herald Jury selected for wife of disgraced doctor in bribery case By Daryl Slade September 24, 2014 A nine-woman, three-man jury has been selected to decide the fate of Erica Levin, wife of disgraced forensic psychiatrist Aubrey Levin, for allegedly attempting to bribe a juror at her husband’s sexual assault trial early last year. […]

Wagdy Botros, Kitchener Psychiatrist, license revoked – “History of Misconduct”

CBC Kitchener sleep doctor’s license revoked by Ontario regulatory body September 25, 2018 The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario has revoked the licence of a Kitchener psychiatrist after he failed to co-operate with a multi-year investigation into his sleep medicine practice. Dr. Wagdy Abdalla Botros’s certificate of registration was revoked on Sept. 21, […]

6th Sexual Complaint Against Psych

CTV News Former Cambridge psychiatrist facing more historical sexual assault charges Jan. 7, 2013 Two more charges have been laid against a former psychiatrist at Cambridge Memorial Hospital. In April 2012, a man came forward with allegations of sexual assault and exploitation against Allan Umar-Khitab. Charges were laid in that incident, which is alleged to […]

Allan Khitab – Psychiatrist arrested again – long history of sexually abusing boys

DurhamRegion.com More sex abuse charges laid against former Cambridge hospital psychiatrist By Record Staff September 29, 2014 KITCHENER — A disgraced former Cambridge Memorial Hospital psychiatrist dogged for three decades by accusations of sexual abuse is facing another charge. Allan Khitab, 76, was arrested Friday and charged with sexual assault and sexual interference related to […]

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 […]

Aubrey Levin – Courtroom psychiatrist charged in sex assault

CBC News Dr. Aubrey Levin, a Calgary psychiatrist who has worked extensively with justice officials on criminal cases, has been charged with sexual assault. March 24, 2010 Police say a 36-year-old man, one of Levin\’s long-term patients, alleges he was sexually assaulted repeatedly by Levin over a period of time. Levin, 71, has regularly testified […]

Canadian Psychiatrist James Hanley Had sex with patient – licence revoked

CBC News Had sex with patient, psychiatrist’s licence revoked ‘It was almost like reliving the trauma,’ complainant says after emotional hearing A psychiatrist and a complainant both wept Thursday at an emotion-packed hearing in which Newfoundland and Labrador’s medical regulatory authority revoked his licence. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Newfoundland and Labrador stripped […]

John Christensen, Vancouver Psychiatrist – quadriplegia doesn’t stop his sexual misconduct

CBC Lawsuits claim Vancouver psychiatrist deceived care aides into sexual acts B.C. Supreme Court suits claim Dr. John Allan James Christensen hired women as home care aides By Jason Proctor May 11, 2018 Six women who claim they were employed as personal care aides are suing a disabled Vancouver psychiatrist for allegedly deceiving them into […]

Claudio Soares, University of Alberta head of psychiatry, facing sex misconduct charges

CBCNEWS New University of Alberta psychiatry chair facing sexual misconduct allegation By Charles Rusnell Sep 11, 2012 The University of Alberta’s new head of psychiatry is facing an allegation of sexual misconduct involving a female patient in Ontario. Documents obtained by CBC News indicate the Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons will hold a hearing […]

Richard Gorman, Toronto Psychiatrist, pelvic grinding on patient

Toronto Sun #MeToo tips scales against sexually abusive doc By Sam Pazzano March 5, 2018 Excerpt: All of the four doctors, Dr. Richard Gorman, Dr. Joseph Siu-Kan Lee, Dr. Larry Scott Henderson and Dr. Eleazar Humberto Noriega, could return to their practice after serving their suspensions. “If you want to eliminate sexual abuse, you must […]

John Dimock, Ottowa Psychiatrist, ordered to anger management after accusing colleagues of stealing his keys which were later found on the floor of his car

Ottawa Citizen Ottawa psychiatrist suspended, ordered to take anger management By Andrew Duffy February 20, 2018 An Ottawa psychiatrist has been suspended for four months and ordered to take anger management after labelling one of his patients a “terrorist,” and accusing two colleagues of plotting against him and stealing his keys. Dr. John Dimock later […]

Joel Sadavoy, Toronto Psychiatrist, diagnoses without meeting or talking to person

CBC Medical college scolds psychiatrist for diagnosing local optician without meeting him By Kelly Bennett Dec 01, 2017 Ontario’s medical regulator has found that a Toronto psychiatrist who wrote a critical evaluation of a Burlington optician without ever seeing or talking to him should have had consent before sharing a diagnosis. In a letter, the […]

Windsor Psych Ravi Shenava – Accused of Sexually Abusing patients

CTV News Windsor Disciplinary hearing date set for Windsor doctor November 29, 2017 A Windsor doctor accused of sexually abusing patients has date set for a disciplinary hearing. The provincial college of physicians and surgeons has scheduled Feb. 12 for Dr. Ravi Shenava to begin arguments about the merits of the allegations. Besides alleged sexual […]

Craig Hudson, Toronto Psychiatrist, in trouble for breaking drug advertising rules

National Post Psychiatrist reprimanded for advertising natural-health invention says he’s been denied free speech By Tom Blackwell November 28, 2017 Ontario’s College of Physicians and Surgeons took issue with Dr. Craig Hudson promoting his natural-health product Zenbev on his own website. In an online marketplace packed with natural-health products of dubious value, Zenbev has a […]

Ontario Psychiatrist Ravi Shenava trial starts – accused of using his “power” to get sexual favors from patient & under investigation for sexual assault against 11 patients

CTV Alleged victim takes stand in sex assault trial of Windsor psychiatrist CTV Windsor October 23, 2017 A Windsor doctor is accused of using his power, and his signature, to get sexual favours from a former patient. The trial of Doctor Ravi Shenava, 67, started Monday in Windsor Superior Court. Dr. Shenava is charged with […]

Omesh Chandra Kashyap, 85-year-old Psychiatrist, Wanted in Canada

news18.com SC Stays Extradition of 85-year-old Psychiatrist Wanted in Canada By Utkarsh Anand September 21, 2017 SC Stays Extradition of 85-year-old Psychiatrist Wanted in Canada File photo of the Supreme Court of India. New Delhi: The Supreme Court has stayed the extradition of an 85-year-old Indian-origin man, who has been charged in four cases of […]

Philip Ney, British Columbia Psychiatrist, Charged with Animal Cruelty

iheartradio.ca SOOKE RESIDENT DR. PHILIP NEY CHARGED WITH ANIMAL CRUELTY By Sandy Hall July 19th, 2017 Sooke resident, Dr. Philip Ney, has been charged with animal cruelty following the death of his 6 year old mix-breed dog “Star”. Ney is a psychiatrist who ran for public office several times, including 2 terms as a Victoria […]

Christopher Doyle, Ontario Psychiatrist, in Hot Water – “inability to maintain a strict doctor-patient relationship”

Waterloo Region Record Cambridge doctor faces hearing by Johanna Weidner Jul 05, 2017 CAMBRIDGE — A Cambridge psychiatrist is again facing allegations of professional misconduct. The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario will hold a hearing to decide if Dr. Christopher Doyle committed acts of professional misconduct and if he’s incompetent. A date has […]

Susan Roche, Ottowa Psychiatrist, loses license – used patient to pick up groceries for her

Ottawa Sun Ottawa psychiatrist who had patients run errands for her loses licence By Andrew Seymour April 13, 2017 An Ottawa psychiatrist who hired one patient as a private nurse and took advantage of others by having them pick up her eye medication and groceries has been found guilty of professional misconduct and agreed to […]

Nagi Ghabbour, Toronto Psychiatrist, may be example in future patient sex cases

Toronto Star Disciplinary panel considers whether doctor should lose licence for dating former patient By Jacques Gallant – Legal Affairs Reporter February 22, 2017 Should a psychiatrist who began dating his patient shortly after they stopped seeing each other professionally be allowed to keep his licence? That’s the question before a discipline panel of the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]