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 to pursue its mission will be damaged.”

American Psychiatric Association
Approved by the Board of Trustees
March 1993

Psych Aubrey Levin’s appeal of 3 sexual assault convictions – DENIED

Psychiatrist Aubrey Levin

Westman Journal Top court refuses to hear appeal from Calgary psychiatrist convicted of sex assault The Canadian Press October 23, 2014 OTTAWA – The Supreme Court of Canada has shut the door on a psychiatrist’s request to appeal three convictions for sexually assaulting his court-appointed patients. Dr. Aubrey Levin of Calgary was found guilty by […]

Robert Fleury, psychiatrist, suspended for dating ex-patient

Psychiatrist Robert Fleury

Daily Journal Psychiatrist agrees to suspension for dating ex-patient October 21, 2014 By Matt Harrelson PINEHURST — A psychologist (sic) who practices in Richmond and Moore counties has agreed to a 90-day suspension of his license and will pay a $10,000 fine after dating a woman he had previously treated for depression. Dr. Robert A. […]

John Neale, Psychiatrist for 50 years, Sentenced to 40 years in Prison for Child Sex Crimes

John Neale psychiatrist

Forsyth County News Psychiatrist convicted of child sex crimes By Kayla Robins October 19, 2014 FORSYTH COUNTY — A Tennessee doctor accused of sex crimes against a minor in Forsyth County was sentenced to serve 40 years in prison. According to court records, John C. Neale was convicted of three counts of child molestation that […]

Carla Rodgers, Psychiatrist, Testifies in Defense of Psychiatrist Who Felt Boobs to Check Blood Pressure

Psychiatrist Carla Rodgers (circa 2003)

Courier Times Expert testifies that Doylestown psychiatrist used proper procedure By Hayden Mitman October 10, 2014 A medical expert called to defend a Doylestown psychiatrist charged with fondling eight female patients said she believed the doctor had acted properly when he checked the women’s heart rate and blood pressure. Testifying Thursday in Bucks County Court, […]

Psychiatrist Basem Shlewiet Feels Boobs to Check Blood Pressure

Psychiatrist Basem Shlewiet

The Intelligencer Two women testify that they were molested by Doylestown psychiatrist By Hayden Mitman October 7, 2014 Two women testified in Bucks County Court on Tuesday that they were touched in an inappropriate sexual manner by their psychiatrist, who is currently on trial. The trial of Dr. Basem Shlewiet, 42, of Green Ridge Road […]

Basem Shlewiet, Psychiatrist; “Inappropriate touching”, Eight women and children to testify this week

Psychiatrist Basem Shlewiet

Courier Times Jury selection to begin in trial of Buckingham psychiatrist charged with fondling patients October 7, 2014 By Hayden Mitman Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday in the Bucks County Courthouse in Doylestown for the trial of a Buckingham psychiatrist charged with fondling his patients, including seven women and a 17-year-old girl. Basem […]

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

Psychiatrist Allan Khitab

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 […]

Solomon Wong Kee Miew – Psychiatrist Suspended for Sex with Patient

Solomon-Wong-Kee-Miew-psychiatrist-psychsearch.net

Today IMH psychiatrist suspended for affair with patient July 19, 2014 SINGAPORE — A psychiatrist at the Institute of Mental Health who initiated an affair with a patient he was seeing has been suspended from practice for 24 months, the Singapore Medical Council (SMC) said yesterday. Dr Solomon Wong Kee Miew, 42, started seeing the […]

Anil Ramachandran – Psychiatrist – License Suspended – Under Investigation for Sex with Patient – DNA Evidence

Anil Ramachandran

Chicago Sun-Times July 4, 2014 Sex assault allegations prompt suspension of doctor’s license; State’s attorney’s office, Waukegan police review the case for criminal charges By Ruth Fuller Prosecutors said they have not yet decided whether they will criminally charge a Libertyville psychiatrist who has been sued civilly for two alleged cases of sexual assault, one […]

Paul Termansen – Psychiatrist – required to have chaperon when “treating” female patients

Paul Termansen

From the notice mentioned in the below story: “Termansen’s office reception and patient encounter rooms will have legible signage posted about the chaperone requirement for female patients.” The Province North Vancouver psychiatrist ordered to have chaperon present when treating female patients By The Province June 29, 2014 A North Vancouver psychiatrist has been ordered by […]

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