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, […]

Psychiatrist Lyndon Steinhaus Sued for medical malpractice – sexual relationship with patient

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Woman files suit against psychiatrist boyfriend after crime spree By Dan Benson July 20, 2008 Port Washington – A former Cedarburg woman who along with her psychiatrist boyfriend led police on a cross-country chase has filed a lawsuit against him alleging medical malpractice because the two began a sexual relationship while she […]

Walter Vandereycken, Belgian psychiatrist, Sexually abused Patient – Catholic University Suspended him as Professor, Suspended for Life as a Psychiatrist

BioEdge Belgian psychiatrist deregistered over abuse by Michael Cook November 9, 2014 A Belgian psychiatrist who sexually abused a patient who subsequently sought euthanasia has been deregistered. Walter Vandereycken’s offences surfaced in 2012 when Ann G, a woman with anorexia nervosa, accused him on Terzake, a well-known current affairs program. He was suspended from his […]

Marco Chavez, San Diego psychiatrist, Drunk while “practicing” – license suspended

KGTV San Diego doctor’s license suspended for reportedly practicing while intoxicated By Zac Self May 8, 2018 SAN DIEGO (KGTV) — A San Diego psychiatrist no longer has a license after authorities say he was intoxicated while practicing. According to the Medical Board of California, Marco Antonio Chavez’s license was suspended following an investigation. The […]

Santa Ana Psychiatrist Robert Perez – in hot water for having sex with a patient

OC Weekly Allegation of Sex with Patient Spurs More License Woes for Santa Ana Psychiatrist By Matt Coker May 8, 2018 A Santa Ana psychiatrist—who was disciplined by the state medical board in December for his ill treatment of patients, family members, an Orange County judge and a medical board investigator—is now in hot water […]

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 […]

Rochester psychiatrist William Lewek released from prison – hid body in his backyard

WHEC Former psychiatrist who buried a body in his backyard released from prison May 01, 2018 The former Rochester psychiatrist who admitted to burying a body in his backyard is out of prison. On Tuesday, William Lewek was released from state prison in Elmira after a parole violation earlier this year. Lewek pleaded guilty to […]

Jo Erik Brøyn, Norwegian Psychiatrist, sentenced for downloading a massive amount of child porn

Christian Coalition World CHILD PSYCHIATRY SPECIALIST IN NORWAY GOT TWO SURROGACY CHILDREN IN INDIA – THIS WEEK CONVICTED FOR 200.000 CHILD PORNOGRAPHY PHOTOS FOR 20 YEARS April 28, 2018 This week a case of massive proportions has hit Norway´s judicial, political and CPS system full-fledge: Dr. Jo Erik Brøyn has practised as Child Psychiatrist for […]

University of Illinois at Chicago ordered to repay $3.1 million by National Institute of Mental Health over psychiatrist Mani Pavuluri’s misconduct in drugging kids with lithium

Propublica The $3 Million Research Breakdown How a star psychiatrist at the University of Illinois at Chicago violated protocols and put children at risk. by Jodi S. Cohen April 26. 2018 For nearly two decades, the University of Illinois at Chicago has touted child psychiatrist Mani Pavuluri as one of its stars: She founded a […]

Adam Travis, San Fran Psychiatrist – not allowed to see female patients without a chaperone

KPIX 5 San Mateo Bay Area Psychiatrist On Leave Amid Investigation By Devin Fehely April 25, 2018 A well-known Bay Area psychiatrist is under investigation with new documents revealing he is not being allowed see female patients without a chaperone. According to documents obtained by KPIX 5 from the California Medical Board, Dr. Adam Travis’ […]

San Diego Psychiatrist Leon Fajerman – 8 patients claim they were fondled, kissed, groped or subjected to sexual abuse

NBC 7 San Diego More Allegations That Local Doctor Sexually Abused Female Patients Eight women now claim they were fondled, kissed, groped or subject to similar sexual abuse by a South Bay psychiatrist, according to accusations by the California Medical Board. By Paul Krueger Apr 19, 2018 Eight women now claim they were fondled, kissed, […]

Psych Kim Hyun-chul, Korea, inappropriate sexual relationships with patients, posted private information about one of his patients online – expelled from psych group

Korean Biomedical Review Korean psychiatrists bolster ethics education after ‘You Ah-in incident’ By Marian Chu April 20, 2018 The Korean Neuropsychiatric Association said Thursday that it would add an ethics portion to the exam for psychiatric specialists following a controversial psychiatrist tweeting that a top Korean celebrity had bipolar disorder in December. The psychiatrist Kim […]

Convicted war criminal, Psychiatrist Radovan Karadzic, appealing 40-year jail sentence

THE EXPRESS TRIBUNE UN judges to hear Karadzic appeal against 40-year jail term By AFP April 20, 2018 THE HAGUE: Once-feared Bosnian Serb leader, now convicted war criminal, Radovan Karadzic, on Monday launches his appeal before UN judges, seeking to overturn a 40-year jail term for abuses committed during Bosnia’s bloody 1990s conflict. Karadzic, 72, […]

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 […]

Brian Cassmassi, Calabasas psychiatrist, showed his patient gay porn, exposed his penis and began masturbating in front of him

The Acorn Lewd psychiatrist could lose license By Ian Bradley April 18, 2018 Calabasas psychiatrist Brian Cassmassi faces a June 4 court date relating to charges that he exposed himself to a male patient in his office. Cassmassi, who is in danger of losing his medical license, is accused of an October 2015 incident in […]