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Mental health workers struggle with stigma about their own issues - The Guardian

Psychiatry - Wed, 2017-03-22 04:02

Mental health workers struggle with stigma about their own issues
The Guardian
She was one of them. “I walked a thin line between being a competent professional and feeling like a fraud at managing my own mental health at work.” This experience also rings true for Sarah ... “Even when I was working in a psychiatric hospital and ...

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Former dentist, Barren magistrate Steward sentenced to 18 months - Bowling Green Daily News

Psychiatry - Mon, 2017-03-20 14:04

Former dentist, Barren magistrate Steward sentenced to 18 months
Bowling Green Daily News
While pronouncing the sentence, Stivers alluded to the role that “unresolved childhood issues” played in leading to Steward's prosecution, and ordered him to undergo evaluation for drug abuse and mental health counseling during a three-year period of ...

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'Candyman' accomplice sentenced for dispensing drugs illegally - LancasterOnline

Psychiatry - Mon, 2017-03-20 13:35

LancasterOnline

'Candyman' accomplice sentenced for dispensing drugs illegally
LancasterOnline
“We're fighting drug abuse on every front, from opioids to fraudulent prescriptions, and this verdict shows you can't get away with illegally prescribing thousands of pills and fueling an epidemic for your own profit without facing justice,” Attorney ...

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Use of insanity pleas to evade justice on the rise - Saudi Gazette

Psychiatry - Sun, 2017-03-19 15:13

Saudi Gazette

Use of insanity pleas to evade justice on the rise
Saudi Gazette
To fight fraudulent mental illness claims, the Kingdom relies on experienced doctors in the field of forensic psychiatry to carry out accurate mental health evaluations and testify on a person's mental health in court. Speaking to Al-Riyadh daily ...

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Psychiatry - Sat, 2017-03-18 22:48

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Former Gulf Bend executive charged with misusing funds - Victoria Advocate

Psychiatry - Sat, 2017-03-18 21:51

Victoria Advocate

Former Gulf Bend executive charged with misusing funds
Victoria Advocate
The unit was supposed to cut down on trips to state psychiatric hospitals by keeping patients with less severe mental health problems for up to 48 hours. Gulf Bend leased a wing of Citizens Medical Center for the unlocked unit but never ... Tyler said ...

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Trump strategy dismantles protections, favors the wealthy - Mankato Free Press

Psychiatry - Sat, 2017-03-18 05:06

Mankato Free Press

Trump strategy dismantles protections, favors the wealthy
Mankato Free Press
The Republican Congress is also committed to weakening the Dodd-Frank rules on Wall Street intended to prevent another economic crisis, and to eliminating the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau created to redress abuses/fraud by financial ...

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Night on patrol in Ventura County: From heroin to headlights - Ventura County Star

Psychiatry - Thu, 2017-03-16 15:15

Ventura County Star

Night on patrol in Ventura County: From heroin to headlights
Ventura County Star
Family members said the teenager has a history of mental health issues. They wanted her committed to a behavioral ... Before the sergeant sent them off, he reminded everyone to take guns away on “5150” calls, code for a psychiatric hold, or domestic ...

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More than 25 years after his first fraudulent billing, BC doctor loses ability to charge public health system - National Post

Psychiatry - Wed, 2017-03-15 15:38

National Post

More than 25 years after his first fraudulent billing, BC doctor loses ability to charge public health system
National Post
A judge has dismissed the application by Dr. Gustavo Jose Carvalho to reverse the permanent revocation of his Medical Services Plan (or MSP) billing number which is required to bill for services provided to patients in the public health system. ... He ...

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Crown: 'There were no mitigating factors' - Burnaby Now

Psychiatry - Wed, 2017-03-15 12:41

Burnaby Now

Crown: 'There were no mitigating factors'
Burnaby Now
Crown counsel Jennifer Horneland, however, argued the psychiatric report did not point to any mental health issues that should impact the bookkeeper's sentence. The prosecutor called for two years less a day of jail time, saying Fingarsen was at high ...

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Where Do We Go From Here? - Mad In America

Psychiatry - Wed, 2017-03-15 04:10

Mad In America

Where Do We Go From Here?
Mad In America
I know from my own experience during my career, and from the large number of emails that I receive today, that a great many non-psychiatrist professionals working in mental health centers, group homes, nursing homes, etc., see through the hoax, are ...

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Mental health care threatened by changes in state, federal health care - New Jersey Hills

Psychiatry - Wed, 2017-03-15 01:57

New Jersey Hills

Mental health care threatened by changes in state, federal health care
New Jersey Hills
Freeholder Christine Myers said that on a state level, a proposed change in the way the government reimburses non-profit, social service agencies will mean a loss of millions of dollars and significant cuts in services, such as home visits for ...

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Former East Feliciana Parish coroner and her former deputy ... - The Advocate

Psychiatry - Tue, 2017-03-14 17:39

The Advocate

Former East Feliciana Parish coroner and her former deputy ...
The Advocate
The former East Feliciana Parish coroner and her deputy were arrested Tuesday in what the state attorney general called a "criminal scheme" of more than 20 ...

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Student's Attempt to Seal File of Mental Hospitalization Is Denied - New York Law Journal (registration)

Psychiatry - Tue, 2017-03-14 17:04

New York Law Journal (registration)

Student's Attempt to Seal File of Mental Hospitalization Is Denied
New York Law Journal (registration)
ALBANY - An upstate New York college student who was involuntarily committed for a mental health evaluation after invoking the name "Columbine" during a dispute with officials is not entitled to the sealing of psychiatric records, a state appeals court ...

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Student's Attempt to Seal File of Mental Hospitalization Is Denied - New York Law Journal (registration)

Psychiatry - Tue, 2017-03-14 17:04

New York Law Journal (registration)

Student's Attempt to Seal File of Mental Hospitalization Is Denied
New York Law Journal (registration)
ALBANY - An upstate New York college student who was involuntarily committed for a mental health evaluation after invoking the name "Columbine" during a dispute with officials is not entitled to the sealing of psychiatric records, a state appeals court ...

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Waikato DHB was still using outfit that recruited fake psychiatrist ... - Waikato Times

Psychiatry - Tue, 2017-03-14 00:29

Waikato Times

Waikato DHB was still using outfit that recruited fake psychiatrist ...
Waikato Times
Mohamed Shakeel Siddiqui has plead guilty to four charges including using forged documents, obtaining a licence by deception, and receiving a salary and ...

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Waikato DHB was still using outfit that recruited fake psychiatrist - Stuff.co.nz

Psychiatry - Tue, 2017-03-14 00:24

Stuff.co.nz

Waikato DHB was still using outfit that recruited fake psychiatrist
Stuff.co.nz
The Waikato DHB continued to use the same recruitment company that recruited a fake psychiatrist for over a year after the fraud was uncovered. Mohamed Shakeel Siddiqui, 55, pleaded guilty in the Hamilton District Court on Tuesday to four ... DHB as a ...

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Waikato DHB was still using outfit that recruited fake psychiatrist - Waikato Times

Psychiatry - Mon, 2017-03-13 19:47

Waikato Times

Waikato DHB was still using outfit that recruited fake psychiatrist
Waikato Times
The Waikato DHB continued to use the same recruitment company that recruited a fake psychiatrist for over a year after the fraud was uncovered. Mohamed Shakeel Siddiqui, 55, ... Siddiqui worked for the district health board's crisis, triage and home ...

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Man admits faking credentials to get $165k Waikato psychiatrist job - New Zealand Herald

Psychiatry - Mon, 2017-03-13 18:04

Man admits faking credentials to get $165k Waikato psychiatrist job
New Zealand Herald
A man has admitted faking psychiatrist qualifications to get a job with the Waikato District Health Board (WDHB) worth more than $165,000. The eight-day trial of ... As part of his job, Siddiqui was tasked with assessing and interacting with mental ...

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Government-run Healthcare - The New American

Psychiatry - Mon, 2017-03-13 14:35

Government-run Healthcare
The New American
New York Times: “Report Finds Sharp Increase in Veterans Denied V.A. Benefits,” “More than 125,000 U.S. veterans are being denied crucial mental health services,” and “Rubio, Miller ask committee to back VA accountability bills. ... VHA's 152 hospitals ...

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