Health Care Professionals: Doctors, Dentists, Psychotherapists, etc.
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Case of Health Care Professionals: Doctors, Dentists, Psychotherapists, etc.
- Case of Simcha Adler - Ohel Counselor (Borough Park/Brooklyn, NY (Counselor at Ohel Family Services, Plea-bargained charges of sodomy, sexual abuse and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child down to attempted sodomy.)
- Case of David Carl Arndt, M.D. (Boston, MA) (Charged with four counts of statutory child rape and one count each of indecent assault and battery, drugging a person for sexual intercourse, contributing to the delinquency of a child, and possession of the drugs ketamine hydrochloride ("Special K") and methamphetamine).
- Case of Eugene Loub Aronin (Joppa, TX, Chicago, IL; Buffalo Grove, IL; Wheeling, IL) (School Counselor and teacher convicted in 1984 of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old boy)
- Case of Leeore Batshaw (Winnipeg, Canada; Israel) (Convicted - internet sting on child pornography. Former Psychology Student at The University of Winnipeg )
- Case of Jonathan (Yochanan) Berkowitz, MSW, CSW, LMSW (Monsey, NY; New York City, NY; Passaic, NJ; Clifton, NJ) (Allegations of sexually inappropriate behavior and of alleged date rape. Berkowitz is a mental health professional and yoga instructor)
- Case of Arthur Blank, PhD (In 1998 a judge has ordered Ottawa psychologist Dr. Arthur Blank to pay more than $325,000 in damages to a female former patient he sexually abused during and after her therapy. The award is among the highest awarded in Canada in the 1990s for sexual abuse by a health practitioner. No criminal charges were ever laid against Dr. Blank.)
- Case of Seth David Cohen, MD (Southfield, Michigan) (Convicted- Pled no contest to Accosting a Minor for Immoral Purposes)
- Case of Stuart Cooperman, MD (Merrick, New York) (Pediatrican accused of molesting six female patience).
- Earl R. Everett (Boca Raton, FL) (Teacher South County Jewish Community Day School arrested and charged with sexual battery on a child under the age of 12 (the girl was 7). His victim was not one of his students.)
- Case of Harvey Erlich, DDS (Toronto, Canada) (Dentist accused of molesting boys he tutored at a local synagogue and also in his home from 1975 - 1980.) .
- Case of Shmuel Faber (West Bank, Israel) (KACH Rescue Squad Volunteer, Israel. Accused of sexually pressuring two women into sexual acts, so that they could obtain better treatment).
- Case of Kenneth A. Frank, MD (AKA: Yonatan Efrat) (Bakersfield, CA; Ra'anana, Israel, Tel Aviv, Israel) (Frank was convicted on Dec. 20, 1989, in Kern County (California) of drugging and raping two woman in separate incidents in 1985 and 1986)
- Case of Ovadia Gershon (Tel Aviv, Israel) (Director of Group home for Mentally Challenged minors. Convicted raping a mentally challenged resident in a group home)
- Case of Arthur Abba Goldberg (Allegedly sexually manipulated young men he was counseling)
- Case of Rabbi Mark A. Golub - Mental Health Counselor (Newport, Virginia) (Mental Health Counselor who had professional counseling license revolked for having sex with a female client, according to a state disciplinary order).
- Case of Andrew Goodman (Convicted sex offender, who worked as a counselor at Ohel Family Services)
- Case of Leslie Griesdorf, DDS (Toronto, Canada) (Dentist received an 18-month conditional sentence after pleading guilty to accessing and possessing child pornography. Griesdorf was originially charged with making, importing, accessing and possessing pornography, plus obtaining the sexual services of someone under 18 years of age. This case involved the largest collection of child pornography in Canadian history.)
- Case of Ilan Hacham (Tel Aviv, Israel) (Maternity Ward Nurse. Arrested and charged with allegedly molesting two women in maternity ward of Assaf Harofeh Hospital).
- Case of Kal Holczler (Brooklyn, NY) (Founder of Voices of Dignity and supporter of the SOVRI Helpline. Accused of sexually manipulating women he was counseling. Kal was never a licensed mental health professional)
- Case of Rabbi (Alan J.) Shneur Horowitz (Hagerstown, MD; Israel; Schenectady, NY; California; Iowa) (Convicted and sentenced to 10 - 20 years in prison for sodomizing a nine-year-old psychiatric patient. Allegedly, he has assaulted a string of children from California to Israel to New York in the past twenty years. Alan J. Horowitz is an Orthodox rabbi, magna cum laude, M.D., Ph.D. A graduate of Duke University, and was a writer for NAMBLA (North American Man/Boy Love Association)
Case of Michael M. Krassner, MD (Smithown, NY; Hauppauge, NY) (Child Psychiatrist charge with sexual abuse of 10-year-old girl and a 6-year old girl. No more information is known about this case.)
- Case of Wilfred Krichefski (Jersey, England) (Community Leader. Accused of molesting boys at a children's home where at least 200 boys were abused)
- Case of Sergei Kuperman, DDS (Rishon Letzion, Israel) (Dentist suspected of sexually assaulting a woman and aslo trafficking in women).
- Case of Aubrey Levin, MD (AKA: Dr. Shock) Alberta, Canada; Saskatoon, Canada; Pretoria, South Africa) (Psychiatrist who is a convicted sex offender also accused of torturing patients in South Africa, along with other human rights violations)
- Case of Roger Mason Levin, MD (Palo Alto, CA; Menlo Park, CA) (Convicted sex offender on charges of child sexual abuse (incest). Also accused of professional sexual misconduct span for over 20 years. There were also allegations of possessing child pornography)
- Case of Howard Lichtenstein (Skokie, Illinois; Worth, IL) (Dentist convicted of indecent solicitation of a child.)
- Case of Michael Lytton (Ilford, England, Essex, England) (Convicted of sexually assaulting a woman after posing as a clinical psychologist and utilizing mind control techinques).
- Case of Rabbi/Psychologist Mordecai Magencey (St. Louis, MO) (Lost his license to practice in the State of Missouri because of his sexual misconduct with his patients.)
- Case of Dr. Rabbi Samuel Mendelowitz (Teaneck, NJ) (Licensed Marriage Counselor. Accused of gross malpractice with four female patients between 1981 and 1992. He allegedly pressured women to remove their blouses and touched them sexually, engaged in masturbation and oral sex with one patient, and disparaged their husbands and urged them to have extramarital sex with what he called "surrogate lovers" male patients in his group sessions.)
- Case of Rabbi Avrohom Mondrowitz, M.Sc., Ph.D., L.N.H.A. (Chicago, IL; Brooklyn, NY; Jerusalem, Israel) (Accused of two counts of sex abuse with boys at a special education school in New York. He is currently a college professor in Jerusalem, Israel).
- Case of Arthur S. Pomerantz (Silver Spring, MD) (School psychologist convicted, on charges of child sexual abuse).
- Case of Ira Rifkin, MD (Aurora, CO; Denver, CO; New York) (Dr. Ira Rifkin was a board certified Obstertrician and Gynecologis until he lost his medical license in New York after sanctions were made against him by a former patient in which she claimed he sexually assaulted her on July 19, 2008.)
- Case of Rabbi Edward Schlaeger, LCSW (Skokie, IL; Shelton, CT; West Haven, CT) (Convicted on charges of possession of child pornography.)
- Case of Zalman Silber (Monsey, NY; Borough Park, NY; Brooklyn, NY) (Arrested and charged with pretending to be a doctor and giving unsuspecting women "gynecological exams,". Silber was charged with third-degree sexual abuse and unauthorized practice and professions for impersonating a doctor. He allegedly molested two women, ages 18 and 20. But police sources told the News that investigators believe he may have begun his activities in 2003.)
- Case of Paul Slifer - Teacher (Livingston, NJ) (Convicted on charges to sexually assaulting a several students, and impersonating a doctor).
- Case of Martin H. Stein, MD (Arlington, VA) (Psychiatrist stripped of his medical licenses in Virginia and the District for negligence, inappropriate and excessive prescribing of drugs for patients as young as 4 and sexually intimate behavior with a patient.)
- Case of Rabbi Hirsch Travis (Monsey, NY) (Charged with the sexual abuse of an unidentified 27-year-old female patient. He was also charged with posing as a Brooklyn doctor specializing in infertility problems, and illegally operating the Fertility Foundation in the Borough Park section of Brooklyn.)
- Case of Howard Marc Watzman, MD (Potomac, MD; Chicago, IL; Peoria, IL; Rockford,IL; Wichita, KS; Philadelphia, PA) (Pediatrician. Pleaded guilty to charges that he spent thousands of dollars collecting hundreds of computer images of child pornography including photos of victims as young as 4 years old engaging in sex with adults).
- Case of Yona Weinberg, MSW, LCSW (Brooklyn, NY) (Arrested after allegations were made of improperly touching several boys, aged 12 and 14. A two of the boys stated they were abused while Weinberg was assisting them with their religious studies at Khal Beth Abraham Congregation. Other victims include clients from Weinberg's work as a licensed social worker for the Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services.)
- Case of Saul J. Weinreb, MD (Baltimore, MD) (AKA: Saul Weinreb. Medical license was suspended due to his attempts to seduce and have sex with his patients)
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