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What are you thinking about right now? (mental health related)

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There is an article on the BBC website about a fake psychiatrist and in it the article said the GMC hadn't properly checked doctors' credentials in the 1990s and this particular doctor was practicing in 2015 and yet still her credentials hadn't been properly checked and there seem to have been no concerns about the diagnoses or treatment this doctor gave from her colleagues or the second opinion service which seems to call into question the way all the staff at this particular institute gave. I started talking about this with mum and as soon as I mentioned the word psychiatrist without giving the rest of the story mum rolled her eyes as if it is forbidden for me to ever talk about the subject even though my family think mental health staff are very bad.
 
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Also this fake psychiatrist who dropped out of medical school after one semester or term. She worked for decades and her fraud took years to come to light does this mean that she was as well qualified as her colleagues?
 
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Also this fake psychiatrist who dropped out of medical school after one semester or term. She worked for decades and her fraud took years to come to light does this mean that she was as well qualified as her colleagues?
Not to mention the possibly vast amounts of primary care staff who also agreed with her decisions and referred people to her.
 
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I think she was a New Zealander I know there was a medical school dropout that went to practice in the UK for 20 years yep that's bad
 
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I'm doing everything wrong and I can feel it in my bones
 
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Yep as a new Zealander she practiced in the UK for 22 years she dropped put first semester of med school here. Only got found put as she was trying to defraud an eldery lady
 
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As a new trained nurse we were always taught to take a step back and question others. So if unsure of a doctors background or a nurse any concerns just ask. And just do it and make it a normal.part of our practice for the safety of everyone
 
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FunkTheFear what are you doing wrong? Hope you be ok
 
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Didn't realise it was possible to be so exhausted and yet so anxious at the same time, but here we are.
I've not had a cigarette all week, i've been vaping instead. But for some reason my breathing is making me feel more panicky. Is it because I can actually feel my breath go deeper?
Not sure.
But I am sick of it.
 
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As a new trained nurse we were always taught to take a step back and question others. So if unsure of a doctors background or a nurse any concerns just ask. And just do it and make it a normal.part of our practice for the safety of everyone
But that's the thing no primary care or mental health or tribunal worker raised any concern in twenty years they thought she was as qualified if not more qualified than them.
 
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I am an emotional support to people I love. Sometimes it takes it toll and I feel so drained. I dunno how to shift the balance to a healthier one.
 
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But that's the thing no primary care or mental health or tribunal worker raised any concern in twenty years they thought she was as qualified if not more qualified than them.
Not to mention secondary care providers, AMHPs and Social Services non of whom raised concerns.
 
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Not to mention secondary care providers, AMHPs and Social Services non of whom raised concerns.
Nor did the PHSO, CQC or its predecessor nor the hospital's complaints department express any concerns, insight or difference of opinion to the fake psychiatrist and nor did the Police.

The pdoc detaining me is overly interested in my money.
 
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A friend once said to me years before I was sectioned that I couldn't make anyone care about me.
 
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Fuuuuuuuuuuccckkkk. It's Monday AGAIN tomorrow.
 
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