Psychiatrist guilty of professional misconduct

Dr William Douglas Wade went before a Medical Professional Standards Committee in relation to his treatment of the woman, the Health Care Complaints Commission said.

The HCCC said the woman had a complex medical background including chronic PTSD relating to childhood sexual abuse, mood instability, major depression and borderline personality disorder.

It argued Dr Wade failed to observe professional boundaries in relation to the patient. As well as exchanging messages with the woman on the RSVP website he exchanged