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No malpractice history found for Connecticut.
Medical malpractice is issued when negligence by a doctor causes injury to a patient. For example, a doctor may improperly diagnose, treat or medicate outside the standard of medical care. The three types of malpractice are: a settlement, an arbitration award, or a judgment.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
A sanction, also known as a disciplinary action, is an action taken to punish or restrict a doctor who has demonstrated professional misconduct. Sanctions may be imposed by a state medical board, professional medical licensing organization, or the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
If my doctor has sanction history, does that mean he or she is a poor-quality doctor?
If a doctor has a sanction, it does not necessarily mean that he or she is a poor-quality doctor. Some sanctions are not related to medical care, and involve a doctor’s finances or administrative activities. Before you make any choices about changing your doctor, we recommend that you evaluate the doctor’s sanction information and determine how severe or relevant you think the sanction cause and action were.
How far back does Healthgrades sanction history go?
Healthgrades reports state and federal sanctions from the previous five years, except when a doctor's license has been revoked or surrendered. Healthgrades displays all actions for doctors whose licenses have been revoked or surrendered.
For which states does Healthgrades collect sanction history?
Healthgrades collects sanction history from all 50 U.S. states. Physicians with a disciplinary action in one state may move to another state where they have a clean record. Since Healthgrades painstakingly compiles disciplinary action information from all 50 states, Healthgrades website will show if a physician has a disciplinary action in more than one state.
No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
Board actions are non-disciplinary actions imposed upon a doctor based on a complaint investigation. A patient or medical colleague may file a complaint with that state medical board or professional licensing organization, which then investigates the complaint. Board actions are intended to ensure that a doctor is able to perform safe medical and health care tasks.
Types of non-disciplinary actions include an advisory letter, a corrective action agreement, a limitation or restriction on the medical or healthcare tasks a doctor can perform, or a voluntary agreement by the doctor not to practice. A board action can also include a termination of a corrective action agreement or voluntary agreement, which allows the doctor to return to full practice.
If my doctor has a board action, does that mean he or she is a poor-quality doctor?
If a doctor has a board action, it means he or she has had a non-disciplinary action imposed upon him or her. It does not necessarily mean that he or she is a poor quality doctor. Before you make any choices about changing your doctor, evaluate the doctor’s board action information and determine how severe or relevant you think the cause and action were.
How far back does Healthgrades non-disciplinary board action history go?
Healthgrades reports non-disciplinary board action history from for the previous five years, except when a doctor's license has been revoked or surrendered. Healthgrades displays all actions for doctors whose licenses have been revoked or surrendered.
For which states does Healthgrades collect non-disciplinary board actions?
Healthgrades collects non-disciplinary board actions from all 50 U.S. states.
Graduated in 1970
Completed in 1986
Completed in 1972
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Diane E. Sholomskas, Ph.D., is a licensed Psychologist specializing in Anxiety Disorders, Mood disorders, and Phobias. Since 1996, she has been the Principal Investigator and Director of Research for Applied Behavioral Research in New Haven. At the Yale University School of Medicine, she served as an Assistant Clinical Professor for the Department of Psychiatry. She also served as the Co-Director of the Yale School of Medicine's Anxiety Disorders Clinic. Dr. Sholomskas has conducted clinical research, designed, implemented, and managed multicenter collaborative treatment outcome studies, implemented psychiatric genetic epidemiological surveys, and directed outpatient treatment research clinics for mood and anxiety disorders.
She developed the Interpersonal Therapy Training Film for the multicenter TPT treatment outcome study in the 1980's. She has long served as a supervisor for psychology trainees at the Yale Psychological Services Clinic and an interviewer for resident candidates in the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Sholomskas is a member of the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Affiliate of International Obsessive Compulsive Foundation and has served as an Expert Trainer for the foundation's Behavioral Therapy Institute. In 2000, she won the Connecticut Psychological Association's Distinguished Psychologist Award for the Contribution to the Science of Psychology. Dr. Sholomskas is a published author in many professional journals. Currently, she maintains a private psychology practice where she focuses on evidence-based, time-limited psychotherapies including cognitive behavioral therapies.