Ricardo Estee-Wale

Profession: Practitioner psychologist

Registration Number: PYL30660

Hearing Type: Final Hearing

Date and Time of hearing: 11:00 31/01/2022 End: 17:00 03/02/2022

Location: Virtual via video conference

Panel: Conduct and Competence Committee
Outcome: Suspended

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Allegation

The allegation against you is as follows:

 

As a registered Practitioner Psychologist (PYL30660) your fitness to practise is impaired by reason of misconduct. In that:

1. Between 19 December 2019 and 13 February 2020, you completed a fraudulent Psychological report dated 13 February 2020 for Child Z, in that you purported that the report was written by Colleague X when this was not the case.

 

2. On or around 13 February 2020, you submitted the report to Child Z’s school.

 

3. On or around 10 March 2020 you sent the report to Person A.

 

4. Your conduct in relation to allegations 1 and/or 2 and/or 3 was dishonest.

 

5. The matters set out in allegations 1 to 4 constitute misconduct.

 

6. By reason of your misconduct your fitness to practise is impaired.

Finding

No information currently available

Order

The Registrar is directed to suspend the registration of Dr Ricardo Estee-Wale for a period of 3 months from the date this Order comes into effect.

Notes

The order imposed today will apply from the expiry of the 28-day appeal period.

Hearing History

History of Hearings for Ricardo Estee-Wale

Date Panel Hearing type Outcomes / Status
29/04/2022 Conduct and Competence Committee Review Hearing No further action
31/01/2022 Conduct and Competence Committee Final Hearing Suspended
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