Registrant: Dr. Richard Bradshaw (Registration No. 936)
Date: April 3, 2014
Nature of Action: An Undertaking and Consent Agreement placing limitations on the Registrant’s practice, centering on a program of mandatory supervision, at the registrants expense, for an agreed period of one (1) year, subject to extension.
Reasons: A complaint resolved by means of Undertaking and Consent Agreement pursuant to section36(1) of the Health Professions Act, concerning: objectivity and sufficient scientific basis for opinions; limitations on opinions; informed consent; a review of practice documentation; treatment planning and monitoring; record keeping; a review of knowledge and competence in: assessment and diagnosis; competence in psychological tests, including checklists and other measures; provisions of empirically validated treatments; a review of understanding and professional responsibilities regarding appropriate consultation and information-sharing; clinical parameters around use of experimental psychological interventions; coordinating care of patients with other treating health professionals; a review of areas of training and competencies; terminating of treatment procedures; a review of obligations under the Code of Conduct with an emphasis on ensuring practice meets standards as they relate to the above outlined and with respect to avoiding harm.