Child psychologist struck from roll passes the test this time

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Child psychologist struck from roll passes the test this time

Parents and psychologists are ‘dumbfounded’ by the decision to allow the doctor to practise again

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An embattled child psychologist, who was struck off the medical practitioners’ roll for allowing unqualified people to administer psychometric tests to thousands of children, has won his appeal.

On Tuesday, the appeals committee of the Health Professionals Council of SA (HPCSA) ordered that Dr Anton Dreyer be reinstated to the Register of Health Professionals after a two-day hearing.

Dreyer was struck off the roll in September 2016 after initially being struck off the roll when he was found guilty of unprofessional conduct...

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