Janet Sutherland is a senior supervisor and social work coordinator within the department of psychiatry at the Jewish General Hospital.
She is a family therapy consultant, trainer and practitioner in the Day and Evening Hospital programs in Child Psychiatry. She was one of the major initiators in the development of the Child Psychiatry Day Program, of which she was the coordinator for several years and one of the early faculty members of the AAMFT Accredited Program in Marriage and Family Therapy at the Jewish General. She continues to coordinate, teach and supervise as well in that program. Janet is a clinical member and an approved supervisor with AAMFT.
A native of Halifax, Nova Scotia, she earned her MSW at St-Mary’s University in that city.