Janet Schuchter, RNCS

Provider type: APN

Serving: Adult

About Janet Schuchter, RNCS

Janet Schuchter, PCNS, earned her Master of Science in Psychiatric Nursing from Boston University in 1987 and has worked in the field of behavioral healthcare for decades as a Certified Clinical Nurse Specialist in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health. She joins us from Bay Ridge Hospital in Lynn, where she has been on staff since 1996 as the Coordinator of the Psychopharmacology Clinic, providing medication evaluation and treatment for adults. Since 2016, Ms. Schuchter has also served as a Consultant for Lahey Health Behavioral Services providing psychiatric consultations to the Emergency Department and medical floors of Anna Jacques Hospital, Lawrence General Hospital, Lowell General Hospital, Holy Family Hospital, Crisis Stabilization Units, and ESP services. Past professional roles have included Clinical Nurse Specialist at Greater Lynn Community Mental Health Center and Nurse Manager on the Adolescent Unit of Charles River Hospital in Wellesley. Ms. Schuchter provides medication evaluation and management for adults in our Woburn office.


  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Boston University, Master's in Psychiatric Nursing