Maxine Sigman

Academic title(s): 

Assistant Professor

Contact Information
Email address: 
maxine.sigman [at]
514-340-8222 ext. 5880
Fax number: 

Jewish General Hospital
3755 Cote Ste-Catherine Street, A542
Montreal, Quebec
H3T 1E2



Areas of expertise: 

Adult psychology


Dr. Sigman is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University, and she is the staff psychologist in the in-patient psychiatry service at the Jewish General Hospital. Dr. Sigman supervises psychology interns at the master’s and doctoral levels from multiple universities in Quebec and serves on the management and the continuous quality improvement committees of the in-patient service. She chairs the multi-disciplinary team meetings and has published articles on her clinical work with individuals and families, with a long-term group of severely ill individuals, and within the hospital setting itself. Her research has focused on outcomes of long-term group therapy with chronically ill individuals suffering from schizophrenia and outcomes of compulsory out-patient treatment orders. Dr. Sigman has a private practice as a psychologist.

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