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PITTSBURGH CHAPTER
(PA 02) updated 8/19


CHAPTER INFORMATION:

Geographical area served:
Pittsburgh, PA

Permanent Chapter Contact Information:
Steve Wize
swize34@gmail.com


Meeting location:
Varies. See meeting schedule below

Chapter meeting dates/times:
3rd Tuesday of each month excluding August. No meetings are held in August.

Why should I attend?
Chapter meetings are a great way to make professional contacts, network, discover new resources, and develop new skills.

Chapter program:
A segment of each meeting is dedicated to the introduction of members and non-members. We encourage all attendees to make announcements about upcoming events, news related to the field, and job opportunities. After announcements, an educational training is presented.

Continuing education:
Each training provides a minimum of 1.5 pre-approved professional development hours (PDH).

Cost to attend meeting:
Members - no cost
Non-members - $20


For more information about our chapter or upcoming meetings, contact:
Steve Wize
swize34@gmail.com


UPCOMING MEETING SCHEDULE:

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Civility in the Workplace
Presenter: Cynthia Grindel, LSW – UPMC WorkPartners EAP Account Manager

Objectives:     
•    Identify common low-intensity (often unintentional behaviors) that contribute to incivility in the workplace
•    Present findings on the impact of incivility at work
•    Engage participants in exercises to develop self-awareness
•    Discuss actions anyone can take to cultivate a considerate and supportive work environment.

Presenter: 
Cynthia Grindel, LSW – UPMC WorkPartners EAP Account Manager
Cindy is a licensed social worker with 25 years of experience in organizational training, critical incident response, and individual and group counseling. Cindy has developed a wide range of professional workshops and trainings for businesses throughout the region and has provided group and individual support to workplaces experiencing trauma or loss.

Gateway Rehabilitation Center, Squirrel Hill
5818 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15217

Time: 8:30AM - Registration
9:00-9:15 AM - Introductions & Business meeting
9:15-11:30 AM- Program

CREDITS:
The Pittsburgh EAPA Chapter offers the following continuing education credits for attendees at the monthly meetings: PDHs (Professional Development Hours for the CEAP credential), CEUs (Continuing Education Units for the LSW, LCSW, LPC and LMFT credentials), and PCB Approved Education for the Certified Addiction Counselor (CAC) credential.

CEAP and CAC certificates are available at each meeting.  CEU certificates will be mailed to attendees by the University of Pittsburgh School of Social Work. For questions regarding PDH's, CEU's or CAC hours, please contact Lori Paul at 412-974-4195

FEES AND REGISTRATION: 
Attendance fees are included in an EAPA membership.  Attendance for a one-time guest is free unless one desires PDH/CEU credits for which there is a $20 charge. 


CHAPTER OFFICERS:

PRESIDENT:
Carole Boes
Carole.Boes@butlerhealthsystem.org
412-629-0320

VICE PRESIDENT:
Nan Missig
nanm51@aol.com
412-996-9506

SECRETARY:
Josie Morgano
josiemmorgano@aol.com
412-420-7467

TREASURER:
Stephen Wize
Swize34@gmail.com
412-334-9790

Membership Chairperson
Judy Shannon
724-413-5716
email: jshannon@Greenbriar.net


Education Chairperson
Judy Shannon
724-413-5716
email: jshannon@Greenbriar.net


CHAPTER NOTICES:

Chapter notices can be viewed on our Pittsburgh Chapter web site.
 


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, VISIT OUR CHAPTER'S WEBSITE AT:

www.eapa.net/pittsburgh

Please e-mail all changes to chapter page information, and all requests to post events, chapter documents and/or links to:
webeditor@eapassn.org