Office of Educational Resources and Planning (OERP)

Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

Fall 2018


The Office of Education and Regional Programming (OERP) of Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC) is pleased to announce its fall videoconference series. Please note the new times (1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.) for each videoconference.  

Participating Sites 


September 26, 2018

"Cognitive Enhancement Therapy for Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder"

Shaun M. Eack, PhD

David E. Epperson Professor of Social Work and Professor of Psychiatry

School of Social work and Department of Psychiatry

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


October 24, 2018

Music Therapy Overview and Clinical Uses in Mental Health

Phil Mauskapf, MS, MT-BC
Music Therapist
Creative & Expressive Arts Therapy (CEAT)
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC

Robert Miller, MS, MT-BC
Music Therapist and Program Coordinator
Creative & Expressive Arts Therapy Program (CEAT)
Fellow of the Association of Music and Imagery Music Therapy Internship Director 

November 28, 2018

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Barbara Baumann, PhD
Clinical and Developmental Psychologist

Research Instructor, Psychiatry
National AF-CBT Trainer and Consultant

Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA


UPMC and WPIC STAFF: UPMC and WPIC staff are welcome to attend at the Biomedical Science Tower site (Room S104) at no cost. To register, please complete a registration form and fax or email it back to Nancy Mundy at or fax number 412.204.9110. There is no fee for continuing education certificates for UPMC and WPIC staff who attend the webcast at the BST.


Continuing education certificates for all viewers of the archived programs are $30.  


Your agency can be a participating site for the spring videoconferences. For a fee of $500 per program, your agency/organization will receive the following:

  • Training by experts in their respective fields without having to travel

  • Bridging service to the videoconference (you just need to have videoconferencing equipment)

  • Continuing education credits

  • Your choice in selection of videoconferences. Subscribe to one or all of the programs.

If you would like to take advantage of this great opportunity for training, or for more information, please contact Nancy Mundy at  or 412-204-9090.


The entire  2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 series can be viewed in our Webcast  Archive section for no fee. Continuing education credits cost $30 for each video.


The Office of Educational Resources and Planning thanks you for your continued support.