Amy Demario

North Hills Office

EDUCATION

Amy DeMario, LCSW, MSW received her undergraduate degree from Duquesne University. She received her graduate degree in clinical social work from the University of Pittsburgh. She completed approved internships at the Family Therapy Training Center of Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic and at the University of Michigan Medical Center and is a member of ther National Association of Social Workers.

CREDENTIALS/PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Ms. Amy DeMario has worked on staff as a clinician at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic since 2003 in the child and adolescent outpatient clinic of the Center for Children and Families, the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Intensive Outpatient Program, and in the outpatient school-based programs at Schenley High School and Taylor-Alderdice High School. She supervised and trained graduate psychology and social work interns at the Family Therapy Training Center of Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. In addition, she has conducted staff development trainings on subjects of family therapy and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Ms. DeMario is certified in the specialized treatment of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and in exposure/response prevention therapy from the Obsessive Compulsive Foundation Behavioral Therapy Institute.

SPECIAL INTERESTS

Special clinical interests include obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, and children adjusting to chronic medical conditions.

MOST IMPORTANT CAREER MOMENTS

Joining AMHA in 2009

THINGS YOU WOULD FIND ME DOING ON THE WEEKENDS

Photography, gardening, graphic arts, spending time with family, and playing with my kittens.