Trevor Stiffler View All Faculty
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Disciplines/Field of Instruction

  • Part Time faculty in the Graduate Counseling Program
  • Clinical Social Work

Degrees/Licenses/Certifications Received

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Pennsylvania- License #CW018955- March 2016 to Present
  • Exposure and Response Prevention Therapy Certification- March 2021
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Basic Trained Certification- August 2020
  • Certified Divorce Mediator- May 2020
  • Master of Social Work from University of Pittsburgh- April 2013
  • Mental Health Certification through University of Pittsburgh Master’s Program- April 2013 to Present
  • B.A. in Human Services with a minor is Psychology from Geneva College- May 2011

Courses Taught

  • CNS 501 (Diagnosis and Psychopathology) On ground
  • CNS 520 (Counseling Theories) Online and On Ground
  • CNS 521 (Counseling Skills) Online and On Ground
  • CNS 536 (Group Counseling) On Ground
  • CNS 533 (Career and Lifestyle Counseling) Online and On Ground
  • CNS 549 (Crisis and Trauma) Online and On Ground
  • CNS 548 (Psychopharmacology) Online
  • PSY 202 (Biological Basis of Behavior) On Ground
  • PSY 201 (Foundational Psychology) On Ground

Awards and Distintions Received

  • Award for Commitment and Excellence in Service (ACES) UPMC- (July 2015)
  • Elizabeth Chaitin Award UPMC- (July 2015)
  • Above and Beyond Award Nominee UPMC- (August 2014)


  • National Association of Social Workers April 2013 to Present

Affiliations, e.g., membership in professional organizations, etc.

  • National Association of Social Workers April 2013 to Present

Core Competencies I admire and strive to have

  • Dignity and Respect
  • Integrity and Honesty
  • Leadership Ability
  • Client-Centered Care and Patient Advocacy
  • Excellence and Innovation
  • Active Listening and Professionalism
  • Communication and Teamwork