FULL CIRCLE: BASIC TO ADVANCED SKILLS IN CLINICAL SUPERVISION - Course 4
Saturday, January 20, 2018
10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Each of these 7-hour courses can be taken as stand-alone courses or as a part in our series Full Circle: Basic to Advanced Skills in Clinical Supervision for Creative Arts Therapists, Professional Counselors, and Psychotherapists.
This series is geared towards art therapists, counselors, creative arts therapists and related mental health practitioners who are interested in providing supervision. All levels of clinician participants are welcome: clinicians who have never supervised before and are interested in pursuing this aspect of practice; clinicians who have supervised before and have had minimal to no formal supervision training; and seasoned supervisors who are seeking formalized supervision credentials. We will cover roles and functions of clinical supervisors, models of clinical supervision, professional development (including creating disclosure statements), methods and techniques in clinical supervision, relationship issues, cultural issues, group supervision, legal and ethical issues, and evaluation of supervisees. This 5-part series can be taken as a whole for 35 educational contact hours or as individual courses.
Course 4: (1/20/18) Using the Arts and Creative Methods in Supervision
Scholar-practitioners assert that incorporating creative, art-based, methods into supervision offers similar valuable benefits for supervisees’ as it does for clients. Specifically aiding to improve case conceptualization skills, develop self-awareness, facilitate awareness of transference and countertransference, explore the supervisory relationship, reduce stress, and improve well-being. This highly interactive course will draw from art therapy, creative writing, sand play, and other creative practices as determined by the participants of the session. This 7-hour course can be taken as a stand-alone course or as a part one of five in our series of: Full Circle: Basic to Advanced Skills in Clinical Supervision for Creative Arts Therapists, Professional Counselors, and Psychotherapists.