STS Supervision Training Event
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Certificate of attainment In Supervision

Certificate of attainment In Supervision

The “STEPPING UP” training program is a three-day workshop with a pre-course study requirement, designed to provide supervision training for Mental Health professionals who are currently, or are going to be, responsible for the practice of other mental health professionals.

A competent Clinical/Professional Supervisor should be able to conduct supervision sessions using various supervision interventions, provide effective evaluation and feedback to supervisees, and address the ethical and legal considerations of supervision.

#Step Up

June Dates: Monday 17, Tuesday 18, Wednesday 19
Venue: Seminar Room, Fremantle Chamber of Commerce
Address: 16 Phillimore Street, Fremantle, WA.
(Free Parking available on site)
Time: 9 am – 4:30 pm each day
Fee: $990 inc. GST per person
(Includes morning, afternoon tea and lunch)

Event Details
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About this 3 day workshop

Professional Recognition

The “STEPPING UP” Certificate of Attainment in Professional Supervision is recognised by the following organisations:

  • Psychotherapists & Counsellors Federation of Australia
  • Australian Counselling Association
  • Australian Community Workers Association
  • Australian Hypnotherapy Association
  • Australian Society of Clinical Hypnotherapists
  • The International Institute for Complementary Therapists

Eligibility

To be eligible to undertake this training program it is recommended that you have a minimum of 2 years supervised practice experience in counselling, social work, psychology, nursing, education or similar. ACA members must be at least a level 2 to be recognised for this training.

This program is available for delivery to NGOs, corporate organisations and other relevant groups.

For further information email us at  info@changesforlife.com.au

The Program

The “STEPPING UP” training program is a three-day workshop with a pre-course study requirement, designed to provide supervision training for Mental Health professionals who are currently, or are going to be, responsible for the practice of other mental health professionals.

Your workshop facilitator

Your workshop facilitator, Cindy Cranswick, is a registered Clinical Supervisor and Counsellor (ACA), with 25 years of experience in delivering education and training and over 10 years of experience in counselling and supervision.

Additional Information
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Workshop content

This supervisory training program will enable you to (as a minimum):

  • Describe the theory and best practice of professional supervision
  • Define the role of a clinical supervisor
  • Identify the goals of supervision – individual and group
  • Describe the supervisory relationship and the supervisory session
  • Demonstrate the skills required for conducting diverse supervision interventions, including one-to-one and group settings
  • Have knowledge of the different models of supervision
  • Present effective feedback to supervisees
  • Be clear on the supervisor’s and the supervisee’s responsibilities
  • Successfully undertake a variety of supervisor administration tasks, including note-taking and record keeping
  • Address the ethical, legal and risk management considerations of supervision in the Allied Health Industry
  • Recognise issues that may impact the supervisory relationship and/or the supervisee, including burnout, transference potential, mental health considerations, stress and anxiety
  • Practice sessions based on real issues – please be prepared to bring relevant issues with you to work on during the workshop. These need to be issues that you would discuss with a supervisor (ie not personal counselling issues or role plays).

Workshop format

The training program includes these components:

  • Mandatory pre-work:
    • 88 hours of pre-workshop study including reading the textbook “The Practice of Clinical and Counselling Supervision”
    • Completion of a questionnaire based on the above textbook
    • Completion of a 500-word reflective piece based on your reading and understanding of the above text
  • 3 days of face-to-face training, including a 60-minute real-time non-role play formal assessment.

Course participants will need to purchase and read “The Practice of Clinical and Counselling Supervision” 2017, Australian Academic Press to meet pre-course reading and questionnaire criteria.

The book can be purchased directly from the publisher by emailing:

stephen@australianacademicpress

Refund Policy

  • No refunds will be issued once registration is completed.
  • Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes will consider issuing a voucher to attend a future course for cancellations that are due to hardship, medical emergencies, family emergencies or similar events on the production of documentary evidence.

​Please email cindy@changesforlife.com.au if you wish to be placed on the waiting list for future courses in Perth. Courses can be organised for regional areas in WA for groups of 6 participants or more.

Current Events
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Current Events

  • Dates: Monday 28th - Wednesday 30th Oct 2024. Location: Seminar Room, Fremantle Chamber of Commerce. Address: 16 Phillimore Street, Fremantle, WA. Time: 9 am – 4:30 pm each day.

  • Monday 17th - Wednesday 19th June 2024. Location: Seminar Room, Fremantle Chamber of Commerce. Address: 16 Phillimore Street, Fremantle, WA. Time: 9 am – 4:30 pm each day.

  • Monday 19th - Wednesday 21st Feb 2024. Location: Seminar Room, Fremantle Chamber of Commerce. Address: 16 Phillimore Street, Fremantle, WA. Time: 9 am – 4:30 pm each day.

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