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`Experienced supervisors would find it useful to read as a part of their continuous professional development' - Counselling at Work Highlighting the crucial themes intrinsic to the supervision process, this volume offers a varied selection of methods for educating supervisors. Experienced international trainers describe how they teach critical elements in the practice of supervision and outline their models for teaching in the context of their practice. The book covers a wide range of topics including: contracting; reflective processes; supervision in group and multicultural contexts; and evaluation. The text is organized to bring continuity across the elements addressed, and to heighten aware
Chapter 1: A Framework for Supervision Training
A Framework for Supervision Training
My work is held in a university that invites me to choose my question and then frees me to pursue it. The university knows full well that no definitive solution awaits me, but trusts that the pursuit will uncover new perspectives and relevant meanings for me and my fellow professionals. And so, what I have done over the last twenty years is practice, teach, study, and write about professional training. Early on as a graduate student it was my practice of supervision that fuelled my motivation to ask questions about this method of teaching. What was really going on in the conversation of supervision? What incidents in supervision were critical to a person learning to be ...