- Subject index
KEY FEATURES: Unlike most literature related to behavioral health services for adolescents, this text is crafted specifically for the profession of counseling. Case scenarios address critical issues impacting today's adolescents including their characteristics, technology issues, diagnoses and typologies, special needs, and interventions involving treatment planning. Themes that are commonly faced by teens, including trauma, grief, loss, substance use, emotional issues, sexual development, and peers are covered. A diverse range of adolescents from both urban and non-urban settings are examined. This book addresses a broad audience that includes students in behavioral health training, counseling, and school programs; the practicing provider; and administrative/clinical supervisors and educators.
Chapter 18: Supervision and Consultation
Supervision and Consultation
Training for behavioral health providers requires supervision from licensed providers to ensure the safety of clients by novice providers and to provide guidance and direction for the emerging provider as they develop their skills and learn the minutia involved in the therapeutic process. The supervision process affords the providers a unique opportunity to glean valuable experience and insight from a seasoned professional while discovering their personal strengths and weaknesses that will affect their functioning in the therapeutic ...