- Subject index
`It is a fairly well established clich[ac]e that while supervision is recognised as a crucial component of good practice in psychotherapy and counselling, there is correspondingly little written about it... [this book is] a good step in redressing the balance... It is a practical, didactic and generic view of how to do supervision... giving a fairly comprehensive account of 30 of the formal skills that all supervisors probably use whether consciously or not... The book discusses each of the skills, giving examples as well as practical suggestions as to how to approach difficult issues... directed principally at counsellors, it is a book to dip into when faced with a panic about a specific issue' - Therapeutic Communities
Chapter 2: Discuss and Explore the Issues Involved in the BAC Code of Ethics and Practice for the Supervision of Counsellors
Discuss and Explore the Issues Involved in the BAC Code of Ethics and Practice for the Supervision of Counsellors
Counsellor supervisors do not necessarily come from a counselling background (many are psychotherapists or clinical psychologists, for example) and are not necessarily BAC members. All counsellor supervisors should subscribe to a professional code of ethics, however, and most of these will agree on the fundamentals of good practice. We argue here that you should formally address with your supervisees, in whatever context you see them, the issues contained in the BAC Code of Ethics and Practice for the Supervision of Counsellors (see Appendix 2). You cannot assume that supervisees ...