For many supervisors and supervisees, the question of where responsibility lies with the client-unsellor//supervisor triad had not been adequately answered until now. Supervising Counsellors sets out to do this be exploring the issues fully and drawing practical conclusions which will serve as a framework for good practice. Supervising Counsellors is a practical and insightful guide to the responsibilities facing all those involved in supervising practitioners and trainees. Drawing together contributions and new research from those at the forefront of supervisory practice, this book makes essential reading for both qualified and trainee supervisors. Part One defines the supervisor's clinical, legal
Working with Difference and Diversity: The Responsibilities of the Supervisor1
A good supervisor will always need to deal sensitively with issues of difference across a diverse range of contexts, as they impact on all aspects of working within a professional relationship. It is an intrinsic part of the supervisor's responsibility to ensure that supervisees are equipped to work ethically, creatively and effectively with general, individual and group differences which arise through many cultural and situational factors, such as historic, political, social, spiritual, biological, geographic or demographic influences.
Supervisors and supervisees should work together to integrate their understanding of the effects of such differences on counselling work, and to focus on ...