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
The Responsibilities of Group Supervisors
This chapter considers the responsibilities of the group supervisor. It focuses on the management of the supervisor's professional responsibilities within the context of a group, and how different kinds of groups impact on the supervisor's capacity to manage their responsibilities. The chapter also considers current research on supervisory responsibility and the implications for group supervisors.
One of the major responsibilities of any supervisor is to safeguard the rights of the client, and ensure that competent and ethical practice is undertaken by the counsellor. Supervision is generally viewed as a forum where the extent to which these rights are upheld can be monitored. But is it realistic to expect this to ...