The Foundations of Supervision course is a 6 credit hour foundational course for clinical supervisors. The course is broken up into 6 individual models that address: the basics of supervision, characteristics of quality supervisors, administrative expectations of supervisors, models of supervision, therapist development, and supervision challenges. The Foundations of Supervision course provides an understanding of the process of supervision, the expectations of supervisors, and a deeper understanding of the supervision process.
Upon completion of the Foundations of Supervision course, participants should be able to:
1. Explain the major expectations of supervisors supervising clinical work.
2. Compare multiple models of supervision.
3. Distinguish different stages of therapist development.
4. Apply administrative expectations to their supervision practice.
5. Solve common challenges or dilemmas that may exist in the supervision relationship.