Live Virtual Workshops

Clinical Supervision

Skills for Developing Counsellors

This is a live virtual event using Zoom, an online meeting platform. Please check your system requirements prior to registering.
November 29, 2023
(09:00 AM - 04:00 PM CT )
$299.00 (regular rate)
$269.00 (*early rate)
Location: Online Virtual
*early rate expires 11/08/2023
Continuing Education
Credit Hours (CEC)


Clinical Supervision - Live Virtual - November 29, 2023; 9am-4pm Central Time

Early rate expires 11/08/2023

Quantity: 1 $ 269.00
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Clinical supervision is a complex role that requires multiple skill-sets. In this role, the essential skills for supporting supervisees to develop in their clinical work are sometimes overlooked. This workshop focuses on the insights and tools that are necessary for supervisors to support other counsellors to grow in their ability to help others. The balance between supervision, administration, and performance evaluation will be discussed. Participants will also learn the tools for exploring complex issues such as ethics, culture, and power.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion, participants should be able to:

  • Define the role of clinical supervision and the elements of a supervision process
  • Identify one’s own style of supervision
  • List essential supervisor competencies
  • Plan steps for supporting supervisees for development of their helping skills
  • Select steps for guiding supervisees through ethical dilemmas and cultural sensitivity
  • Describe a process for delivering effective performance reviews and feedback

*Please allow only the registered individual(s) to view webinar materials

Method of Delivery

Presentation, video, case study exercises, personal reflection, delivered electronically.

Some of the Topics Included

  • Components of a Clinical Supervision Role
  • The Elements of Supervision Process – Administrative, Educational, Supportive
  • Supervision Style Assessment
  • How to Adapt Your Style to Fit Supervisees
  • Essential Supervisor Competencies
  • Structure and Process of Supervision
  • Learning and Supervision Contracts
  • Ethics, Power, and Boundaries in Supervision
  • Considering Steps for Diversity and Cultural Humility
  • Facilitating Counsellor Development – Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Giving Administrative and Performance Feedback

Target Audience

This is an intermediate level workshop for anyone in clinical supervision roles, or wanting to understand more about the unique tasks of clinical supervision

Terms & Conditions

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Trainer: Michelle Gibson


Michelle is a Registered Social Worker and Psychotherapist, who runs a group practice in Ontario. She is trained in a number of modalities, but focuses her work on IFS, somatic therapy, and EMDR. Michelle uses her expertise to provide support to individuals who have experienced trauma or stress, grief or loss, and those undergoing life transitions or dealing with self-identity and esteem issues. She also provides guidance to other professionals in the helping field.

Michelle is a contributing author to CTRI’s book, Counselling Insights, and teaches at Western University and Lakehead University. She believes in the inherent abilities of individuals and communities to heal themselves, and that this healing can be assisted by a compassionate approach and an emphasis on the mind-body connection. As a trainer, she creates a warm and engaging learning atmosphere, and uses examples and strategies that participants can bring directly into their practice.

Read blogs written by Michelle here.

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