Supervision is essential to social work practice. This 3 course series aims to address how to effectively serve as a social work supervisor and/or provide social work supervision. This modular focuses on the foundational principles associated with social work supervision, how to effectively supervise social work staff for optimal growth, and how to implement an empowerment model into social work supervision.
This course series is comprised of the following individual recordings: #1095, #1111 and #1211
Course created on July 20, 2021
Course Type: Video
CE/CEU Offered: AK/3.0; AL/3.0; AR/3.0; ASWB ACE/3.0 Clinical; AZ/3.0; CA/3.0; CE Broker/3.0 General (FL), Supervision (OH), Continuing Education By A Social Worker (SC), Continuing Education By A Non Social Worker (SC), Category I Social Work (WV), CE Broker #20-847061; CO/3.0; CT/3.0; DC/3.0; DE/3.0; FL/3.0; GA/3.0; HI/3.0; IA/3.0; IACET/0.3; ID/3.0; IL/3.0; IN/3.0; KS/3.0; KY/3.0; LA-NASW/3.0; LA/3.0; MA/3.0; MD/3.0; ME/3.0; MI/3.0; MN/3.0; MO/3.0; MS/3.0; MT/3.0; NC/3.0; ND/3.0; NE/3.0; NH/3.0; NM/3.0; NV/3.0; NY-Contact Hours/3.0 Self-Study; OH/3.0; OK/3.0; OR/3.0; PA/3.0; RI/3.0; SC/3.0; SD/3.0; TN/3.0; TX/3.0; UT/3.0; VA/3.0; VT/3.0; WA/3.0; WI/3.0; WV/3.0; WY/3.0
- After this course, participants will be able to identify supervision as a foundational aspect of social work practice and examine the various styles of supervision and the purpose of each.
- After this course, participants will be able to consider the role of the supervisor in developing a climate of supervision.
- After this course, participants will be able to appraise options for engaging effectively with supervisees around performance improvement.
- After this course, participants will be able to integrate the Empowerment Model of Clinical Supervision with current supervision skills for use in private practice and/or a community mental health organization/agency.
|0-60 Minutes||Foundations of Supervision in Social Work Practice|
|60-120 Minutes||Supervision for Staff Growth: Establishing a Relationship for Navigating Difficult Conversations|
|120-180 Minutes||The Empowerment Model of Clinical Supervision|
Alison D. Peak
MSW LCSW, IMH-E
Alison D. Peak received her Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Michigan with an emphasis in Interpersonal Practice with Children and Youth and Infant Mental Health. Alison is the Co-chair of the AIMHiTN Endorsement Committee and a member of AIMHiTN's Leadership Cohort. Alison also has two post-graduate degrees, Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care and Pediatric Integrated Health Services. Alison is passionate about working with children with histories of early trauma, families with adopted children, and youth in DCS custody. Alison seeks to meet these children and families where they most often present for assistance, their physician's office, and to assist in collaborating with primary care providers to optimize services for children and families.
Khara Croswaite Brindle
MA LPC, ACS
Khara Croswaite Brindle Khara is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Approved Clinical Supervisor, and owner of a group private practice in Denver, Colorado. She is an Amazon best-selling author of Perfectioneur From Workaholic to Well-Balanced. Khara is an experienced educator, trainer, and therapist. She works extensively with young adults between the ages of 13-35 and provides CBT interventions and EMDR trauma therapy. She began her career in community mental health and enjoys providing supervision of fellow supervisors to further develop their leadership style. Khara is passionate about giving people aha moments that create goosebumps and catalyze powerful action.
Khara Croswaite Brindle: Financial disclosures: Khara Croswaite Brindle, MA, LPC is an Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS). She is a co-owner of The Empowerment Model of Supervisionary, LLC. Khara Croswaite Brindle co-authored the book, The Empowerment Model of Clinical Supervision. Non-Financial Disclosures: Khara Croswaite Brindle has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by continued Social Work.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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Association of Social Work Boards ACE Provider
Continued Social Work, provider #1742, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. Continued Social Work maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 03/27/2021 – 03/27/2024. Social workers completing this course receive 3.0 clinical continuing education credits.
Continued Social Work is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-29950. This course is offered for 3.0 hours, General (FL), Supervision (OH), Continuing Education by a Social Worker (SC), Continuing Education by a Non Social Worker (SC), Category I Social Work (WV) category/categories. If you are a licensed social worker in Florida, Ohio, South Carolina, or West Virginia, CE Broker may be of interest to you.
International Association for Continuing Education and Training
Continued, LLC, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, Continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. Continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.3 CEUs for this program.
National Association of Social Workers Louisiana Chapter
This program was approved for 3.0 supervision contact hours by the National Association of Social Workers – Louisiana Chapter as authorized by the Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners.
New York State Education Department
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