Clinical Supervision in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling / Edition 1by David J. Powell
Pub. Date: 05/14/2004
This is the thoroughly revised edition of the groundbreaking, definitive text for supervisors in substance abuse counseling. When it was originally published by Lexington in 1993, the book was the first to synthesize the various approaches and techniques of clinical supervision. The "blended model" of supervision offered easy-to-follow guidelines on supervisory… See more details below
This is the thoroughly revised edition of the groundbreaking, definitive text for supervisors in substance abuse counseling. When it was originally published by Lexington in 1993, the book was the first to synthesize the various approaches and techniques of clinical supervision. The "blended model" of supervision offered easy-to-follow guidelines on supervisory contracting, observation, case presentation, modeling, feedback, intervention, and evaluation. In the years since the first edition (and the subsequent paperback reprint JB published in 1998), the author has gathered fresh, new data to update the blended model, which is presented throughout this revision. Also, since the previous edition, the role of the supervior has changed. In the wake of the managed care revolution and several new federal and state regulations, supervisors find themselves absorbed in conformity and compliance issues, financial management, various legal issues, and the completion of an endless array of mandated forms. These, in addition to assuring the clinical knowledge and skill of their counselors, are part of a supervisors new job description. This revisions deals with all of these issues and how to balance them and assure quality treatment.In addition, there is a new Introduction, a new final chapter on current and future trends in alcohol and drug abuse counseling, and the bibliography is "the most complete and current bibliography...in the field of clinical supervision." The back matter includes assessment forms, evaluation letters, and development plans in template form for supervisors to use.
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- Revised Edition
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Table of Contents
Figures and Tables.
Introduction to the 2004 Edition.
Introduction to the 1993 Edition.
Part One: Principles.
1. A Historical Review of Supervision.
2. A Working Definition of Supervision.
3. Leadership Principles for Supervisors.
4. Traits of an Effective Clinical Supervisor.
Part Two: Models.
5. Building a Model of Clinical Supervision.
6. A Developmental Approach to Supervision.
7. The Psychodynamic Model.
8. The Skills Model.
9. Family Therapy Models.
10. A Blended Model of Clinical Supervision for the Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Field.
Part Three: Methods.
11. Establishing a Supervisory Contract.
12. Basic Supervisory Techniques.
13. Evaluation and Feedback.
14. Innovative Techniques in Supervision.
15. Ethical and Legal Concerns.
16. Special Issues in Supervision.
17. New Directions for the Future.
A. Competencies of Supervisors.
B. Role Delineation Study for Clinical Supervisors.
C. Assessing One’s Preparation as a Clinical Supervisor.
D. Determining Readiness to Be a Supervisor.
E. Counselor Evaluation of the Supervisor.
F. Evaluation of the Counselor.
G. Individual Development Plan.
H. Use of the Sociogram.
I. Suggested Outline for Case Presentations.
J. Counselor Assessment Forms.
About the Authors.
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