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The Contemporary Relational Supervisor

The Contemporary Relational Supervisor

by Robert E. Lee, Thorana S. Nelson
     
 

ISBN-10: 041589669X

ISBN-13: 9780415896696

Pub. Date: 07/12/2013

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Contemporary Family Therapy Supervision is a reader-friendly textbook in its flow and vocabulary, integrative in orientation, and practical and pragmatic. The authors guide readers through nine objectives, supplemented with exercises, and help readers obtain the information and tools necessary for AAMFT Approved Supervisor credential. The nine objectives

Overview

Contemporary Family Therapy Supervision is a reader-friendly textbook in its flow and vocabulary, integrative in orientation, and practical and pragmatic. The authors guide readers through nine objectives, supplemented with exercises, and help readers obtain the information and tools necessary for AAMFT Approved Supervisor credential. The nine objectives that are met by the end of the book are a discussion of the socio-historic development of the MFT supervision specialty; the fundamentals of MFT supervision; the contexts, philosophy, relationships, and pragmatics of supervision; the major models and approaches; the methods and practice of supervision; the principles of the evaluation process; ethical and legal issues; therapist development; and a presentation of methods to tailor and extend supervision practices to meet the clinical, institutional, and economic realities that MFT therapists navigate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415896696
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/12/2013
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Part I: Getting Started. Introduction to MFT Supervision: “The Big(gest) Picture.” Who Everyone Is, Right Now: Developmental Level of Supervisors and Trainees; Multicultural Sensitivity and Competence. “Doing Supervision”. Getting Started: Where and How to Begin. Fundamentals of Relational Supervision I. Fundamentals of Relational Supervision II: Systemic Thinking and Developmentally-appropriate Supervision Focused on the Reciprocity between Therapists and Clients. Fundamentals of Relational Supervision III: Developmental Aspects of the Supervisor. Part II: Tools of Supervisory Practice. Supervisory Ways and Means: Individual, Group, Live, Videotaped, Case Presentation, and Other Technologies. Major MFT Models and Supervision I: Major Theoretical Resources for Supervision. Major MFT Models and Supervision II: The Movement to Integrative Practice. Troubleshooting the Supervisory Relationship: General Approaches. “Being Stuck”: Reactions across the Training System and Helpful Approaches. Part III: Obligations of Supervisors and Pragmatics. Supervisory Responsibilities I: Ethical and Legal Issues in MFT Supervision. Supervisory Responsibilities II: Auditing Training Goals and Trainee Obligations, Evaluation, Sanctions, and the Importance of Documentation Packages. Part IV: The Changing Face of Supervision. Supervision Issues Unique to Contemporary Supervision and Treatment Settings. Emerging Issues: The New Technology. Ending with the Beginning: The Supervisor’s Personal Philosophy of Supervision. Supervision as a Life-Long Learning Process

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