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Event Details - Stepping up to the Supervision and Leadership Role

Title: Stepping up to the Supervision and Leadership Role
Type of Activity: Workshops & Seminars
Objective of Course / Workshop:

Ensuring upgrading leaders can be clear about their role, and responsibilities to the staff in their care.

To skill participants in the importance of the supervision influences in the clients outcomes.

To be aware of the need for self-care.

Signs and system of Vicarious traumatisation.

Course / Workshop Outline:

9:30 am - 11:00 am Lecture and interactive PPT

11:15 am - 12:30 pm Interactive group discussions from STS's self-care. Exploring everyday Ethics in leadership skills

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch break

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm Supervision practice in Triads

3:15 pm - 4:30 pm Discussion on individual and group meeting

OPD points: 5
Course / Workshop content:
  1. Supervision policy and procedures
  2. Ethical and legal issues in supervision
  3. Dual relationships
  4. Confidentiality
  5. Ethical decision making
  6. Vicarious traumatisation
Start/End Date: 23/04/2019 to 23/04/2019
Time: 09:30:00 - 16:30:00
Presenter / Provider: Supervision Training Services - Barbara Matheson
Contact Name: Barbara Matheson
Contact Phone: 0412 977 553
Contact Email:
Qualifications: Registered with ACA College of Supervisors. Workplace trainer and assessor.

Barbara as STS's Presenter and Assessor is licensed by "Optimise Potential" to deliver the RISE UP Training Program as well as other workshops. She is registered with the ACA College of Supervisors, Workplace Assessor and Trainers.

Barbara has a successful practice (STS) and has many supervisee's and supervision groups in several localities. Barbara is a registered member of the ACA College of Supervisors, an Honorary Member of Australian Counselling Association, and a Fellow of Counsellors Victoria. As the Immediate Past President of Counsellors Victoria (CV) Barbara has a good depth and breadth of counselling, the counselling industry, and all its attendant issues.

Address: 64 Shaw Street
Address 2:
Suburb: Kingsgrove
State: NSW
Parking: Street
Is there disability parking and entry? Yes
Are meals included with this event? Yes
If yes, what meals? Morning / Afternoon Tea
Registration URL:
Cost ($): $250
Registration Instruction (if applicable):

enquire price for Group discount for 3 plus 

early bird discount if paid for by 13 Feb $210.00



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