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Supervision and Professional Support

£695.00 +VAT

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Length of Course: 1 month
Live sessions: 3 x 2 hour live sessions
Pre-recorded sessions: 2-3
Assessments: Activities on our Virtual Learning Environment and written assessment
Level 3 Credits: 3

This unit will explore the different aspects of supervision, including the factors affecting supervision. These factors
include the importance of confidentiality, and the conditions of when this may need to be broken, alongside the basic
principles of safeguarding.

This unit will also cover the forms of supervision that are available, understanding the differences between these forms
and the value of discussion and feedback in relation to supervision.

After this unit, learners will:

  • Understand the boundary, ethical and confidentiality issues
  • Understand the different forms of supervision available
  • Understand the differences between group and one-to-one supervision
  • Know own personal development needs regarding supervision
  • Know the value of discussion and feedback in supervision
  • Understand ‘Reflective Practice’.

Key takeaways:

  • Peer group supervision
  • The value and importance that an opportunity to be a supervisor would be welcomed
  • Reflective practice – used that process (on own)
  • Informed us on how supervision should be – allowed us to compare with our own, and take back suggestions to our
    managers/ service – to support the whole team
  • Different models – how collab services could do supervision together. Improve communication and provision by
    looking at different ways (group)
  • Contracting – what it is and why it is useful
  • Try and introduce other forms
  • Clinical/ group
  • Appropriate discussion topics

Additional information

Month of Course

September 2020