Course Description

(previously called Clinical Supervision)

Excellent clinical supervision is the backbone of effective social work practice. In this two-day workshop, participants will learn the fundamentals of clinical supervision. Emphasis will be placed on ethical postures and pragmatic practices that contribute to supervisory relationships that build social worker competence, confidence, accountability and professionalism. Participants will be exposed to current debates and best practices in the field of clinical supervision, as well as concrete strategies for structuring supervisory relationships, implementing supervisory interventions through a range of practices (such as direct observation, video, audio, case note and verbal summary reviews), responding effectively to legal and ethical issues in supervision and in supervisees’ clinical work, and ensuring sensitivity to diversity, context, oppression, justice.


For more information contact the Faculty of Social Work Professional Development office:

Email: fswprofessionaldevelopment@wlu.ca
Phone: 519-884-0710 ext. 5234

Cancellations and Transfers
Be sure to carefully review our cancellation and transfer information before registering.

Website: wlu.ca/fswpd

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Introduction to Clinical Supervision
Workshop Remote
Th, F
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Jan 26, 2023 to Jan 27, 2023
Schedule and Location
Total Hours
Delivery Options
Workshop Remote  
Course Fee(s)
Registration Fee non-credit $360.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Notes

Instructor: Anna Toth, MSC, RP, RMFT

Location: This workshop is being held remotely through Zoom. 

Website: wlu.ca/fswpd

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