Understanding the role of supervision is vital for those pursuing a career in the addiction field. Clinical Supervision is generally provided by a trained, certified or licensed professional with extensive knowledge, skills and experience in addiction and/or mental health counseling practices. A seasoned Clinical Supervisor often leads case reviews for the counseling staff as well as oversees interns and counselors-in-training. This course will outline the specific areas of supervision as identified in SAMHSAs TIP 52: Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor.
This course is designed to increase your confidence and commitment to the critical role of quality supervision.