Supervision in social work in Aotearoa New Zealand: Challenges in changing contexts

Originally posted on Social Work Research in New Zealand:
Liz Beddoe  The major supervision journal The Clinical Supervisor has just started a new series, which will run over several years: Global developments in clinical supervision, see here for the Call for Papers. The series, “Global Developments in Clinical Supervision,” will provide the opportunity to systematically document…

Talking about supervision in Ireland

Liz Beddoe  On June 17 I was delighted to present a keynote speech on supervision at the Irish Association of Social Workers conference where the theme ‘Promoting Best Practice in Social Work Supervision’. The title of my talk was ‘Social work supervision for changing contexts: Themes from theory and research’ .  In the talk I canvassed the following themes:  the nature of…

‘Going Live’ : An Exploration of Models of Peer, Supervisor Observation and Observation for Assessment

Originally posted on Social Work Research in New Zealand:
 Part two  of Going Live by Allyson Davys, Liz Beddoe Over the past decade, live observation of practice has increasingly become a routine event for health and social service professions both nationally and internationally. For social work in particular, where a practice climate of risk mitigation and…