Current Themes and Challenges in Supervision in Health and Social Services

The School of Counselling, Human Services and Social Work  hosted an enjoyable CPD event on 21 November 2016 at the Kohia Centre, Faculty of Education and Social Work, Epsom, Auckland. Presentations from the three papers: Allyson Davys:  ‘Interprofessional supervision: A matter of difference’. Preliminary findings from research’ based on her current research; allyson-davys-interprofessional-supervision Matt Rankine ‘Reflective…

An international consensus on a research agenda for social work supervision?

Liz Beddoe,  Synnöve  Karvinen-Niinikoski,Gillian Ruch, Ming-sum Tsui Is there an international consensus on the agenda for research and development of supervision in social work? Our first article published from the  supervision agenda Delphi study project is now published. In 2012 the authors met to discuss possibilities for establishing an international consensus about the focus of supervision research.…

Second phase of supervision survey closing soon

People who participated in the first round of the Delphi study will  have  received an invitation to participate in the second round and a reminder. If you are a participant and haven’t had a chance to complete the survey please take the opportunity to do so. We will close the survey on 13 February.  The…

The Supervision Survey is now live

Thank you so much to those who have already completed the survey. We are feeling optimistic that we will have a great response. We also appreciate the comments. Please feel free to add your comments or e-mail us. This is an invitation only survey.  We are however calling upon many networks to ensure we access…

A Delphi Study of Supervision in Social Work

Liz Beddoe| Gillian Ruch| Synnöve Karvinen-Niinikoski |Ming Sum Tsui Supervision is a topic of considerable interest in social work at present.  Supervision is seen as a vital activity for meeting many professional demands:  the continuing development of professional skills, the safeguarding of competent and ethical practice and the oversight of casework.  A strong research base is…