Understanding and Enhancing Your Style of Supervision


For Clinical and Non-Clinical Supervisors
Denise R. Wolf, MA, ATR-BC, ATCS, LPC

9:30 to 12:30

April 25, 2023

Online training via Zoom

Price per person $89 


This training is designed for human services supervisors who wish to further develop their skills and better understand their own styles of supervision. Methods to assist supervisees to improve their skills will be discussed. The workshop will include discussions and role plays illustrating issues in supervision.

Learning Objectives:

∙ Explain phases and functions of supervision
∙ Identify your own supervision style and learn strategies to assess the learning style of supervisees
∙ Demonstrate awareness of the developmental trajectory of the supervisee
∙ Differentiate the role of the supervisor from that of a colleague as it relates to gatekeeping
∙ Describe at least three ways to remediate skills deficits in supervisees
∙ Understand cultural bias and related implications in supervision




9:30- 9:45  Introduction and objectives – Facilitator led discussion

9:45-10:00  Reflections on supervision: learning styles – Facilitator led and Group discussion

10:00 – 10:30  Phases and functions of supervision – Facilitator led PowerPoint and clinical vignettes

10:30 – 10:45  Break

10:45 – 11:15  Fishbowl:  problems in supervision (gatekeeping, bias, etc.) – Role Play/Fishbowl participant experiential

11:15 – 11:30  Discussion of Fishbowl – Small group to large group discussion: facilitator led

11:30-11:50  Steps to remediation of skills deficits – Facilitator led PowerPoint

11:50-12:00 Poll: What would you do – Large group participation

12:00-12:15  Understanding cultural bias – Facilitator led PowerPoint

12:15-12:30  Questions and Closing Discussion – Facilitator Led Discussion

CEU Hours: This event is co-sponsored by Bryn Mawr College Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research (GSSWSR) for a maximum of 3 credit hours. Bryn Mawr College GSSWSR, as a CSWE accredited School of Social Work, is a pre-approved provider of continuing education for Social Workers, professional counselors, and marriage and family therapists in Pennsylvania and many other states.


About the Speaker:

Denise R. Wolf, MA, ATR-BC, ATCS, LPC is owner and practitioner therapist of Mangata Services as well as adjunct faculty at Drexel and Villanova Universities. Denise is a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a Registered, Board Certified and an Art Therapy Certified Supervisor through the Art Therapy Credentials Board. For over 20 years, Denise has been practicing as a therapist primarily treating adolescents and young adults with histories of complex interpersonal trauma. She works as a consultant for many Philadelphia organizations including The Philadelphia Art Museum providing clinical supervision and programming related to trauma-informed care.

Denise has presented at city, state, national and international conferences in the areas of trauma informed care, trauma and neurobiology, pedagogy, and clinical supervision. She has several articles published in peer reviewed journals and has contributed chapters to seminal texts on her clinical work.

Amy has worked extensively with children and adolescents as a clinician in private practice, and with University Behavioral Health Care’s Child and Adolescent In-patient and Regional Response Units. In this role she provided crisis intervention, evaluation, and ongoing therapeutic services as well as advocacy on behalf of adolescents and their families. She specializes in adolescent suicide prevention and working with treatment-resistant youth.


Procedure: After registration, you will be sent a confirmation, and a receipt of payment. A few days before the training you will receive a email containing instructions for logging on to the Zoom session, handouts, and the requirements for your certificate and CEU’s (if applicable)


Cancellations and Refunds: Canceling your registration must be done by email (training6000@gmail.com) prior to five business days from the training date. If you have paid the fee, you will receive a refund or credit (your choice). If you fail to cancel prior to five business days and have paid, you or your agency will forfeit the fee. If you fail to cancel prior to five business days from the training date and have not paid, you or your agency will be billed for the full fee. Thank you.

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  • April 25, 2023 9:30 am   -   12:30 pm
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