First Annual Clinical Supervision Series
FREE Interdisciplinary Conference on Clinical Supervision
CE Credits for behavioral health clinicians
April 9, 2021 is the FINAL event in the First Series of Clinical Supervision Forum. Registration remains open until 2 hours before the event. We are excited to announce that we will be scheduling more events for Clinical Supervisors!
Topic = Culturally Competent Supervision
Previous topics addressed in this series:
- Supervising Therapist's Through Life's Challenges- Navigating the Thin Line Between Mentoring and Therapy
- Infusing Postmodernism into Mental Health Supervision: Solution Focused Supervision
- Competency-Based Approach to Group Supervision: Supervisor Multicultural Humility, Supervisee Self-Efficacy, and Client Satisfaction
- Navigating Licensure Supervision Within an Organization
- Special Considerations when Supervising Child Therapists
1.5 CE credits for each scheduled live webinar event
Counselors: Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No, 6693. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. This course qualifies for 1.5 contact hours.
Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0048. Approval renewal date: 1/31/2023
Marriage and Family Therapists: Many MFT licensing boards accept our courses or one of the approvals which we have from professional associations. You can check with your board to determine if this course would be accepted by your licensing board.
Social Workers: Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC, #1609, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 05/02/2021 – 05/02/2024. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social workers participating in this course will receive 1.5 clinical continuing education clock hours.
Telehealth Certification Institute, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0435. Approval renewal date: 2/28/2023
Psychologists: Telehealth Certification Institute LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Telehealth Certification Institute LLC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Other Professionals: This activity qualifies for 90 minutes of instructional content as required by many national, state and local licensing boards and professional organizations. Retain your certificate of completion and contact your board or organization for specific filing requirements.
Register: These forums are is FREE, and we are pleased to be able to offer you CEs as a part of this informative conversation. So that we can provide you these CEs, you are required to:
- login and access the direct link to the forum through your account
- participate and mark your attendance during the day of the forum
- complete a course evaluation at the conclusion of the forum
- collect your certificate of completion on your account after steps 1-3 are completed
Enroll in the Supervision Forum by adding it to the cart and proceeding through the check out process (for $0). Create an account (or login to yours) during the checkout process.
You will automitically be added to each session when enrolling for the Forum.
Prepare: Download Zoom software. Participants must use a device that is connected to adequate internet speed with a camera, microphone and speakers (or headset).
Attend: Before or at 12:45 pm EST on the day of the event, login to your account on the website. Go to "My Courses", click on the title/date of the webinar. The link to join the meeting/webinar will be listed in the course content.
Attendance must be recorded by participants on their account the day of the event in order to receive CE credits.
Yes - registration for the forum includes access to each live event of the series that follows after the registration date.
Registration in the Forum does NOT include access to the recordings or the online self-study courses.
Topic: Culturally Competent Supervision
- Apply the understanding of worldview development of diverse supervisees to clinical supervision case conceptualization.
- Demonstrate use of a supervisee cultural competence development tool/rubric that can be put to immediate use with supervisees.
We do not provide recordings of live events. Whenever possible, live events are converted into online self-study courses.
Register now for the 1 CE Self-Study of Ruby L. Blow's "Supervising Therapists Through Life's Challenges" (recorded 11/13/2020)
Register now for the 1 CE Self-Study of Dr. Paula J. Britton's "Infusing Postmodernidm into Mental Health Supervision" (recorded 12/11/2020)
Register now for the 1 CE Self-Study of Dr. Kristy Christopher-Holloway's "Competency-Based Approach to Group Supervision: Supervisor Multicultural Humility, Supervisee Self-Efficacy, and Client Satisfaction" (recorded 01/08/2021)
Register now for the 1 CE Self-Study of Dr. Malcolm Horn's "Navigating Licensure Supervision Within an Organization" (recorded 02/12/2021)
Register now for the 1 CE Self-Study of Sarah Scott Dooling's "Special Considerations when Supervising Child Therapists" (recorded 03/12/2021)
Ruby L. Blow, MA, LPC, NCC, BCC, CPCS, ACS,BC-TMH
Ruby Blow is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Georgia. Her current practice focus is professional development and she provides tele-supervision and tele-consultation. Her services include both group and individual modalities. She is a leader in the field of clinical supervision practice and has been in practice for 22 years. In 2012, Ruby won the Counselor Educator of the Year Award in the state of Georgia from the Professional Counselors Association. She has worked with mental health professionals in the area of clinical development from the beginning of her career. She taught for 10 years as an adjunct faculty member at Argosy University Atlanta. During her time as a clinical instructor, she led students in their practicum internships as their instructor of record. She gained experience in distance supervision leading all online sections of practicum/internship seminar. Ruby is an approved clinical supervisor and a board certified telemental health provider.
Dr. Malcom Horn, PhD, LCSW, LAC, SAP, MAC
Dr. Paula J. Britton, PhD, LPCC-S, licensed psychologist (Ohio)
Paula J. Britton, Ph.D., is a professor in the Dept. of Counseling at John Carroll University. She has been the Coordinator of the Practicum/Internship program there for over 28 years. She is also a psychologist in private practice, and the owner/presenter for a supervision training business in the state of Ohio. She has presented over 100 workshops locally and nationally. She has a plethora of publications in the areas of supervision, LGBTQ issues in counseling and counselor education.
Sara Dooling, MSW, LCSW, RPT-S
Sarah Scott Dooling is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Registered Play Therapist - Supervisor specializing in play therapy. Sarah teaches graduate-level classes at two San Diego universities, and facilitates creative, interactive professional development workshops for clinicians and educators. She is employed at Escondido Union School District and also works in private practice.
Read more about Sarah Scott Dooling here
Dr. Kristy Christopher-Holloway, EdD, LPC, NCC, BC-TMH, ACS, PMH-C
Dr. Kristy Christopher-Holloway is an Assistant Professor at Lindsey Wilson College in the School of Professional Counseling, the founder and director of New Vision Counseling Center, LLC, and founder of New Vision Consulting and Training, LLC, both located in Georgia. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a National Certified Counselor, a Board Certified Tele-mental Health Provider, a counselor supervisor, and certified in Perinatal Mental Health. She works with racial and ethnic minority women experiencing infertility trauma, birth trauma, reproductive loss, and issues related to maternal mental health.
Dr. Christopher-Holloway is a national and international speaker with a focus on topics such as African Americans and mental health, the psycho-emotional impact of infertility in African American women, perinatal mood disorders, the strong Black woman syndrome, generational trauma, cultural competence/humility, and more. She has received numerous honors, including the Breakthrough Award for Outstanding Research awarded by the National Board of Certified Counselors, in recognition of her work related to mental health and infertility.
Read more about Dr. Kristy Christopher-Holloway here
Dr. Sonja Sutherland, PhD, LPC, ACS, BC-TMH
Dr. Sonja Sutherland was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. She is the founder and CEO of Legacy Changers Worldwide, an organization dedicated to providing family education and mental and emotional wellness resources. The Legacy Changers Worldwide umbrella has provided support through the Legacy Changers Counseling Center, The Family Healing Room, VASAYO, and previously as host of a local Atlanta talk-radio show focusing on family relationships and mental wellness. In addition, Dr. Sutherland provides postgraduate training and supervision through Legacy Professional Development & Training.
Dr. Sutherland is an Associate Professor of Counseling at Richmont Graduate University’s School of Counseling. She also serves as the Dean of Assessment, Planning & Accreditation, overseeing program and institutional accreditation. In the field for 22 years, she is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Georgia, an NBCC Board Certified Telemental Health Counselor (BC-TMH), and an NBCC Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS). She earned her PhD (Counselor Education and Supervision) from Regent University, Masters of Science (Professional Counseling) from Georgia State University, and Bachelor of Science (Psychology) from New York University.
Dr. Sutherland’s experience encompasses provision of therapy in the private practice, psychiatric residential, in-home, and outpatient mental health settings, for adolescents and adults, through individual, group, couples, and families. She has provided training, and researched and published in the areas of counselor cultural competence development and training, provision of culturally-informed clinical intervention and supervision, and social justice advocacy. Her research interests include counselor cultural competence development, counselor supervision, and evidence-based treatment within residential settings for commercially sexually exploited youth. Within the last 5 years, Dr. Sutherland has provided training, researched, and published in the areas of counselor cultural competence development and training, provision of culturally-informed clinical intervention and supervision, and social justice advocacy.
Clinical Supervision Forum Sponsor
The Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) is the premier organization dedicated to quality education and supervision of counselors in all work settings. ACES members are counselors, supervisors, graduate students, and faculty members who strive to improve the education and supervision of counselors in training and in practice. ACES and the regional associations host conferences to highlight research and best practices in supervision and in the training of counselors. In addition ACES publishes a quarterly journal, Counselor Education and Supervision, which presents current issues, relevant research, proven practices, ethical standards and conversations in counselor training and supervision. ACES members have been and continue to be trailblazers in terms of the competencies for supervision, counselor training, research, multicultural competence, and advocacy. ACES is a division of the American Counseling Association.
Individuals interested in joining ACES can do so by joining the American Counseling Association and then choosing ACES as a division choice. Go to: www.counseling.org and click on the RENEW/JOIN link.