This unit aims to assist already-practicing supervisors from a range of multidisciplinary fields including: spiritual direction, ministry (religious and lay), counselling, psychotherapy, allied health and leadership.
Students will explore the necessary professional skills that are to be demonstrated and integrated in order to equip them as practitioners in professional supervision. Topics include: maintaining confidentiality in mandatory disclosure issues or other critical situations; navigating cultural, religious, political differences and/or language difficulties; identifying/dealing with difficulties in the supervisory process.
Unit Code: DP9331J
Unit Level: Postgraduate Elective
Unit Discipline: Pastoral Theology and Ministry Studies
Delivery Mode: Face to Face
Proposing College: Jesuit College of SpiritualityShow when this Unit is running
Describe professional skills necessary to implement a supervisory process with a supervisee;
Critically evaluate appropriate feedback on supervisee holistic wellbeing;
Analyse skills necessary for a supervisee to identify and respond to a range of complex situations;
Outline skills necessary to enable a supervisee to develop and maintain effective professional practice within ethical and legal standards;
Critically review supervision sessions and reflective practice.
DS8021J Individual Ministry Supervision (old code: DS8115J) DS9131J Peer and Group Supervision (old code: DS9116J)
Lecture, seminar, tutorial, roleplay, online forums. Live supervision, video and feedback from peers and assessors
Live (video) demonstration and critical reflection of the demonstration. (Equivalent to 3500 words)
Written report (2500 words)
Supervision Journal Log (2000 words)
Group Project (6000 words)
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 30 Sep, 2019
Unit Record last updated: 2019-10-31 10:13:24 +1100