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Enhancing the Supervision Experience Utilizing Bibliotherapy

This training will explore tools, techniques, and responsibilities with utilizing bibliotherapy in a Supervisory context. Bibliotherapy is an empirically validated expressive arts therapy encouraging connection through storytelling, narratives, poetry, and the written word. The connection and identification strengths in bibliotherapy magnify a Supervisors ability to grow the Supervisee's confidence, competency, and skills. Bibliotherapy can be used to enhance the effectiveness of the supervisory relationship as well as the Supervisee's toolbox.

1. Participants will discuss supervisory responsibilities in the context of relating through multiple mediums including bibliotherapy.
2. Participants will explore challenging issues and identify 2 supervision interventions that explore articulating challenges.
3. Participants will learn appropriate ways to enhance and increase connection and observation in Group Supervision.