Ethics and Supervision CEC classes are typically offered in the summer quarter.
NOTE: The following classes satisfy the state licensing board requirement for Ethics or Supervision CECs for counselors, art therapists and social workers.
TGR 5600 ETHICS, SELF-COMPASSION AND PROFESSIONAL ISSUES $350/20 CECs (Note: 6 of the 20 CECs may be applied toward the Ethics CECs required by the NM Counseling Board.) Friday, July 29, 5:30–9pm Saturday & Sunday, July 30 & 31, 9:30am–5:30pm
Topics include ethical principles, legal tools for planning, compassion fatigue and the necessity of self-care to prevent burnout. Other professional issues are explored. Participants are encouraged to identify ethical issues affecting their professional practice. (20 contact hours toward the TGR Certificate.)
Janet Schreiber, Ph.D., is the founder and director of Southwestern College’s Trauma, Grief and Renewal Certificate Program. She has taught and trained counselors and other health professionals for over 35 years.
NEI16-SPVSN Best Practices in Clinical Supervision: The Times, They Are-a-Changin’ $60/3 CECs Friday, August 12, 2–5pm
Increasingly, Clinical Supervision is being recognized as a separate specialty area in the helping professions, requiring specific skills and activities beyond being simply a seasoned clinician or an academic instructor. In this era of ACA/Obamacare, increased expectations and accountability make the practice of Clinical Supervision a more demanding clinical activity, with opportunities for professional growth and heightened anxiety. This presentation will be a straightforward review of what are considered “Best Practices” in Counseling and related professions.
James Nolan, Ph.D., is the President of Southwestern College. He is a licensed counseling psychologist, and recently earned his Approved Clinical Supervisor certificate from the Center for Credentialing and Education. He has supervised scores of clinicians over the past 25 years. Dr. Nolan’s doctoral dissertation was a socio-linguistic analysis of the clinical supervisory process. Laura Lansrud-López, M.A., ATR-BC, LPCC, LPAT, is the Chair of the Counseling Program and Clinical Director of Tierra Nueva Counseling Center. Laura has been a clinical supervisor for over five years and specializes in integrating evidence-based practices with transpersonal and expressive arts modalities.
Some examples of classes we have offered in the past:
An Introduction to Art-Based Supervision
Socio-Moral Reasoning: The Ethics of Social Media
Supervision for the Spiritually-Oriented Practice
Ethics in the Spiritually-Oriented Setting
Ethcal, Legal and Professional Issues in Death and Dying
Ethics in Social Media: Being Intentional, Informed, Awake
The Supervisory System: Parallel Process, Vicarious Trauma and Introjections