Details for Supervision of People Helpers

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: SSE521
  • Credit points: 10


The following courses are prerequisites:

Awards offering Supervision of People Helpers

This unit is offered as a part of the following awards:

Unit Content

Assessment Methods

Practical Supervision Experiences - 30%

Minor Essay - 20%

Recording Analysis - 30%

Work Log - 20%

Prescribed Text

Carroll, M & Gilbert, M. 2011. On Being a Supervisee, PsychOz Publications, Victoria.

Representative References

Brown, B. 2010. The Gift of Imperfection, Hazelden, Minnesota.

Cleak, H & Wilson, J. 2004. Making the Most of Field Placement, Cengage Learning, Victoria.

Corey, G, Corey, M & Callahan, P. 2007. Issues and Ethics in the Helping Professions, Brooks/Cole, CA.

Corey, G. 2008. Theory & Practice of Group Counselling, Thompson Brooks/Cole, CA.

Dunstan, D.A. et al. April 2014. Impact and outcomes of a rural personal helpers and mentors service. Australian Journal of Rural Health, 22(2): 50-55.

Egan, G. 2014. The Skilled Helper: A Problem-management and Opportunity-development Approach to Helping 10th ed. Cengage Learning.

Geldard, K. and Geldard, D. 2009. Basic Personal Counselling: A Training Manual for Counsellors, 6th ed, Sydney, NSW: Pearson Education.

McMahon, M. and Patton, W. eds. 2002. Supervision in the Helping Professions: A Practical Approach. Sydney, NSW: Prentice Hall.

Tan, S. 2011. Counselling and Psychotherapy: A Christian Perspective. Baker Academic.