CPS850: Supervised Practicum

** Pre/Co-Requisite: CPS802

This unit represents the capstone of the Graduate Certificate of Professional Supervision training program. The student operates under a supervised framework, showing creativity, the application of knowledge and skill and the ability to operate with a high level of autonomy. This practicum unit provides the opportunity for students to refine and develop their supervision knowledge and skills within a professional environment.

During their practicum experience, each student provides professional supervision services under the guidance and direction of a professionally qualified and accredited college-approved supervisor. The practicum requires a genuine commitment to intensive supervision of supervision practice as a necessary means for furthering the student’s professional development. The student has the opportunity to use initiative in the provision of supervision and then use this experience to reflect on best practice methods.