Skill building and Empowering Supervisee



Supervision is one of the most influential, widely used interventions for building more effective counselors and enhancing our profession. Supervision is multifaceted, and this training specifically focuses on the supervision goal of skill-building in supervisees through empowerment. Participants will learn to identify different models of empowerment in supervision as well as practice some supervision skills and activities for supervisee empowerment.


  • Explain the relationship between empowerment and fear​.
  • Describe different models of empowerment in supervision​- Broadening and Narrowing Processes​; Constructivist Processes.
  • Experience some practical exercises that can be utilized for skill-building and supervisee empowerment​.
Target Audience: Psychologists, Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, & Licensed Professional Counselors
Content level: Beginner to intermediate
2 CE hour credits approved by ASWB, NAADAC & NBCC
State Board Approval
ADACBGA # 19-12-17-1212
FCB # 5387-A
OCDPB # 50-29024

Course Features

  • Lectures 2
  • Quizzes 1
  • Duration 2 hours
  • Skill level Beginner to Intermediate
  • Language English
  • Students 1027
  • Certificate Yes
  • Assessments Self
    • Lecture.1
      Clinical Supervision: Skill building and Empowering Supervisee Vide Recording
    • Lecture.1
      Clinical Supervision: Skill building and Empowering Supervisee
  • QUIZ
    • Quiz.1
      Clinical Supervision: Skill building and Empowering Supervisee 15 questions
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Cheryl Meola, PhD., LCMHC, NCC has a doctorate from East Carolina University from the Department of Addictions and Rehabilitation Counseling. Her research and clinical work focus on Equine Assisted Therapy for clinical populations and Equine Assisted Wellness and Stress Reduction for helping professionals, veterans, parents, and others struggling with stress in day to day life. She has a private practice in Greenville, NC where she provides therapy and wellness counseling along with several talented equine co-therapists. Her specialties are coaching parents whose children are diagnosed with a mental health issue and working with counselors in self-growth and awareness. She also provides supervision for those pursuing licensure. She has two children and a little therapy puppy in training, and enjoys spending time at the farm with the horses and reading and writing about new ways to incorporate horses into therapy!