Supervision In Stressful Times In Work with System involved Children and Families
Time & Location
About the Event
Rachel Michaelsen, LCSW
In this unprecedented time, staff and supervisors are challenged in new and unexpected ways. In the class, supervisors will learn how to:
- Identify and address stress and vicarious traumatization in their staff;
- Address time management and work prioritizing balanced with challenges of working from home with system involved youth;
- Understand and monitor ethical concerns of telehealth when working with system involved youth; and
- Intervene with supervisees who are working with system involved youth and present challenging behaviors
- Assess supervisees level of stress and vicarious traumatization (VT) to determine at least 3 interventions are needed to address the impact of stress and VT;
- Utilize at least 3 interventions to address time management and work prioritization difficulties in staff working with system involved youth;
- Teach staff how to effectively and ethically provide telehealth services to system involved youth;
- Identify and address at least 3 challenges supervisees may present with in their work with system involved youth.
9:30am–9:45am Intros and Logistics
9:45am–11:00am Managing Staff Stress and Vicarious Traumatization
11:00am–11:15am Break (CEUs will not be issued for this time)
11:15am–12:45pm Time Management and Prioritizing Work Tasks
12:45pm–1:15pm Lunch (CEUs will not be issued for this time)
1:15pm–2:15pm Ethical Telehealth and Boundaries When Working from Home
2:15pm–2:30pm Break (CEUs will not be issued for this time)
2:30pm–4:30pm Challenging Supervisees
Meet Our Trainer
Rachel Michaelsen, LCSW, is a clinical social worker who has worked in HMOs, public agencies, and private practice as both a mental-health provider and a supervisor for over thirty years. She is a CAMFT certified supervisor and has a Certificate in Advanced Supervision from Smith College School for Social Work. She has taught courses in DSM-5, clinical supervision, law and ethics, childhood psychopathology, time management, vicarious traumatization and energy psychology at universities, conferences, and mental-health agencies.
This course meets the qualifications for (6.00) BBS CEUs for LCSWs and MFTs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences & is provided by Fred Finch Youth Center, CAMFT Provider #045295.