Measuring Competence in Supervisees and Supervisors : Satisfaction and Related Reactions in Supervision

O'Donovan, Analise & Kavanagh, David J. (2014) Measuring Competence in Supervisees and Supervisors : Satisfaction and Related Reactions in Supervision. In Watkins, C. Edward & Milne, Derek L. (Eds.) The Wiley International Handbook of Clinical Supervision. John Wiley & Sons Inc., Chichester, West Sussex ; Malden, MA, pp. 458-467.

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Supervision is a highly valued component of practitioner training. This chapter discusses the following: factors influencing perceived satisfaction and alliance; and how satisfaction, alliance, and supervision relationships are currently measured; and reviews issues with the concept and its assessment. Given the importance of the supervisory relationship and of the supervisory alliance for the effectiveness of supervision and for the welfare of supervisees, the routine, repeated measurement of both these concepts, together with supervisee satisfaction, also assumes considerable utility. The chapter describes a selection of some commonly used measures: Supervisee Satisfaction Questionnaire (SSQ), Supervisory Relationship Questionnaire (SRQ), Supervisory Relationship Measure (SRM), Supervision Attitude Scale (SAS), Supervisory Working Alliance Inventory (SWAI), Supervisory Styles Inventory (SSI), Role Conflict and Ambiguity Inventory (RCAIC), and Evaluation Process within Supervision Inventory (EPSI).

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ID Code: 79252
Item Type: Book Chapter
Keywords: clinical supervision, supervisee satisfaction, supervisory alliance, supervisory relationship
DOI: 10.1002/9781118846360.ch22
ISBN: 9781119943327
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PSYCHOLOGY AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES (170000) > PSYCHOLOGY (170100) > Health Clinical and Counselling Psychology (170106)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Psychology & Counselling
Deposited On: 08 Dec 2014 22:55
Last Modified: 10 Dec 2015 15:17

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