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What is the role of a supervisor?

The Supervisor is there to educate the social worker and improve job performance

The supervisor is there to deal with issues of:

transference and counter-transference
Personal conflict/bias
Bias against the client

Ex: Anything that may interfere with the client's treatment


Should a supervisor provide therapy in supervision?

NO. The supervisor is supportive but does not explore the social worker's inner feelings

(i.e. provide therapy)