Professional supervision education series

Professional supervision education sessions

Find out more about the ACSQ professional supervision program for clergy and stipendiary lay ministers at a face-to-face education session in your Region.

Contact Rebecca McLean, Wellbeing & Development Officer at [email protected] for more information on professional supervision education offerings in 2023.

Education sessions

Held in-person from 9 am to 3 pm (with lunch provided), these education sessions provide a comprehensive overview of professional supervision, covering a full range of topics and providing plenty of opportunity for discussion and questions.

Topics include:

  • What is professional supervision?
  • How will the professional supervision policy impact me?
  • How can I get the most out of professional supervision?
  • How do I find a good supervisor?
  • What does good supervision look like?
  • What do I do if I experience supervision that does not meet my needs?

Find out more about professional supervision

A good supervisor will be able to:
  • Listen well and be truly present with the supervisee.
  • Show warmth and empathy.
  • Be non-judgemental and non-critical.
  • Have an understanding of and respect for the vocation and ministry of the supervisee.
  • Be willing to learn about the supervisee’s ministry context.

Who does professional
supervision benefit?
  • Those called to minister.
  • Those who are being ministered to.
  • The wider spiritual community.