Supervision, Leadership and Reflective Practice
175 Royal Parade,Parkville,Victoria,Australia
PRE-REQUISITES DS8021J Individual Ministry Supervision
In this unit students consolidate their supervision competencies to identify and respond to situations that supervisors face in practice. Through an Ignatian discernment framework and by the application of contemporary theories, students acquire skills to guide supervisees in addressing the challenging situations that arise in professional practice.
Upon successful completion of this unit, it is expected that students will be able to:
- Apply contemporary theories of supervision to supervisory practice;
- Analyse current models of supervision in contemporary literature and research;
- Demonstrate contemplative approaches to supervision practices;
- Evaluate and articulate their own strengths, weaknesses and opportunities in supervising others.
Rev Dr Cecilia Francis
Session 1 – Thursday 1st, Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd August 2019
Session 2 – Friday 6th and Saturday 7th September 2019
9.00am to 5.00pm daily
Jesuit College of Spirituality, 175 Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3052
For academic credit $2,448
Not for academic credit $1,224
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Rev Dr Cecilia Francis is Director of the Institute for Ministry Development Inc. As a qualified Clinical Pastoral Educator (ASACPEV Inc.) and trainer in Spiritual Direction, Cecilia provides training, professional supervision and ministry development pro...