Enhancing Skills in Child Welfare Practice Through Supervision (Chapter 4 in Competency-Based Social Work Practice: An Integrated Approach to Decision Making).
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This chapter describes the role of supervision in enhancing competencies in case decision making using a child welfare case illustration. Discussed are the key decisions made by the supervisor who monitors, guides, and evaluates the social worker. Supervisor reflections are included, as well as a discussion linking competencies to supervisory decision making and emphasizing the value of integrative competencies. 9 references. (Author abstract modified)
Social work; Social workers; Child Welfare; Child welfare training; Child welfare workers; Clinical supervision