As we move toward Matariki this year, Rod and I have been reflecting on the meaning of this ‘public holiday’ and what the significance of it may be for Pākehā living in Aotearoa. We asked each other some questions to consider this significance. What does Matariki mean to you? Rod says: Firstly I must acknowledge … Continue reading Two Pākehā discuss Matariki
I recently had the opportunity to facilitate a three day workshop on supervision: 'Essential Skills for Supervision'. Not my first ‘rodeo’ so to speak but it has left me reflecting on the privilege of working with a group of supervisors in the supervision training space. Supervision is such a broad, vast and diverse field and … Continue reading Just some thoughts really……
This is the fourth and final blog about caring for ourselves. The question I’m sitting with is: how do we manage after prolonged periods of intensity? This builds upon themes that Karen shared in May 2022. I had coffee with an old friend late last year, who said to me, “you’ve had a really full … Continue reading A reminder about self-care: part 4
This is the third blog in a series of blogs exploring external supervision FAQ. The purpose of these blogs is to clarify how you use external supervision, to open up the conversations between supervisors and supervisees about how supervision is being used, and maybe to be passed onto others seeking answers to similar questions. The … Continue reading FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT EXTERNAL SUPERVISION – Who Should I work with?