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Clinical Supervision

1.  Supervision-induced anxiety causes supervisees to respond in a variety of ways, with some of the responses being defensive.
A) True
B) False
2.  Supervisee resistance consists of verbal and nonverbal behaviors.
A) True
B) False
3.  The primary goal of resistant behavior is self-protection.
A) True
B) False
4.  Supervisee resistance is common.
A) True
B) False
5.  The primary goal of resistant behavior is self-protection in which the supervisee guards against some perceived threat.
A) True
B) False
6.  Supervisees may not accept the legitimacy of supervision because they perceive their skills to be equal, if not superior, to their supervisor.
A) True
B) False
7.  Supervisees never uses flattery to inhibit the supervisor's evaluative focus.
A) True
B) False
8.  Reducing power disparity occurs when the supervisee focuses on his/her knowledge.
A) True
B) False
9.  Submission, a common form of resistance, occurs when the supervisee behaves as though the supervisor has all the answers.
A) True
B) False
10.  A positive supervisory relationship grounded by trust, respect, rapport and empathy is essential for counteracting resistance.
A) True
B) False
11.  For both counselors and supervisors, any dual relationship is problematic if it increases the potential for exploitation or impairs professional objectivity.
A) True
B) False
12.  Informed consent is key to protecting the counselor and/or supervisor from a malpractice lawsuit.
A) True
B) False
13.  Confidentiality is rarely discussed in supervision.
A) True
B) False
14.  With a novice supervisee, a high degree of support and a low amount of challenge or confrontation is advisable.
A) True
B) False
15.  A pre-group session with the supervisee can be used to "spell-out" expectations and detail the degree of structure.
A) True
B) False
16.  Enactments generally occur when the therapist's own blind spots and character lead him or her to drift away from technically neutral acceptance of the transference.
A) True
B) False
17.  The prevention of boundary violations depends, in large measure, on education of therapists, clergy, and other professionals.
A) True
B) False
18.  The supervisor's role is to promote supervisee growth by challenging cultural assumptions, encouraging emotional expression and validating conflict of attitudes and values.
A) True
B) False
19.  Counselors bring with them their cultural manifestations as well as their unique personal, social and psychological background.
A) True
B) False
20.  Self-understanding is a necessary condition before one begins the process of understanding others.
A) True
B) False
21.  Novice counselors should overgeneralize things learned about a specific culture as therefore applicable to all members of the culture.
A) True
B) False
22.  Sexual misconduct remains a significant problem in the behavioral health professions.
A) True
B) False
23.  The integrative model of supervision is one of the most widely used models in the supervisory process blending a variety of theories and techniques into a unique process.
A) True
B) False
24.  The interpersonal process between the supervisor and supervisee is key to a successful supervisory relationship.
A) True
B) False