Supervisor At Caribbean House Community Health Care Network

760 WordsApr 7, 20164 Pages
The purpose of a supervisor having supervision over interns is to monitor the tasks that interns do and help them enhance their knowledge and skills. My supervisor at Caribbean House Community Health Care Network has demonstrated that she is accomplishing these purposes. My supervisor has demonstrated that she is accomplishing these purposes through her behavior towards me, when she supervises me. During my time at Caribbean House Health Care Network I have benefited from the supervision of my supervisor because she an effective supervisor. The textbook The Human Services Internship: Getting the most from your experience give examples of effective supervisors that fits the experience that I have with my supervisor. According to Myers Kiser, P (2012) “Effective supervisors are knowledgeable, supportive and skillful in giving feedback. They must be willing to address difficult issues as they arises, teach their supervises important information and skills, and model high standards of professionalism and expertise,” (page 110). When she gives me tasks to do she checks up on me to see if I am doing it correctly. One of the times I encountered benefiting from my supervisor’s supervision was when I first began to inform patients about wellness resources and services that are offered at Caribbean House Community Health Care Network clinic. Some of the wellness programs that are offered are yoga, meditation, sound meditation and fitness. Some of the services that are offered are
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