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Find an online supervisor in ACTO's online supervisors directory

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Lorraine Cookson

Membership Number: 435
I have worked for over a year with online supervisees and find this way of working really ideal for supervision as you can find a supervisor that fits your needs even if the location isn't otherwise ideal.

Renee McDonald

Membership Number: 454
Description of my online supervision service: Providing process-driven, and largely person-centred clinical supervision for counsellors, psychotherapists and practitioners for the past few years, I run regular monthly supervision groups for groups of practitioners. In addition, I run individual online supervision sessions too.
I provide online supervision services in Australia to Australian counsellors & psychotherapists. I have published research in online supervision and have spoken at a conference specific to online supervision. 

DeeAnna Merz Nagel

Membership Number: 650
Description of my online supervision service: I offer one-off consultation; ongoing supervision is considered on a case by case basis.
I have been providing clinical supervision since 2001 and online field and clinical supervision since 2006. In the early days, supervision was delivered in a hybrid fashion- both online and in-person individually and in groups via email, chat and telephone. Now I also conduct consultation/supervision/counsellor education via audio/video platforms. I am available for one-off consultations regarding online therapy and supervision. Ongoing supervision will be considered on a case-by-case basis so as to address crossing borders and jurisdictional responsibilities since I am located in the United States. I also teach clinical supervision and online clinical supervision courses, certificates and certifications through Online Therapy Institute.

Maryam Best, Supervisor

Membership Number: 144
Supervisor Member Level:
  • Level 3
Description of my online supervision service: Email and / or live video.

SUPPORTIVE SUPERVISION / CONSULTATION FOR PROFESSIONALS:
If you are a supervisor, experienced therapist, counsellor in training, or work with people and would like support, get in touch.
As a qualified supervisor, I have provided online supervision / consultation (live video and confidential email) since 2009 alongside in-person supervision (since 1997).
My clients include individuals and groups working in private practice and organisations (counsellors, psychotherapists, supervisors) as well as project workers, trainers and managers.
I have worked closely with or in several organisations such as Mind, Relate, Exeter College, Truro and Penwith College, Devon County Council, Exeter and Falmouth Universities.

Dr Karen Williams

Membership Number: 412
Hello, I’m Karen. I offer a safe and respectful space where you can reflect on your practice in a flexible way that meets your personal and professional needs. I tailor supervision to your particular needs and we can reflect together on what underpins your practice dilemmas and decisions. I always approach your supervision agenda with respect and compassion for what is important to you to bring to the sessions. I offer supervision via video, phone, and instant messaging to qualified therapists, counsellors and psychologists who are working with clients aged 18 and over.

Dr Kate Thompson

Membership Number: 407
Starting to work online as a therapist can be quite a daunting experience, but specialist supervision relating both to process and technical aspects of this new arena of work can be hugely helpful.  There is something thrilling in expanding your skills as a therapist, even as this can require thinking about so that you proceed with appropriate caution. I have worked as a face to face supervisor for both qualified and trainee psychologists, psychotherapists and counsellors, in both the NHS and voluntary sector settings, as well as offering supervision privately. My background is as a secondary care psychologist in the NHS so I understand the particular settings in which psychological therapists work  (having been one myself for more than two decades) as well as the pressures and challenges of this work, particularly in this period of austerity. My own specialism was working on a specialist project for refugees and asylum seekers, which involved a lot of complex trauma work as well as support with rebuilding and restarting life after a major existential change. I relish working cross culturally, and have specialised in thinking about the impact of using interpreters in therapy, or working in second (or third) languages and how this can be supported (or not) by institutions and managers, creating systemic challenges for individual therapists. I am also really interested in how people manage challenges at work, and enjoy supervising individuals working in occupational health settings or for employee assistance programmes (EAPs). I am a relate trained couple counsellor, and have offered couple work face to face for many years, more recently seeking to expand my own therapeutic work with couples online. This is an area of expanding interest for me, and one in which I would be happy to learn together with supervisees seeking to develop practice in this area

Susan Utting-Simon

Membership Number: 317
Description of my online supervision service: I have experience in offering supervision using video, text messenger and email exchange. I can offer a combination of these methods of communicating if you are unsure which would suit you best, or if your needs change.
My core training is person-centred. I provide supervision for trainees and qualified supervisees, in groups and individually, in a wide variety of settings including Private Practice, Schools (UK & International), Voluntary sector counselling agencies, Mental Health Crisis Services, Hospices and Welfare Rights. I have extensive experience of working with CYP and with transcultural issues, and a particular interest in working with supervisees/clients in the Middle East, Far East and Africa. My current supervisees are involved in delivery of, or line management of staff, in the professions of counselling, psychotherapy, play therapy, psychology, pre-and post-bereavement care, and advice work.  

Pat Spink

Membership Number: 311
Description of my online supervision service: Supervision of counselling and/or coaching or supervision, 1:1 or in groups, of work undertaken with clients and supervisees online, face-to-face or blended.

May also include professional development and/or practice development as required.

I supervise client work or supervision undertaken via video (including video supervision of f2f work), phone/VoIP, live chat and email.

1:1 supervision can be via video, phone/VoIP, live chat and email – or a blend of these.

With groups it’s usually via video although occasional opportunity can be provided, with the agreement of other group members, to use other media.

Discount available for supervision of supervision for supervisors in training and qualified supervisors training to work online.

Liz Mackenzie

Therapist Member Level:
  • Level 3
Membership Number: 335
Supervisor Member Level:
  • Level 3
Description of my online supervision service: I work online with individuals who are counselling privately, or within organisations. I available to work with groups of supervisees online.
I provide online counselling via Zoom, using Instant Messaging, Voice Only or Webcam; I can also provide this via email. I have more than 25 years experience working face-to-face as a counsellor/ psychotherapist and have worked as an online counsellor since 2017.