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Multiple sections lengthened and added to include updated literature on supervision.

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date: 07 July 2020

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The article addresses the four major content areas of supervision, including direct practice, professional impact, job management, and continued learning. It also examines supervision models and current challenges including the adoption of evidenced-based practices, a movement away from process supervision, supervision of social workers by other professionals, advances in technology, inter and intra-cultural issues, and changes in the NASW Code of Ethics.

Keywords: supervision, consultation, supervisor, supervisee, professional education, parallel process, inter-cultural supervision, intra-cultural supervision, code of ethics, technical standards for supervision and practice, integrating science and art in supervision, evidence-based practice, trauma-informed practice, evidence-informed practice

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