Clinical supervision offers practitioners a safe and supportive space, outside of their workplace, to reflect on their practice and to engage in learning which will further enhance their skills, knowledge and experience. Clinical supervision offers practitioners an extra layer of support to help them navigate the complexities that come with working in the human services field.
Gabbey is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker who has worked in the human
services field on the Sunshine Coast since 2006. She has worked in many fields
of practice including with families, youth, homelessness, domestic violence and
She has special interests and skills in working with personality
disorders; attachment trauma; complex trauma; PTSD; suicidal ideation, self
harm and suicide prevention; grief, loss and bereavement; and issues
surrounding young people. Gabbey utilises a range of knowledge's, theories and
skills to inform her supervision.
She is kind, caring, compassionate and
supportive. She understands the challenges that come with providing front line
support to vulnerable populations on the Sunshine Coast and is passionate about
supporting other practitioners who are working in this space.
One of her strong
values is providing a quality and affordable service to practitioners.
Supervision at Hope and Healing
At Hope and Healing Social Work and Counselling clinical
supervision can be provided either in person at the office in Nambour or over Zoom or Skype. The Hope and Healing
Social Work and Counselling office is a beautiful, welcoming and safe space for
you to come and access supervision. At your initial session you will set out
the plan for what you want to achieve from your sessions.
If you are registered
with the AASW, supervision with Gabbey will count towards your required hours. You
do not need to be a social worker to access supervision through Hope and
Healing Social Work and Counselling, Gabbey works with professionals from all
human service industries, however if you have supervision requirements from
your professional body, check with them regarding what you need from a
supervisor and whether Gabbey meets this criteri
When looking for a supervisor, it is important to find someone you feel supported by, who you feel safe to talk to openly and honestly, and who has specific skills and knowledge's in your area of practice. To see whether Gabbey might be suitable for your supervision needs, contact her via phone or email to arrange a time to talk further.