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Now Presenting QS trainings via Zoom
-This 12 HOUR FLORIDA Qualified Supervisor Training meets the educational requirements to become a qualified supervisor pursuant to Section 491.005, F.S., and subparagraphs 64B4-11.007(3)(b)2., paragraph 64B4-21.007(3)(b), and subparagraph 64B4-31.007(2)(a)2., F.A.C. by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling.
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-CE Provider since 2009
-CE Provider for QS trainings since 2013
-Over 1300 trained clinicians since our start in 2013
-Presented by Maria Martinez-Salazar, Ph.D., LMHC
This option is for the training which will award 12 ceus. Click button below to securely pay thru Merchant One. $230 payment may also be made thru Zelle 305-215-7501 or Venmo @Maria-Martinez-Salazar code 7501 . **Please include training date selection next to zip code
This option has 30 ceus (12 from training, 18 online over 2 renewals), profile listing, and Niche listing for 2 areas. Click button below to securely pay thru Merchant One. $300 payment may be made thru Zelle 305-215-7501 or Venmo @Maria-Martinez-Salazar code 7501 ** Include training date selection next to zip code
Virtual 12 hour Supervision Training Schedule
June 13, 2022 Monday 8am to 8pm
July 18, 2022 Monday 8am to 8pm
August 5, 2022 Friday 8am to 8pm
September 16, 2022 Friday 8am to 8pm
October 10, 2022 Monday 8am to 8pm
November 11, 2022 Friday 8am to 8pm
December 12, 2022 Monday 8am to 8pm
Price: $230 or $300 This unique package includes training manual, supervisor electronic resource links (videos, forms, contracts, tools) plus with the $300 upgrade payment, you get 18 additional online ceus ($55 value) valid for LMHC, LMFT, LCSW's (can be spread across 2 renewal periods if needed), a complimentary permanent profile listing at MeetYourSupervisor.com ($90 value), and up to two niche listings at FloridaCounselorNicheReferral.com ($50 value) ** Qualified Supervisor Training times will include breaks and time for participants to have their meals.
**FREE ONLINE CEUS DO NOT INCLUDE THE ONLINE 4 HOUR SUPERVISORY TRAINING CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE. THIS COURSE IS $40 and DOES NOT HAVE A DISCOUNT.
Please click below to order your online ceus. We offer all the required courses for renewal plus over 37 general courses. FLORIDA Qualified Supervisor Training participants can spread out the CEUs over two renewal periods without penalty.
**One day trainings are scheduled monthly on Monday or Friday. Two day trainings are available as a Friday and Saturday combo. All day Saturday trainings are available upon request as long as 10 or more participants are booking together (great for large peer groups/agencies/schools/and organizations). Additional Independent trainings are available upon request with dates not shown above as long as 10 or more participants are booking together. *Bilingual trainings are available (English/Spanish) upon request.
Participants, please keep in mind that profiles must be submitted no longer than 6 months from the training date you attended. Licensed Psychologist get permanent advertising of their profiles at MEETYOURSUPERVISOR.COM in lieu of the online ceus and up to three niche listings at FloridaCounselorNicheReferral.com. Licensed Psychologists may attend our live/virtual 12 and 4 hour trainings. They will self report their ceus
MDM Counseling and Mediation Services is an approved provider for (live and online) continuing education by the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy, and Mental Health Counseling and The Florida Board of Psychology for live courses. (CE Provider #50-11089) Expires 03/31/2023
** Proud CEU Provider since 2009
**Supervision Training Provider since 2013 (over 1300 Florida clinicians have successfully completed their training with us). Experience counts and so do you!
If you are unable to attend for any reason once payment has been made, your registration will be transferred to the next live session or one of your choice. There are no refunds. If you are unable to attend future sessions, a credit will be issued towards online CEUs provided by MDM. After making your payment, please send an email to email@example.com to inform us of purchase and session date preference. Please include your professional license number (ie. MH0000) and your contact information including address and phone number. Once your payment is processed, a confirmation email will be sent with further course details and online ceu order details
Our Zoom/Virtual trainings meet the requirements stated below:
64B4-6.0025 Approved Continuing Education Course for Supervisory Training. The continuing education course required to meet the qualifications for a qualified supervisor pursuant to section 491.005, F.S., and subparagraph 64B4-11.007(3)(b)2., paragraph 64B4-21.007(3)(b), and subparagraph 64B4-31.007(2)(b)2., F.A.C., must be offered by a Board approved provider of continuing education and consist of the following:(1) It must meet all the requirements of subparagraphs 64B4-6.004(2)(a)1.-5., F.A.C.;(2) It must be 12 clock hours of didactic and interactional instruction which must be provided live and delivered in a manner and in such a way that monitors attendance, minimizes distractions, and allows for real-time interaction between the instructor and the attendee; and,(3) Must contain content that satisfies the following learning objectives. The participant will:(a) Become familiar with the major models of supervision for clinical social work, marriage and family therapy or mental health counseling;(b) Gain skills to develop a personal model of supervision, drawn from existing models of supervision and from preferred styles of therapy;(c) Understand the co-evolving dynamics of therapist-client and supervisor-therapist-client relationships;(d) Explore distinctive issues that arise in supervision;(e) Address the contextual variables in practice such as culture, gender, ethnicity, power and economics;(f) Become familiar with the ethical, legal and regulatory issues of supervision;(g) Review the Florida laws and the board rules governing interns and supervision; and,(h) Understand the role of evaluation in supervision.(4) Every third biennium, a qualified supervisor shall obtain 4 hours of supervisory training continuing education.(a) These hours shall count toward satisfaction of the continuing education hours required for license renewal for the biennium in which the hours are taken.(b) The course will:1. Review changes to Florida laws and rules relating to Interns and Supervisors,2. Discuss various electronic delivery systems for supervision and methods for ensuring confidentiality,3. Discuss ethical, legal and regulatory issues of supervision, including documentation of the supervisory sessions,4. Review research of effective supervision models,5. Review challenges in supervision,6. Address how cultural issues can affect the supervisory relationship,7. Discuss accountability of both the supervisor and the intern in the supervisory relationship,8. Discuss the business aspects of supervision,9. Discuss the ethical, legal, and regulatory issues of teletherapy. Rulemaking Authority 491.004(5), 491.007, 491.0085 FS. Law Implemented 491.007, 491.0085 FS. History–New 12-29-96, Formerly 59P-6.0025, Amended 12-11-97, 8-13-08, 5-8-16, 11-7-16, 3-18-19, 10-14-20.
How much experience do I need to become eligible to be a Qualified Supervisor?
Four (4) years of clinical social work experience, 2 years of which can be earned during a post-masters clinical internship. Five (5) years of clinical experience in marriage & family therapy, 2 years of which may be earned during a post-masters clinical internship. Five (5) years of clinical experience in mental health counseling, 2 years of which can be earned during a post-masters clinical internship. Please note, you can take the training prior to meeting the above criteria and submit your training certificate to the Board once you have met the respective work experience time for your field
The Florida Board of Psychology allows psychologists to use live continuing education courses approved by another Board within the Division of Medical Quality Assurance of the Department of Health towards their continuing education. This is per Rule 64B19-13.003(1)(i). The educational provider approved by the other Board is not able to report course completion for the psychologist. The psychologist can self-report the course within their CE Broker account. When they report it, they will attest that the course is relevant to the practice of Psychology and it enhances their learning skills consistent with contemporary standards for Psychology practice.
The pdf documents were downloaded from the Florida Board of Clinical Social Work, Marriage & Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling website on 12/3/2020. Please make sure you visit for the most up-to-date info at https://floridasmentalhealthprofessions.gov/resources/
"During my 17 years as a LMHC, I have attended many lectures, seminars and workshops. The Qualified Clinical Supervision Training facilitated by Doctor Salazar, was without doubt, the best I have attended. The information was delivered in an excellent manner. The exercises were both fun and educational. Doctor Salazar displayed a unique ability of keeping attendees engaged while maintaining a keen focus on imparting understanding and learning, with richness, relevance and professionalism. At the end of the program, I felt enthused, energized, eager and confident to begin Supervising Interns. I highly recommend this Training."
-HAROLD E. LOVE, Ph.D., LMHC, NCC, MCAP, CAMS
"I traveled 5.5 hours to participate in Dr. Martinez's course. It was well worth the time and money! Excellent experience - Educational and Growth Provoking!"
-Renee McQueen, Ed.D., LMHC, CAP
"I would recommend this course to all licensed professionals, regardless of location. I traveled to Miami from Clearwater Fl and it was well worth the travel! It was interactive, entertaining, educational and I feel confident to supervise registered interns after taking this course."
-Tiffany L. Werhner, MS, LMHC, PA
“Dr. Martinez’s training was highly interactive and engaging. I would definitely recommend this course to others. Not only is she knowledgeable but also very generous with that knowledge.”
- Carol Chehade, LCSW
“Excellent Course! Instructor is very knowledgeable and makes the course work fun. I would definitely recommend this training for anyone interested in becoming a qualified supervisor.“
“This course ought to be experienced by anyone who is in a supervisory position. It is an excellent course presented by a brilliant professor.“
-Dr. Chuck Gerardi Ph.D., MS. Pharm D. (Tampa Bay)
“This course was excellent! Dr. Martinez is very knowledgeable. She provided various exercises that kept us engaged and helped to enhance the learning process. This course has helped to enhance my confidence as a clinical supervisor and surpassed my expectations. This course was rewarding and enjoyable. You will not be disappointed.”
“The course was exactly as advertised. Maria clearly knows what she is talking about and presented the material with thoroughness and consideration. Her enthusiasm for this was obvious and contagious. She enjoyed presenting and we all enjoyed and valued the presentation.”
-Elliot Shamis, LMHC
“Dr. Martinez-Salazar made the course interesting and enjoying. She used a combination of didactic presentation, appropriate writing assignments and role playing to enhance the learning experience."
- Stephen Herz, LMHC, CAP
“Learning process very interactive and trainer very knowledgeable and helpful.”
- Cynthia Conroy, Jupiter FL
" Dr. Martinez-Salazar is very personable and knowledgeable on the subject matter and was open to discussing questions and concerns during the course."
-Noemi Marquez, LCSW
"Maria, you did a great job streamlining the course material for us. I have learned quite a bit and feel comfortable about being a supervisor now. Thank you from the bottom of my heart."
"Maria was very knowledgeable and made the Qualified supervisory course fun. Thanks for everything!"
-Tina Wilken, LCSW
"This course was a great educational opportunity for me. It surpassed my expectations. Dr. Martinez is very engaging, knowledgeable of topic matter and made this 2-day presentation enjoyable. I will definitely recommend this course to colleagues."
"Excellent, useful. Dr. M is a skilled and delightful teacher."
-David B. Wohlsifer Ph.D, LCSW
"Very informative and interactive course. I felt I gained alot of insight and knowledge by the end."
"This was an exceptional course and I left with a plethora of resources and I embark on providing supervision to interns."
-Jorja Bailey, LMHC
"The course is very helpful for everybody who is interested. The training teaches you alot of resources you can use in your practice."
-Maria E. Medina
"Dr. Martinez-Salazar was prepared, professional, thorough, and engaged. This training was excellent! You need to do workshops about marketing! I would definitely attend. Thank you so much!"
"This training was both informative and interactive which really was helpful for preparing professionals to transition to the role of a supervisor."
"I now have a better understanding of what is required of me as a qualified supervisor." "Thank you."
" It was a pleasure working with Dr. Martinez-Salazar. She made the course interactive and interesting. I was engaged throughout the entire process and I feel confident to supervise others based on what I learned." -RoseMarie
"I am so glad I took this course, it was very educational and fun!"
" I thoroughly enjoyed the course. It was very interactive and I learned a lot."
-Andrea Hamilton, LMHC
" I enjoyed the course to become a qualified supervisor in the state of Florida by Maria. I learned very useful information in the course material, from the videos, role plays and assignments but also from the networking opportunity/meeting other advanced professionals. I highly recommend this course to clinicians who want to become a qualified supervisor"
-Danielle Jacobs, LMHC
"This was an excellent training by Dr. Martinez. She presented the material in an thoughtful and effective manner. Additionally, I met some wonderful people to connect with professionally. Well worth the time and money."
-Ray Harvier, LCSW
"I thought I'd struggle through 12 hours but this was both educational and interactive. It was also fun. The time went by quicker than I thought it would. Thanks for the course and scholarship!! Well worth it!"
-Dione Massicot De Pooter, LCSW
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