Australian Counselling Association & Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia Approved Supervision Training

Australian Counselling Association  and Psyhotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia approved Supervision Training.

Suitable for:

  • Experienced Counsellors and Psychotherapists wanting to expand their skills and understanding to provide Professional Supervision in their practice skills.
  • Counsellors, psychotherapists, social workers irrespective of experience, wanting to gain more insight into the responsibilities of both the Supervisee and what they should expect from their respective Supervisors.
  • Supervisors and Others who find themselves providing Professional Supervision as part of their role and need to augment their proficiency with specific Supervisor training.
  • As a foundation to Professional and Clinical Supervision for the Health, Allied Health and all practices of a similar nature whose members subscribe to a reputable Professional Organisation with a conditional component requiring Supervision.
  • Hypnotherapists.
  • School Counsellors.
  • Teachers.
  • Social Workers.
  • Mental Health Workers.


  • Conducted as a 3 day, interactive total package following a pre-course questionairre.
  • Specific training and a deeper understanding of Professional Supervision for clinical practices.
  • Understanding the rights and responsibilities of both the Supervisee and Supervisor
  • Up-skilling to better carry out Professional Supervision of your team or individuals.
  • Collaborative and practical based training
  • This course meets the ACA Supervisor Registration training criteria
  • Supervision Text Book and all study materials included in the investment
  • 10 OPD Points + 6 hours of Professional Supervision 
  • Full fee: $825 per person.   Professional Association members: ACA, AHA, ACHA, ACWA, AASW. PACFA, $795 per person. 

    Requirement for PACFA member only is Component 1, 2 = $795.00 and Component 3 added cost of $400 per person. 

  • Component 3: Advanced training, online manual, plus extra support for 2 months as the student completes 12 hours of supervision to be completed across a range of Counselling and Psychotherapy modalities,
  • Total nominal hours of training including assessment of Component 1,2, and 3 is 124 hours. STS Melbourne is the only orgnisation that  offers Component 3: Advance training and online units. 
  • If you live interstate please contact STS to see where you can first complete Component 1&2  in your own state. 

Your Presenters and Assessors

  • Barbara Matheson ACA College of Supervisors  registered
  • Heather Bunting PACFA, & ACA College of Supervisors.
  • Lyndall Briggs  AHA Registered Professional Supervisor & AHA Registered Hypnotherapist & ACA College of Supervisors
  • Student Support supervisor is Yvonne Aldred. ACA College of Supervisors.
  • plus all STS staff are Qualified Trainer's, Assessor's.

WE offer Professional Supervision to professionals in practice, specialising in Group Supervision.

For Applications and proposed Course training dates and Fees, see the Course Schedule

To apply please complete and sign the application form & scan to email: Application 

Businesses, organisation and group enquiries are welcomed and for supplementary information, please contact Barbara on call on 0412 977 553