Sanctuary Model Supervision: Reflections and Implications for the Music Therapy Profession
Keywords:Supervision, Sanctuary Model, Trauma Informed Supervision, Internship
This paper outlines The Sanctuary Model from the perspective of two former music therapy interns who completed their internship at a Sanctuary Certified residential psychiatric treatment facility for children and adolescents in the midwest. Both writers reflect on their experiences with supervision within this model as supervisees and board-certified music therapists. Strengths of this model such as creating a common language with which to process clinical phenomena, formation of better, more equitable interpersonal relationships between the supervisee and supervisor, and the emphasis on parallel processes are all unique aspects of this model. Discussions of Sanctuary Model supervision’s value in music therapy clinical supervision are included.
Keywords: Supervision, Sanctuary Model, Trauma-Informed Supervision, Internship
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