International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling

, Volume 22, Issue 2, pp 157–169

Career counsellors, support and lifelong learning: A case for clinical supervision


DOI: 10.1023/A:1005632604793

Cite this article as:
McMahon, M. & Patton, W. International Journal for the Advancement of Counselling (2000) 22: 157. doi:10.1023/A:1005632604793


While much has been written about clinical supervisionin other fields of counselling, little has beenwritten in the area of career counselling. However ascareer counsellors are confronted with the challengesof a constantly changing world of work, their supportand learning needs are increasing. This articlediscusses the role of clinical supervision as amechanism for facilitating the support and lifelonglearning of career counsellors moving into thelearning culture of the 21st Century.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Learning and DevelopmentQueensland University of TechnologyKelvin GroveAustralia (Corresponding author: E-mail: