GCCS02 Schedule

22-Aug-20Sat9.00am to 1.00pmCourse Orientation
25-Aug-20Tue7.00pm to 9.00pmAdministration of Pre-Course Counselling Process
08-Sep-20Tue6.00pm to 10.00pmThe Supervisory Relationship
Therapist’s & Supervisee’s Activities in Supervision
Evaluation of the Therapist’s Operations in the Supervisory Process
12-Sep-20Sat9.00am to 5.00pm
19-Sep-20Sat9.00am to 5.00pmIntroduction to the Models of Supervision – Models in Psychotherapy theory, Social Role Models & Developmental models of Supervision. Formats and Methods of Supervision including individual & group supervision.
26-Sep-20Sat9.00am to 5.00pmInterpersonal Process Recall (IPR), Lecture and Demonstration. Evaluation – Importance of Evaluation & Types of Evaluation Favourable Conditions for Evaluation.
03-Oct-20Sat9.00am to 5.00pmAssessment of Supervisee’s Variables – 3 stages of development & 8 supervisory issues.
Assessment of Supervisor variables & Assessment of Supervisory Environment
08-Oct-20Thu6.45pm to 9.45pmIntroduction to the Ethical Decision-making Model
Overview of Common Ethical Principles and Legal Issues in Supervision
15-Oct-20Thu6.45pm to 9.45pm
24-Oct-20Sat9.00am to 6.00pmEthical Practice: Adherence to Guidelines, the Supervisory Working Alliance Confidentiality, Clients’ Privacy and Privileged Communication Informed Consent with Supervisees regarding Supervision
30-Oct-20Fri6.00pm to 10.00pmGroup Supervision, Transactional Analysis Model
04-Nov-20Wed6.00pm to 10.00pmGroup Supervision, Systematic Model
12-Nov-20Thu6.45pm to 9.45pmBoundary Issues in the Supervisory Relationship
19-Nov-20Thu6.45pm to 9.45pm
28-Nov-20Sat9.00am to 5.00pmMajor Ethical Issues in the Supervisory Relationship
Peer Group Learning & Discussion (PSC60016)
03-Dec-20Thu6.00pm to 10.00pmGroup Supervision, Reality Therapy Model
10-Dec-20Thu6.00pm to 10.00pmGroup Supervision, Psychodynamic Model
17-Dec-20Thu6.00pm to 10.00pmGroup Supervision, Solution Focused Brief Therapy Model
07-Jan-21Tue6.45pm to 9.45pmInformal Peer Live Supervision (Day 1)
14-Jan-21Thu6.45pm to 9.45pmInformal Peer Live Supervision (Day 2)
28-Jan-21Thu9.00am to 5.00pmBasic Tenets of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Supervision Models in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (competencies and processes); Role of Supervisor and Supervisee; The Supervision Relationship – Collaborative Empiricism
29-Jan-21Fri9.00am to 5.00pmConceptualising Client/Supervisee Progress-Identification of Strengths,
Expectations, Beliefs, Negative Emotions
Hypothesis Generation and Testing 
30-Jan-21Sat9.00am to 5.00pmKnowledge and Skill Development Use of Behavioural Techniques: Modelling Role Plays
01-Feb-21Mon9.00am to 5.00pmImplementation and Evaluation
Developing Reflective Practice Role of
Objective, Reliable Measures to Evaluate Practice;
Evaluation of Supervisee  Competencies
Peer Group Learning & Discussion (PSC60017)
02-Feb-21Tue9.00am to 1.00pmGroup Supervision, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Model – Group A
02-Feb-21Tue2.00pm to 6.00pmGroup Supervision, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Model – Group B
08-Feb-21Mon6.45pm to 9.45pmFormal Peer Live Supervision (Day 1)
09-Feb-21Tue6.45pm to 9.45pmFormal Peer Live Supervision (Day 2)
24-Feb-21Wed6.45pm to 9.45pmCourse Review
(Attendance is Compulsory, Collection of Documents)
To Be Advised (2021)12.30pm to 4.00pmGraduation Ceremony
Attendance is Encouraged (graduand may bring 1 guest, FOC)
(Regalia and Tea Buffet will be sponsored by ECTA)

Public Holidays


01 January 2020

New Year Day

25 January 2020

Lunar New Year 1st Day

26 January 2020

Lunar New Year 2nd Day

27 Jan 2020

Chinese New Year (observed holiday)

10 Apr 2020

Good Friday

01 May 2020

Labour Day

07 May 2020

Vesak Day

24 May 2020

Hari Raya Puasa

25 May 2020

Hari Raya Puasa (observed holiday)

 31 July 2020

Hari Raya Haji

 09 Aug 2020

National Day

 10 Aug 2020

National Day (observed holiday)

 14 Nov 2020


 25 Dec 2020

 Christmas Day


  01 Jan 2020

New Year’s Day

 12 to 13 Feb 2020

Chinese New Year