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BOARD APPROVED SUPERVISOR

   
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Full NameKARLENE SCHNEIDER HAINES
License LevelLCSWC - Certified - Clinical
License Number13174
StatusActive / In Good Standing
Zip Code21146
Work Phone443-481-9028
Supervision Approval Date5/19/2010
Disciplinary ActionNO

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COMAR 10.42.08 SUPERVISION

.06 Standards for Supervision.

A. A supervisor shall: (1) Supervise only in those areas within the supervisor's competence as determined by education, training, and experience; (2) Provide supervision appropriate to the particular level of licensure being applied for or maintained; (3) Instruct and provide role modeling in the general content areas established in Health Occupations Article, §19-101(m), Annotated Code of Maryland; and (4) Ensure that a supervisee has read and is knowledgeable about Health Occupations Article, Title 19, Annotated Code of Maryland, and COMAR 10.42.01—10.42.08. B. In addition to the requirements of §A of this regulation, the supervisor shall specifically instruct and provide guidance relating to the supervisee's scope of practice of social work under Health Occupations Article, §§19-301 and 19-307, Annotated Code of Maryland, including: (1) Developing skill in recognition of patterns of behavior, based on clients' or patients' capacities and deficits; (2) Understanding and recognizing issues of the helping relationship; (3) Maintaining client or patient confidentiality with respect to privileged communications; (4) Defining boundaries; (5) Setting limits; (6) Recognition of cultural diversity; (7) Assessing the client for risk of imminent danger; (8) Administrative skills; (9) Supervision; and (10) Documentation and record keeping requirements as set forth in Health-General Article, Title 4, Annotated Code of Maryland, and in accordance with COMAR 10.42.03. C. Supervision of Candidates for a Certified Social Worker—Clinical License. In addition to the other requirements of this regulation, the supervisor of a certified social worker-clinical candidate shall instruct and provide guidance in: (1) Appropriate billing practices if applicable to the practice site, including: (a) Establishment and disclosure to clients of: (i) Fees for services; (ii) Payment arrangements; (iii) Payment plans; (iv) Financing services; and (v) Terms and conditions of service; (b) Financial record keeping and disclosure; and (c) Documentation and record keeping requirements as set forth in Health-General Article, Title 4, Annotated Code of Maryland, and in accordance with COMAR 10.42.03. (2) Treatment of mental disorders and other conditions; and (3) The provision of psychotherapy. D. A relative may not provide supervision for a social worker. E. A licensed master social worker in independent practice may provide supervision for bachelor or master social workers under the terms and conditions set forth in Regulations .04 and .05 of this chapter and in accordance with COMAR 10.42.02. F. A licensed bachelor social worker may provide supervision for bachelor social workers under the terms and conditions set forth in Regulations .04 and .05 of this chapter and in accordance with COMAR 10.42.02. (Effective 06/17/2019)

.07 Responsibilities of a Supervisor.

A. A social work supervisor shall be Board-approved before providing supervision to licensed social workers for advanced practice or independent practice. B. A Board-approved supervisor shall remain knowledgeable of the statutes and regulations as set forth in Health Occupations Article, Title 19, Annotated Code of Maryland and COMAR 10.42.01—10.42.09. C. A supervisor shall: (1) Ensure that a supervisee is practicing within the scope of the supervisee's license; (2) Determine the skill level at which the supervisee may practice; (3) Focus on raw data from the supervisee's social work practice; (4) Maintain documentation, for at least 5 years, of the supervisory sessions, including the dates, duration, and focus of the supervisory sessions; (5) Provide or ensure that a supervisee receives a minimum of 3 hours of face-to-face supervision per month or 1 hour of face-to-face supervision for every 40 hours worked; (6) Ensure that a supervisee has read and is knowledgeable about Health Occupations Article, Title 19, Annotated Code of Maryland, and COMAR 10.42.01—10.42.09; (7) Within a reasonable period of time before termination of supervision, provide the supervisee and employer with a notice of termination to avoid or minimize any harmful effect on the supervisee's clients or patients; (8) At the time of license renewal, demonstrate to the Board completion of 3 of the required Category I or Category II continuing education units in a content area focusing on supervision training as stipulated in Regulation .04A(2)(c) of this chapter; (9) Establish a written contract, on the form provided by the Board, for advanced licensure or independent practice, initiated before beginning supervision; (10) Provide for emergency supervision and direction to a supervisee by a Board-approved supervisor; (11) Complete the supervision verification form; (12) Provide a written evaluation of the supervisee's progress to the supervisee every 6 months; (13) Provide a copy of the documentation required by Regulation .04 of this chapter: (a) On request by the supervisee; and (b) On request, by the Board or its authorized agent; and (14) Comply with a Board audit of a supervisor's compliance with regard to the supervision requirements and supervisory responsibilities. (Effective 06/17/2019)

 

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