Decision-Making Skills: Scenario 4

Your response Response example
Was this response problematic with regard to ethics, professionalism, or the client’s treatment program?

No, the trainee interjecting was appropriate. Informing those who are above her was the correct thing to do to ensure this teacher does not continue.

No, the response indicated good judgement
When/how might feedback be delivered by the supervisor?

Next opportunity to speak with trainee should address that they did the correct thing by injecting and reporting.

The supervisor might praise the trainee for the response and explain the ways in which the situation could have worsened if she didn’t take action.
What types of additional training might improve this trainee’s performance?

Continued support of situation such as described

The supervisor might initiate opportunities for the trainee to provide training to others. The supervisor can use modeling/rehearsal/feedback to prepare the trainee for training others.