Decision-Making Skills: Scenario 4

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

It was problematic in regards to the client’s treatment program
The RBT did a good job of asking for help

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

At the next meeting

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?

How to respond to different people stepping into the RBT procedure

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.