Reflecting Each Other’s Light: A Shared Commitment to Clinical Growth
Reflective practice facilitates affective processing, promotes understanding of emotional responses, and deepens clinical practice. Follow one department’s journey from a supervision group model to a peer reflection model. Theories related to group cohesion
and adult development will be discussed. Participants will have the opportunity to engage in a reflective activity.
■ Discuss growth opportunities that may develop from a peer facilitated reflection group.
■ Discuss how various factors such as adult development stages, attachment theory, coping styles, and generational differences impact group cohesion.
■ Share in the experience of a reflective activity.
■ Identify tools to begin a peer reflection group within your own department.