Supervision and Consultation
Dr. Deacon has provided individual and group supervision to many clinical psychology students and community clinicians in various healthcare professions during his career. He is a board-approved supervisor by the Psychology Board of Australia and is interested in providing the following types of supervision:
-Supervision to provisional psychologists completing an accredited higher degree program (clinical psychology)
-Supervision to provisional psychologists working in addition to their higher degree placements
-Principal and secondary supervision to registrars in an approved area of practice endorsement program (clinical psychology)
Dr. Deacon has in-depth knowledge of the science and practice of behaviour therapy, CBT, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), as well as exposure therapy for anxiety in particular. Supervisees can benefit from his personal experience putting this knowledge into practice in the clinic as well as his educational and clinical resources on these topics. He has a track record of training and supervising highly skilled clinicians, including those who have gone on to leadership positions in clinical practice settings. Dr. Deacon is keen to work with supervisees who seek to improve their knowledge, comfort, and competency in CBT and/or ACT within an evidence-based approach to practice. If you are interested in supervision with Dr. Deacon, please contact him to discuss your interest.