On May 31st, the Johnson University Counseling Center is hosting a training session on:

“Embracing Growth through Vulnerability: The Role of Shame Resilience Theory in Enhancing Supervisory Effectiveness” with:

 Jonathan Benz, Ph.D., LPC-MHSP
(1.5 CEs available approved by NBCC, www.nbcc.org)

 Friday, May 31, 2024
9:00 a.m.-10:30 p.m.

Participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the core principles and components of Shame Resilience Theory (SRT) and apply its relevance to clinical supervision in promoting counselor well-being and effective client care.
  2. Explore practical strategies for integrating SRT into clinical supervision sessions, including techniques for identifying and addressing shame triggers, fostering self-compassion, and cultivating a supportive supervisory environment.
  3. Evaluate the impact of SRT on the supervisory relationship and the development of counselor self-awareness, empathy, and cultural humility, and discuss potential challenges and ethical considerations in applying SRT in clinical supervision contexts.

Location: Richardson Preaching Center 155

Johnson University
7900 Johnson Drive
Knoxville, Tennessee 37998

Cost: $15

Register Here:


ACEP Administrator for Johnson University: Maria Greco, [email protected]

Johnson University has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, #3051. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified.

Johnson University is solely responsible for all aspects of this program.