Supervision

Completing the clinical licensure process can be overwhelming, but we are here to help with that! 

Our available supervisors are state and board approved. They help clinicians through the process of obtaining independent licenses and/or play therapy credentialing. 

Our supervisors help develop goals, work towards clinical competency and support clinical development through individual and didactic supervision. Read more about their individual supervision styles and philosophies below!

Maria Laquerre LMFT, RPTS
Alanna Giusto MSW, LCSW
Jessica Cauthorne MSW, LCSW
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Maria Laquerre LMFT, RPTS

 

Maria utilizes the Systems/Dialectical Model of Supervision (SDMS). SDMS considers aspects of the supervisor-trainee relationship as well as assessing and addressing the developmental level of a supervisee. She believe that how a supervisor responds to a supervisee will transfer into the therapy room and affect how they responds to their own clients. SDMS provides that supervisors and trainees are individual biological systems that are influenced by their biological and social factors, again viewing the individual within a systems concept and being mindful of how that affects their engagement in supervision.

 

Maria is a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor and an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. Maria chose to complete these additional certifications to further her own skills and she believes that ongoing education and training is vital to all aspects of her profession. To learn more about these certifications, please visit:  www.aamft.org  and www.a4pt.org.

 

Contact Maria directly for rates and availability via email at maria@anewhopetc.org

Alanna Giusto, MSW, LCSW​

Alanna Giusto, MSW, LCSW is a New Mexico Board of Social Work Examiners approved supervisor. She can supervise LMSW (provisional licensure included) and LAMFT clinicians. Alanna has experience primarily with children and adolescents in outpatient settings. She also has experience with CYFD and has worked at an inpatient facility. Both individual and group supervision is available. To inquire about rates and availability, please contact Alanna at alanna@anewhopetc.org or 575-323-0039.

Jessica Cauthorne, LCSW

 

Jessica is an LCSW and an approved supervisor by the New Mexico Board of Social Work Examiners. Jessica has had significant supervision experience, including as a Permanency Placement Supervisor at the Children Youth and Families Department as well as clinical supervision of interns in a psychiatric hospital setting. Jessica has been a practicing therapist for over ten years, providing clinical services to children, adolescents and adults in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Jessica utilizes her supervision training and real practice
experience to help clinicians understand and implement best practice standards, allowing them to strengthen their skills, ensure client welfare, establish their own therapeutic identity, while supporting their growth and professional development.