HUMOR AND SUPERVISION: YES, YOU CAN LAUGH!

  • Cleveland State University West Center Campus 26202 Detroit Road Westlake, OH, 44145 United States

The best part about humor: it can be applied in any clinical setting! At this interactive workshop, find out how to practice different forms of humor such as a story, metaphor, therapeutic ploy or funny failure. Role play will be incorporated to enhance the use of healthy workplace humor in supervisory relationships.

Program Objectives:

1) Explore research and therapeutic benefits of workplace humor

2) Learn how humor both promotes productivity and crosses boundaries

3) Explore and Discuss how workplace humor promotes QOL among team members, colleagues and clients

4) Complete a personalized “Humor Blueprint” that identifies participant behaviors, attitudes and competencies for ongoing professional growth