Humor and Supervision: Yes, You Can Laugh!

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

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, especially around stress management

2) Use role play to practice different forms of humor such as a story, metaphor, therapeutic ploy or funny failure

3) Explore and discuss how the use of workplace humor promotes quality of life among team members, colleagues and with clients

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

 

Cleveland State University - West Center
26202 Detroit Road, Westlake, OH 44145

Provides 3 hours of approved continuing education credit for counselors, social workers, and psychologists (SUPERVISION, PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT)