It is a great way to clarify subsistence of good practice and to maintain ethical guidelines and boundaries. It is also a space for you as a practicing or training counsellor to reflect in depth on your ways of working. There are differing ways of working within the structure and context of a supervisee and supervisor working relationship, but your supervision is about what you bring to the process with any client issues.
Empahsis is on you and your understanding of how you work as the counsellor.
What is your knowledge of your clients and how you work with this knowledge.
How do you react to transferences and co-transferences between you and your clients.
Reflective acknowledgement of any impact of clients issues.
Reflective awareness of any ethical dilemmas.
Identification of awareness of the self on the client from the unconcious.
Strategies to help clients move forward.
Any professional developmental needs of further training etc.
Ideas for managing a private practice from basic administration, to self advertising, diary management, the what's needed remit of running a successful counselling practice.