The requirements for an individual to be approved as a site and/or external supervisor of MACP Practicum students have been changed. The current requirements for practicum supervisors are listed below, beginning January 1, 2022.
The supervisor can practice counselling independently.
Qualifying and/or Provisional status will NOT meet MACP supervisor requirements.
• Current CV or Resume, that includes specific information on completed training, continuing education, workshops, or directed learning in providing clinical supervision.
• Copy of current professional registration, licensure, or certification.
If you are a potential Site and/or Supervisor for an MACP student seeking to complete their practicum with your agency/organization, please review the following information and steps of the Practicum Application process.
There are three (3) separate processes required by the MACP Program for a student’s practicum application to be considered for approval:
Please read the specific details about each step in the overall Practicum Application Process outlined below.
The URL to the Supervisor Application is: https://practicum.yorkvilleu.ca/supervisors/supervisor-application/
NOTE: The student should not be completing the Supervisor Application form for any supervisor.
Once the student has confirmation from the Site and Supervisor that an application has been submitted (i.e., the Site application and the Supervisor application), then the student can complete the following steps:
Please be aware that the Practicum Liaison does not engage with students. If students have questions about the process, please review the recording of “Living the Practicum Life” in the Skills Learning Lab, attend the weekly drop-in zoom hours with the Practicum team, read the Student Practicum Manual or, as a last option, submit an MACP AskYU ticket.
The Practicum Liaison will not respond to student emails.
The Supervisors Practicum Guide provides all of the guidelines that sites and site supervisors will need to be informed for providing site and supervision for the MACP practicum students. Please refer directly to the Site Supervisor Guide for more information related to practicum start date and allocation of hours, site requirements, supervisor requirements, supervisor roles and responsibilities, required practicum activities, and relevant forms.
By becoming a practicum supervisor for a Yorkville University MACP student, supervisors accept the following roles and responsibilities: