Competency Measures

Assessment of Competency Benchmarks Work Group convened by the APA Board of Educational Affairs in collaboration with the Council of Chairs of Training Councils:

Competency Benchmarks Document


University of Chicago Medicine:

Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience Psychology Trainee Evaluation of Supervision Competencies


Examples of Competency Documents from Kaiser Permanente Northern California Postdoctoral Residency Program:

Postdoctoral Supervisor Evaluation Form


Resident Initial Self-Assessment Of Skills & Competencies


Competencies Quarterly Progress Report


Supervision Information and Resources

USF Counseling Center Postdoctoral Fellowship Supervision Log - Supervisor Self Assessment


USF Counseling Center Postdoctoral Fellowship Supervision Log - Courtesy of Lisa Ferdinand, PhD Postdoctoral Training & Emergency Response Coordinator - Counseling Center Student Affairs


September/October 2012 Los Angeles Psychologist

Clinical Supervision: A New Era


With permission of the California Psychological Association, From the California Psychologist

Falender and Shafranske - Clinical Supervision and Risk Management


Roth and Pilling Supervision Competencies, U.K.


Presidential Address APA, Division 37, Society for Child and Family Policy and Practice Carol Falender, Ph.D., President, Division 37



The following measures are available for downloading:

Therapist Evaluation Checklist (Hall-Marley) (Download PDF Version)

Supervisor Evaluation Form (Hall-Marley) (Download PDF Version)


Clinical Supervisor Self-Assessment (Christopher Ebbe) (Download PDF Version) Supervisor Self-Assessment (Download PDF Version)


You may self-assess your supervision knowledge using the following survey: Download PDF Version. It was designed to highlight topics covered in Dr. Falender's supervision training sessions and in Falender and Shafranske's Clinical Supervision: A Competency-based Approach.

Additional Information and Resources

American Psychological Association

The home page for the American Psychological Association.


Canadian Code of Ethics for Psychologists (2017)


The California Psychological Association

The home page for the California Psychological Association.



The home page for the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers.


CAPIC: California Psychology Internship Council

Training Resources


Competencies Documents including Benchmarks, Practicum Competencies and NCSPP


Ken Pope's Website with elaborate information on ethics, and a wide range of associated topics relevant to supervisors


• California Social Work Education Center: Social Work Competencies


• American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy: Marriage and Family Therapy Competencies


• American Association of Colleges of Nursing: Psychiatric/ Mental Health Nursing Competencies


• Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: TIP 52 Clinical Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor


• Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: TAP 21-A Competencies for Substance Abuse Treatment Clinical Supervisors


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: TAP 21 Addiction Counseling Competencies

Carol Falender, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

in the State of California PSY 5703

310-451-1236 (Phone and Fax)


Carol Falender, Ph.D.



Clinical Professor