The study sought to examine the supervision experiences of counselors providing treatment to child survivors of sexual abuse related to secondary traumatic stress responses. Consensual qualitative research methodology (Hill et al., 2005) was utilized to capture the experiences of counselors undergoing the phenomena. Domains, core ideas, and cross-analysis results derived from the data will be reported. Implications for future research, counselor educators, and clinical supervisors will be discussed.
Counselor Education and Supervision Ph.D. Candidate,
University of South Carolina