Supervision on the distance



The analysis of various forms of use of computer approaches in supervision on a distance is presented: alive supervision, e-mail, rooms for discussions, the synchronous communications, cybersupervision with use of videoconferences. The new theoretical questions arising in connection with work in a cyberspace are designated. Advantages and restrictions of various computer appendices in the Internet- supervision, described by foreign psychologists, and also separate results of author's researches and prospects of the further development cybersupervision are discussed.

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Keywords: Supervision, computer approaches, the Internet, supervision on a distance, benefits, problems, results of researches, prospects

Journal rubric: Workshop and Methods

Article type: scientific article

For citation: Menovschikov V.Y., Postnikov I.V. Supervision on the distance . Konsul'tativnaya psikhologiya i psikhoterapiya = Counseling Psychology and Psychotherapy, 2011. Vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 40–50. (In Russ., аbstr. in Engl.)


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Information About the Authors

Victor Y. Menovschikov, PhD in Psychology, Assistant professor, doctorate student at the Laboratory of scientific groundings of psychological counseling and psychotherapy, Psychiological Institute of Russian Academy of Education, President of the Federation of Consulting Psychologists Online, Supervisor of MSPPN, Moscow, Russia, e-mail:

I. V. Postnikov, Moscow, Russia, e-mail:



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