VISTAS Multicultural Issues in Counseling

VISTAS Online is an innovative publication produced for ACA by Dr. Garry R. Walz and Dr. Jeanne C. Bleuer of Counseling Outfitters, LLC. Its purpose is to provide a means of capturing the ideas, information and experiences generated by the annual ACA Conference and selected ACA Division Conferences. Papers on a program or practice that has been validated through research or experience may also be submitted. This digital collection of peer-reviewed articles is authored by counselors, for counselors. VISTAS Online contains the full text of over 900 proprietary counseling articles published from 2004 to 2017.

Antisocial Personality Disorder and Clinical Supervision

Edward Dunbar and Shari Sias


Antisocial personality disorder occurs in approximately 3% of the general population and up to 70% in inpatient and forensic populations. Professionals who counsel clients with antisocial personality disorder display higher rates of burnout and job dissatisfaction. A case illustration demonstrates how clinical supervisors can assist supervisees in understanding symptomatology, processing countertransference reactions, and developing creative interventions for treating clients.

Keywords: Antisocial personality disorder, clinical supervision, countertransference

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