Dr. Carol Falender

Author, Psychologist
Dr. Falender was a delegate to the 2002 Competencies Conference and to Benchmarks, and has presented plenary sessions to the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards, Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers, and the College of Psychologists of Ontario.

Carol Falender, Ph.D. started writing about supervision after directing American Psychological Association (APA) accredited internship programmes for over 20 years. Carol is co-author of Clinical Supervision: A Competency-based Approach (with Edward Shafranske), published by the American Psychological Association in 2004, and co-editor of Casebook for Supervision: A Competency-based Approach (APA, 2008), as well as numerous articles on supervision and has conducted workshops internationally on the topic of supervision.

Dr. Falender was a delegate to the 2002 Competencies Conference and to Benchmarks, and has presented plenary sessions to the Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards, Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers, and the College of Psychologists of Ontario.


Dr. Falender is a Fellow of American Psychological Association and was President of Division 37, Society for Child and Family Policy and Practice (APA). She is Clinical Professor in the UCLA Department of Psychology, Adjunct Professor at Pepperdine University, former Chair of California Psychological Association (CPA) Division II, Education and Training, Chair of the CPA Continuing Education Committee, and Chair-Elect of the Supervision and Training Section of Division 17 of APA.