Consultation and Supervision Services for Clinicians

Free clinical consult group!

ACCS and Aging for Life are proud to offer an ongoing clinical consultation group for professionals working with older adults. 

Karin Taifour and Terri Haaga, both Geriatric Mental Health Specialists, facilitate the meeting and provide input, but all attendees are encouraged to actively participate.  If you are interested in being a part of the consultation group, please contact: 

Terri Haaga, Aging for Life:



Karin Taifour, ACCS:  206-999-5934,

Supervision for licensure

As an approved mental health supervisor, Karin provides clinical supervision to candidates working toward full licensure in mental health, marriage and family counseling, and social work.


Candidates should have at least one year post-master's experience and an established client base and/or agency employment.  

  • One-on-one supervision meetings are provided in Karin's north Seattle home office, and/or at other locations as schedule permits.  
  • Phone meetings can occur after the supervisory relationship is established.  
  • Group meetings subject to interest and schedules.

Licensure supervision hourly rates: 

In-person:  $100
By phone:  $70

Group:       $40

Supervision for specialty

As an experienced geriatric mental health specialist, Karin provides clinical supervision to licensed clinicians working toward the Washington state GMHS specialty credential.  

The Geriatric Mental Health Specialist credential requires:  

(per  WAC 388-865-0238)  
(a) A minimum of 100 actual hours (not quarter or semester hours) of specialized training devoted to the mental health problems and treatment of persons sixty years of age and older; and
(b) The equivalent of one year of full-time experience in the treatment of persons sixty years of age and older, under the supervision of a geriatric mental health specialist. 

GMHS supervision hourly rates: 

In-person:  $90
By phone:  $60
Group:       $30

 If interested in supervision for licensure or specialty, contact Karin at 206.999.5934 or