Behavioral Health Interpreting: Trauma-Informed Approach

Deaf, DeafBlind and hard of hearing communities experience trauma at higher rates than hearing individuals. They also face additional barriers to accessing behavioral health services.

This webshop will give you tools to consider how to be a trauma-informed practitioner. This webshop was designed with Carla Shird.

This webshop covers:

  • The symptoms of trauma and impact of trauma on functioning.
  • Prevalence of trauma in the Deaf, DeafBlind and hard of hearing communities
  • Interpreter role in treatment and vicarious trauma.
  • Trauma-informed approach when working with clients.

Cost: Free!

Register: A link to register will be posted here by May 1, 2018.