Behavioral Health Interpreting

These self-directed webshops are interactive mini online classes. They require about 1.5 hours of time. Mini-lectures throughout the modules are presented in ASL. English captions are available if needed.

Technology requirements

These modules will be offered through Canvas online learning management system.

You must have high-speed internet access and a tablet or computer that supports:

  • Ability to work online and type or video record discussion posts.
  • Ability to record videos.
  • Ability to upload videos to YouTube for sharing with others in Canvas.
  • Ability to access streamed video content.

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St. Catherine University is an RID-approved CMP sponsor. These interactive modules are worth .15 professional studies CEUs.

Webshop release schedule

Intersectionality in Behavioral Health Interpreting

Release date: February 20, 2018. Designed with Najma Johnson, provides an overview of structures of oppression and privilege using the theory of kyriarchy. Continue reading

Specialized Interpreting: Mental Health

Release date: March 20, 2018. Guides you in assessing if mental health interpreting is within your scope of practice and connects you with a plethora of educational opportunities to start building your skills for working in mental health settings. Continue reading

Specialized Interpreting: Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Release date: April 20, 2018. Interpreting in domestic violence and sexual assault (DVSA) settings requires specialty knowledge and skills. Continue reading

Behavioral Health Interpreting: Trauma-Informed Approach

Release date: May 1, 2018. Designed with Carla Shird. Tools to consider how to be a trauma-informed practitioner. Continue reading

Introduction to Deaf/Hearing Teams in Behavioral Health Interpreting

Release date: May 20, 2018. Developed by CDI/CHI team Tamara Fuerst and Kate Block. Practical takeaways to help create successful interpretations in Deaf interpreter/hearing interpreter teams. Continue reading