September 2019 webshop: Intersectionality in Behavioral Health Interpreting

      Cultural competencies are essential when interpreting between people of varying cultures. It is important to recognize how cultural differences impact the interpreting needs. It provides an overview of structures of oppression and privilege using the theory of kyriarchy. It also discusses intersectionality in the Deaf, DeafBlind, and hard of hearing communities. Registration opens September 1, 2019. Webshop closes at 11:59pm on September 30.

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      August 2019 webshop: Specialized Interpreting: Addiction and Recovery

      There is a shortage of interpreters trained and qualified to work in addiction recovery settings. This webshop will introduce information about addiction, recovery settings, and the journey of recovery in the Deaf community to help interpreters decide if this speciality is a good fit for them.Registration opens August 1, 2019. Webshop closes at 11:59pm on August 31st.

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