Two of the presenters, Niesha Washington-Shepard & Franklin Jones Jr. on “Still Ain’t Satisfied?: The Limit of Differences” @ the Manchester Grand Hyatt hotel in San Diego, CA. June 30-July 3. For more information, www.aslta2019.com
Breaking Silence is a 4-day, 32-hour training during which interpreters gain the skills necessary to work directly with crime victims. Applicants who successfully complete the training will be given the opportunity to sign a contract to begin accepting paid assignments as independent contractors for Ayuda’s Victim Services Interpreter Bank.
Working with Transgender and Non-Binary Deaf Clients. This workshop will provide interpreters knowledge about how to interpret for clients that are transgender and/or non-binary. Interpreters often sign incorrectly which can lead to offending the transgender client. Blake will show the correct signs, phrases and what the appropriate approaches are to work successfully with transgender and non-binary clients in an interpreted setting in order for interpreters to be more inclusive of all gender identities.
VRS: Overcoming Your Fears (Free Workshop). With the ever-evolving world of technology, Deaf people are provided more access to telecommunication. Unfortunately, not all interpreters feel comfortable interpreting in a Video Relay environment. More times than not this discomfort comes from the unknown. This workshop is designed to provide interpreters who have had no experience in the video relay world the opportunity to learn about VRS, and to alleviate the fear of the unknown.
VRS: Overcoming Your Fears - 0.3 CEUs (Free Workshop) With the ever-evolving world of technology, Deaf people are provided more access to telecommunication. Unfortunately, not all interpreters feel comfortable interpreting in a Video Relay environment. More times than not this discomfort comes from the unknown. This workshop is designed to [...]
StreetLeverage - Live 2019 Austin, TX | May 3-5 StreetLeverage – Live is an event for forward-thinking sign language interpreters seeking to examine conventional practices in order to remain focused on the humanity of the people they encounter through their work. Register Now | More Details
Deaf Interpreter Translation Series Workshops DI Translation Series: CART Interpreting Hosted by: Gallaudet Interpreting Services Presents Presenters: Darla Konkel, MA, CDI and Gino Gouby, CDI & SC:L Friday, April 19, 2019 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Gallaudet University - 800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002 - Room: SAC 1213 [...]
Deaf Interpreter for-for?: Accepting the facts that WE need Deaf Interpreters. Hands-on activity, scenarios, DI teaming strategies, role & responsibility. Workshop led by Niesha Washington-Shepard.
This Power Hour workshop will focus on: Producing meaning in real space and token space Developing techniques for keeping space consistent Strategies to employ when spatial relations change Creating visual space in your English-to-ASL interpretations and making it meaningful Total CEUs = .15.