Deaf Interpreters: For For?


Zoom (link sent after registration)
$5 members, $15 non-members
Free for community members
0.3 CEUs
Presented in ASL

Description:

Ever wonder - Why? How? When? This workshop will help you:

  • Remove misconceptions and stigma about deaf interpreting
  • Learn about the process of deaf interpreting and reasons for using deaf interpreters, learn how using deaf interpreters creates less mental fatigue for deaf consumers
  • Learn how misinformation about deaf interpreting impacts the deaf community as a whole
  • Learn about the various ways deaf/hearing interpreting teams position themselves when working together

Target Audience:

This workshop is intended for Deaf Consumers, Deaf and Hearing Interpreters, and Interpreter Agencies

When

February 16, 2023 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Where

Interested in Becoming a Member or Renewing Your Past Membership? Visit Our Membership Page or Contact Us Directly

Contact Us

Contact Us

P.O. Box 23672
Rochester, NY 14692-3672

Genesee Valley Region Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (GVRRID) does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, selection of volunteers and vendors and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members and volunteers.