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Deaf Interpreter Conference III

Wednesday, June 26, 2019, 2:00 AM

Conference Program Description: This is the Deaf Interpreters' opportunity to make the most out of this experience by participating fully in the dialogue with peers and colleagues. This conference brings together very experienced Deaf Interpreters with many years of work behind them as well as newer Deaf Interpreters that are coming into the field. The interactions we will have will show how Deaf Interpreters should be regarded in terms of what we bring to the task. The work that we do is largely unrecognized. DIC 1's goal was to create a Deaf space and serve as a platform for participants' engagement and understand in relation to our field of interpreting. Through our time together here, you'll have new tools to use to bring back to your communities and educate individuals on the distinctions and higher regard for skills we bring to this field. Workshop Offered: Attendees can choose between professional development workshop centered around Deaf interpreters or aspiring Deaf interpreters. Some of our 2017 workshop offerings were: • See through Deaf Interpreter’s Eyes: Ethical Decisions Making • Status Quo Bad Reality/Good Reality: Embrace the Changes • Empowering Ourselves: Looking Forward • ProTactile: An Introduction • THINK ME NUTHING! Understanding the Richness of the Black Deaf Community • Visual Gestural Communication 101 • Bridge to Borrowing : Strengthening ASL Through Signed Language Borrowing • Move Forward in your DI Profession • Facing Roadblocks? What is preventing you from advancing your DI skills? • Understanding SSI & SSDI Benefits. Overview and Interpreting Consideration • Ethical Quandaries for Deaf Interpreters Within The Healthcare Setting 2019 workshop titles will be selected and announced in April. Program Cost:Before April 15th: $600Before May 1st: $650 Before June 1st: $700 After June 1st: $750 You can register anytime and also onsite. Who Should Register:Everyone! Deaf community members, Deaf interpreting students, pre-certified and certified Deaf interpreters, Deaf ASL teachers and Deaf interpreter educators. This program is pending approval for CEUs by Oregon Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, an approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. All info can be found at http://www.deafterpconf.org. Questions? Contact one of the DIC3 team by email at deafinterpconf@gmail.com.

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