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Supporting Individuals Who Are DeafBlind

Interpreters, Interveners, and Support Service Providers Kristi M. Probst, Ed. D. and Susanne Morrow, M.A., CI and CT Comparing the Roles and Responsibilities of Interpreters, Interveners and SSPs Individuals who are DeafBlind interact with their environment in unique ways. To provide access to the environment and encourage empowerment, [...]

2019-02-15T13:54:12-05:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: From RID Headquarters, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Improving Cross-Cultural and Linguistic Services in Healthcare Settings

Jaime Fatás-Cabeza, MMA, USCCI, CHI Signed by Joe Toledo, Deaf Interpreter Progressive sectors in the medical profession agree about the importance of addressing diversity efficiently to provide quality care, positive outcomes, and patient safety. This is a truism for interpreters. However, when healthcare organizations and personnel [...]

2019-02-15T13:53:56-05:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: From RID Headquarters, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dear Encounters With Reality

Brenda Cartwright, M.S., CSC, CI and CT DEAR ENCOUNTERS WITH REALITY: I interpret at a college and sometimes during the lectures, the Deaf student does not watch me. They may be reading something, texting, or sometimes sleeping. When this happens, I tend to shrink my [...]

2019-02-15T13:53:39-05:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: From RID Headquarters, Uncategorized|0 Comments