Medical managers have the responsibility to hire medical sign language interpreters for Deaf/Hard of Hearing patients. WHY and HOW is the selection made?
Power Positions with diversity can be a scary topic. In a position of authority, how do you treat someone different than you?
Providing sign language interpreting for domestic violence situations is challenging. Be as educated as you can be to help raise awareness.
Many state regulations have considered the differences between the terms Hearing Impaired versus Deaf. Find out if your state has accepted “Deaf” and why.
Everyone makes mistakes and sign language interpreters are only human. Christine Phelps, interpreting expert, offers words of wisdom about making mistakes.