We will explore the complexities of the profession of Interpreting. Day to day we face challenges in our profession. We will discuss ways to make our jobs more effective for, not only ourselves, but also the Consumer by exploring our own personality types. Proper business etiquette is a very important part of our profession. We will learn the dos and don’ts in our field of expertise. Most importantly, during the last hour, we will discuss self-care, because we are worth taking care of!
0.3 Professional Studies
The Betty & Leonard Phillips Deaf Action Center is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for continuing education activities. The Professional Studies program is offered at the 'Some' Content Knowledge Level.
We will have recorded version of every webcast available. If for some reason you cannot attend the webcast at the scheduled time, you may watch the recorded version later. Because of this, we cannot offer refunds. If a webcast is cancelled, you will be given credit to view another webcast, either live or archived.
Working sign language interpreters
Wendi Coker, NIC
Wendi is an accomplished workshop and webcast presenter on a variety of subjects. She has also worked for the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s office for 8 years in a variety of setting including, civil, patrol and detectives and is Post Certified in law enforcement. Wendi has worked in deaf ministry for over 12 years. Through that ministry, an evangelistic deaf choir was established called “Hands of Praise”. Wendi traveled with this team for several years ministering to deaf all over.