Social Worker Steven Hunter, MSW, presents Mental Health: Working with Non-Standard Deaf Signers in American Sign Language. In this webcast, Steven identifies types of non-standard ASL users typically found in the mental health setting. Participants will be provided an overview which will assist them in understanding sign language dysfluency. Steven also identifies the core strategies used in mental health interpreting.
1. Participant will identify two types of non-standard ASL users in the mental health setting.
2. Participant will be able to define sign language dysfluency.
3. Participant will identify at least two core strategies of mental health interpreting
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
Steven Hunter, MSW, LCAS, CPSS