Webinar: Legal Interpreting - what's the worst that could happen?
'What if I make a mistake in court/the police station? What if I don’t understand the deaf person? What if …?' Byron looks at some of the language and translation issues that commonly arise in these settings and a variety of coping strategies.
GDPR As A Freelancer - Are you Compliant?
Learn the main points of GDPR in plain English! How it impacts you as a freelancer, how you begin to assess your compliance and how to work towards being compliant. Exercises and templates will help you apply the theory to your business.
Vicarious Trauma - Avoid Reliving Your Client's Experience
When working with clients suffering trauma, we can feel an emotional residue, stress, weariness and lose our zest for life. Why does it happen? As empathetic professionals, how do we protect ourselves from vicarious trauma, or minimise its effects?
Interpreting on the Ward
Vicky discusses working with Deaf professionals in a medical setting along with its specific challenges, interpreting for Deaf patients on a ward and interpreting during a birth.
Advancing the Work of Personal Reflection: Looking After Your Limbic System
Dr McIntosh continues her series of webinars by addressing our body’s reaction to stress. How can our limbic system help us take care of ourselves at work? What is compassion fatigue and how do we address it?
Course: Professional Boundaries - maintaining wellbeing for you and your clients
This subtitled course will discuss how to maintain healthy professional-client boundaries. It will examine vicarious trauma and transference. Quizzes and exercises will help you apply the course to your professional practice.