Working as an interpreter in other countries: France
What can we learn from our French sign language interpreting colleagues? What's the interpreting climate like? Aurelia will give us an insight into the challenges and successes facing French sign language interpreters as well as her PhD research.
Working as an interpreter in other countries: America
What can we learn from the training and practice of our American Sign Language Counterparts? We discuss many topics including video relay interpreting, legal interpreting, self-evaluation and consecutive interpreting.
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?
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?
Autism and Deafness
We’re delighted to welcome presenters from the Leeds and York Partnership NHS. You’ll learn about autism assessments, the (DIADS) project and how interpreters can work with clinicians during the diagnostic process.