This course is presented by Whitney Gissell, a BEI Advanced level certified ASL interpreter. It is designed to demystify the black box that is mental health interpreting. Participants in the webinar will acquire skills in navigating linguistic dysfluency and managing the difficult intricacies of mental health encounters.
Course objectives include:
- Identifying most common mental health disorders and brain disorders
- Understanding barriers to formulating dynamically equivalent messages
- Gaining insights to types of language dysfluency
- Developing tools for navigating dysfluency