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Intro to Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence Interpreting - 4/26/2021

Module Dates: April 26- May 28, 2021

There is a huge need for trained interpreters in domestic violence and sexual violence (DVSV) settings. Having training can mean the difference between making a survivor feel empowered or retraumatized. Working successfully in this niche requires specialty knowledge and skills to be successful.

This module covers:

·       Why domestic violence and sexual assault happens.

·       How trauma impacts language.

·       Different settings and systems in which interpreters work.

·       Interpreting considerations for the trauma informed practitioner.

·       Self-care practices that will keep us and the people we work with healthy.

·       Steps and resources for further training.

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