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Mini Workshop Series - Fall 2015 (Traverse City)

  • 03 Oct 2015
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Northwestern Michigan College 1701 East Front Street, Traverse City, MI

Registration

  • Current MIRID member (Dual or Supporting) attending only 1 workshop (morning or afternoon)

    Members must be logged in on mirid.org in order to select this option.
  • Current MIRID member (Dual or Supporting) attending both morning and afternoon workshops

    Members must be logged in on mirid.org in order to select this option.
  • Not a current MIRID member attending only one workshop (morning or afternoon)
  • Not a current MIRID member attending both morning and afternoon workshops
  • Current ITP student attending only one workshop (morning or afternoon)
  • Current ITP student attending both morning and afternoon workshops

Registration is closed

MIRID’s 2015 Fall Mini-Workshop Series 

Traverse City

Two fantastic workshops!!!

“Practical Considerations for Medical Interpreting” *

Andi Chumely

Saturday, October 3, 2015 

9 am - 12 pm

This workshop will explore some practical considerations for medical interpreting. Topics covered in this course include:  strategies for obtaining the pertinent information before going to an assignment, things to consider when dressing for a medical appointment, review of resources for medical terms and signs, exploring the nuance of English as used in the medical setting, hands up practice with interpreting medical jargon and technical English used in the medical setting

Level: Little/None Target Audience: Interpreters and ITP students 

AND

 “Deliberate Practice: Techniques to Improve Interpreting Skills”*

 Erin Seipke-Brown & Megan Seipke-Dame

Saturday, October 3, 2015 

1 pm - 4 pm 

 Presenters will summarize the concept of Deliberate Practice and its applications. Through the use of ASL Expansion Techniques, participants will be able to analyze a variety of scenarios to determine appropriate expansion techniques for improved message clarity. Participants will also learn strategies to apply Deliberate Practice to simultaneous and consecutive interpretations as related to their individualized professional growth plans.

Level: Little/None Target Audience: K-12 Educational interpreters and 1 on 1 educators

Location for both Traverse City workshops: 

Northwestern Michigan College 1701 East Front Street, Traverse City, MI 

*Presented in ASL only. No interpreters will be provided. 

RID CEUs and BEI Units Pending

Pre-registration is mandatory; There will be no at the door registration.

Register using the button to the left

For information about the mini workshop happening in Detroit on Sunday, September 20, check out the registration page here: Mini Workshop Series - Fall 2015 (Detroit)

Detroit

“CPS: An Overview” 

Gavriel Shmueli 

Participants will gain an overview of Children’s Protective Services (CPS) and their function in ensuring the safety and well-being of children and their families. We will touch upon the basics of the Forensic Interviewing Protocol, Home Assessments, Parental Interviews and a CPS investigation from intake to Adjudication. 

Sunday, September 20, 2015

9 am - 12 pm

Young Israel of Southfield 27705 Lahser Road, Southfield, MI 

Level: Little/None Target Audience: Interpreters and ITP students 

RID CEUs and BEI Units Pending

To register for this workshop, click on the link below

Mini Workshop Series - Fall 2015 (Detroit)

Pre-registration is mandatory; There will be no at the door registration.

MIRID

P.O. Box 1143

Temperance, MI 48182

www.mirid.org

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