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Alverno Interpreter Institute: Mental Health Interpreting Workshop

  • 04/20/2013
  • 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Sr. Joel Read Conference Center, Alverno College 3400 S. 43rd Street, Milwaukee

Alverno Interpreter Institute: Mental Health Interpreting Workshop


Sponsored by the Alverno College Spanish/English Healthcare Interpretation Program


Saturday, April 20th undefined 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Sr. Joel Read Conference Center, Alverno College
3400 S. 43rd Street
Directions to campus


Agenda

8:30-9:00        Registration

9:00-10:00      Opening remarks and addresses

10:00-10:15     Break

10:15-10:30     Warm-up exercises

10:30-11:15     Scripted Role Plays

11:30-12:15     Unscripted Role Plays with Community Psychology students

12:15-12:30     Closing remarks


Conference Objectives:

  • To provide information to interpreters regarding the mental health services available to community members in the Milwaukee area
  • To practice interpreting in mental health settings through scripted and unscripted role plays and exercises
  • To network with interpreters from the area
  • To work with students in the Alverno Master of Science in Community Psychology program to expose them to the skills necessary to work effectively with an interpreter*
*Event description taken directly from Alverno Interpreter Institute webpage. Please see webpage for more information.
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