Potomac Chapter

of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf



WORKSHOP: Working with Transgender and Non-Binary Deaf Clients

  • 04 May 2019
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Gallaudet University, SAC Room 1011

Registration

  • The workshop will provide more knowledge about how to interpret for clients that are
    transgender and/or non-binary. Interpreters often sign incorrectly and it can lead to
    offending the transgender client. Blake will show the correct signs, phrases and what the
    appropriate approaches are. Blake will teach how the interpreters can be more inclusive
    of all gender identities!

This workshop will provide interpreters knowledge about how to interpret for clients that are transgender and/or non-binary. Interpreters often sign incorrectly which can lead to offending the transgender client. Blake will show the correct signs, phrases and what the appropriate approaches are to work successfully with transgender and non-binary clients in an interpreted setting in order for interpreters to be more inclusive of all gender identities.


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