Interpreter Support Group

  • 19 Jun 2019
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Whittier Clinic, Thorson Conference Room, 2810 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55408
  • 20

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Interpreter Support Group

Medical or legal, spoken or sign language, whatever the discipline, interpreters act as both witnesses and narrators of many aspects of trauma, which over time can impact mental health and emotional well-being. 

This support group, led by a Medical Interpreter, will include education related to stress and self-care as well as dedicated time to support each other, ask questions, and share experiences. Come to receive support, learn something new, or to support others!


PRESENTER:
 
   STEPHEN SEWELL
                             Spanish Medical
                              Interpreter

Stephen Sewell's first experience as an ad hoc medical interpreter was at the University of Minnesota Hospitals in 1971 (long before interpreting was regularly available). He has pursued his interest in Spanish language and culture through various community service jobs, as well as being a teacher of Spanish. His wide-ranging interests include cognitive development, cooking, music and the brain, and gardening. He is especially interested in encouraging others to explore learning and self-care opportunities. He recently completed training to be a trainer for The Community Interpreter International course.  

WHEN:    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
                6:00 to 8:00 pm


                Check-in & on-site registration:
                5:30-6:00 pm

                On-site payments:
                ONLY CASH or CHECKS


WHERE:  Whittier Clinic
                Thorson Conference Room
               
 2810 Nicollet Avenue 
                 
               Minneapolis, MN 55408


CEU: 
      1
 ATA CE point 


COST: 
    Online registration through 6/17
 
               $ 5  for members  
               $ 10  for non-members
 

               On-site registration
                $ 15
  for all   

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