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Minneapolis Interpreter Support Group

When:
September 9, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
2017-09-09T09:00:00-05:00
2017-09-09T11:00:00-05:00
Where:
Whittier Clinic
2810 Nicollet Ave S
Minneapolis MN 55408
Cost:
Pre-registered members: $5, Pre-registered non-members: $10, Same-day registration: $10 at the door (cash or check)
Contact:
Isabel Montanez

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

This workshop is a continuation of previous sessions, but you can come to one or to all.

Nobody knows what it is like to be an interpreter as well as another interpreter. It can be a stressful and exhausting job, especially when we interpret distressing or horrific stories. This support group 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!

The workshop consists of a two hour presentation and conversation in a small group setting. 

Presenter:  Heidi S. Telschow, LICSW

1 hour of continuing education credit
1 Point ATA Continuing Education Credit
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 Online registration: here!

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Pay by credit card or paypal
NEW Preregistered Members: $5.00
Preregistered Non-members: $10.00
Same day registration: 8:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.
All (members and non-members) same day registration: $10.00
Pay by check or cash
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If you do not register ahead of time, you must arrive BEFORE 8:45!
Anyone arriving after 9:00 a.m. or leaving before 11 a.m. will not receive a certificate of participation. Please be considerate of colleagues and organizers and arrive early!

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