Trauma Informed-Interpreting on June 22 and 23, 2017

BAIT, Inc. Workshop is presenting:

Trauma Informed-Interpreting

Amber Hodson & Tara Holcomb

July 22 and 23, 2017
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Cost: $50.00

AIDB Birmingham Regional Center
220 34th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35222

Amber and Tara, both Empowerment Directors for Deaf Hope, will be presenting this two-day training which will be providing training using a variety of learning styles, giving the audience opportunity to incorporate information through mini-lecture, PowerPoint, group discussion, activities and individual analysis. They will introduce the foundations of DVSV including the concepts of power and control and trauma. Participants will examine the dynamics of domestic violence and sexual violence (DVSV) within Deaf communities. Focus will be given to interpreting DVSV content in various settings along with language use, vicarious trauma and self-care.

Download the Flyer which has the registration form attached.

If you have any questions, contact Pat Smartt at (205) 222-9690 or


1.4 RID CMP/ACET CEUS requested

The Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services is an approved RID CMP Sponsor. This activity has been requested for 1.3 CEUs in the area of Professional Studies by The Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf.

RID CEU #0316-0717-07