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Deaf Self-Advocacy Training: Advocating for Yourself and Others
May 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
One event on December 20, 2021 at 9:00 am
One event on January 24, 2022 at 9:00 am
One event on February 28, 2022 at 9:00 am
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One event on April 25, 2022 at 9:00 am
One event on May 23, 2022 at 9:00 am
This specialized curriculum is devoted to teaching deaf individuals to self-advocate for effective interpreting services. This 7-part series includes concepts of self-esteem and self-determination, the law,ethics of working with interpreters, video relay interpreting, preparing for self-advocacy, and how to effectively tap resources. Presented in ASL by Corina Gutierrez, Director of Community Advocacy for New Mexico Commission for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Persons.
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