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Becoming An ASL Interpreter

Becoming An ASL Interpreter

“Do you have Deaf family? How did you learn ASL?” These are the two most common questions I get when walking into an assignment with a Deaf client that I have never interpreted for previously. My answer to the first question is no. My answer to the second question is...

Secondary Traumatic Stress

Secondary Traumatic Stress

What is Secondary Traumatic Stress (STS)? Secondary Traumatic Stress (and its kin terms: Empathic Distress, Vicarious Trauma, and Secondary Victimization) is: Emotional, physical, or spiritual distress precipitated by exposure to people or animals who are experiencing...

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