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The National Standards for Healthcare Interpreter Training Programs are here, and NCIHC wants to help educators meet them. Through the NCIHC Home for Trainers Webinar Initiative, you’ll find tips and strategies to help you improve training content, methods and techniques. We host a webinar every other month and each webinar features interesting and timely material selected and presented by leaders in the field of interpreter training. Guest trainers in the Home for Trainers webinars series retain copyright to all material and content created for their respective webinar.

 

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Past Topics and Presenters in the Home for Trainers Webinar Series

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Interpreting Is a Practice Profession! Improving Professional Performance with Demand-Control Schema

By Debbie Lesser, MS, CI/CT, QMHI, CoreCHI

Continuing education approved by CCHI, IMIA, ATA, and RID

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Frontlines to the Classroom: Advanced Practice Strategies for Interaction Management and Sociolinguistic Negotiation in the Healthcare Setting

By Andrea Henry, CHITM

Continuing education approved by CCHI and IMIA

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Raising the Bar for Healthcare Interpreting:
The Trainer's Role

By Johanna Parker, MA, CHITM, FCCI

Continuing education approved by CCHI and IMIA

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Missing the Plot: Preparing Trainee Interpreters for the Use of Informal Idiomatic Language in the Health Setting

By Ineke H. M. Crezee, PhD, ONZM, MA (Tr), MA, BA, RN, NAATI Cert Tr, Cert Health Int 

Continuing education approved by CCHI and IMIA

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DeMystifying Rape & Sexual Assault Encounters for Medical Interpreters

By Patricia Alonzo, M.Ed, CHI, CMI

Continuing education approved by CCHI.

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Doing Empathy in Multilingual Healthcare Communication Through Interpreters: an Evidence-Based Perspective

By Dr. Demi Krystallidou

Continuing education approved by CCHI.

Adapt, Amend, Adjust: A Panel Discussion on How Interpreter Trainers Adapted their Programs in Response to COVID-19 Restrictions

Panelists: Carmelina Cadena, Jaime Fatás-Cabeza MA, USCCI, CHI, Jennifer M. Flamboe, M.A., CHI™, Michon Shaw, M.S., NIC Advanced, Tamas Farkas, B.A.

Moderator: Rachel Herring, Ph.D.

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Interpreting IEP Meetings: A Close Look for Interpreter Trainers at this Intersection of Healthcare and Education Services

By Nora Goodfriend-Koven, MPH and Gabriela Siebach, MATI, CHI

Continuing education approved by CCHI.

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How Not to Hurt Part 2: Teaching Trainers about Vicarious Trauma and Advanced Self-Care Tools for Interpreters

By Ludmila Golovine

Continuing education approved by CCHI

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Interpreting for Fragile Patients in Mental Health Encounters: Training Tips for Healthcare Interpreters

By Dr. Laura Brookham

Continuing education approved by ATA, CCHI, and IMIA

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Working with Detained Immigrants in Removal Proceedings: Training Tips for Healthcare Interpreters

By Laura Belous, Esq. and Jaime Fatás-Cabeza MA, USCCI, CHI

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI

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“Just Read This to the Patient.” An Introduction to Teaching Sight Translation to Healthcare Interpreters

By Rachel Herring, M.A., Ph.D.

Continuing education approved by ATA, CCHI (performance-based), and IMIA

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Not Only English! Building the Foundation for Language-Specific and Bilingual Interpreter Instruction

By Natalya Mytareva, M.A., CoreCHITM and Margarita Bekker, CoreCHITM

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI

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I'm Exhausted! Teaching Interpreter Trainers about Research on Complicated Encounters and Measuring Mental Fatigue

By Andrea Henry, BA, CMI-Spanish and Kathy Murphy, MSC, RN, PCNS-BC, PPCNP-BC

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI

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How Not To Hurt: Teaching Trainers about Vicarious Trauma and Interpreter Self-Care

By Ludmila Golovine

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI

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A Lot to Think About: Investigating Dialogue Interpreting Performance

By Rachel Herring, M.A., Ph.D., and special guest Cynthia E. Roat, MHP

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI (performance-based)

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Putting Consecutive in Order: Reassessing Priorities and Skills in the Teaching of Consecutive Interpreting

By Jaime Fatás-Cabeza

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI (performance-based)

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All of the Above: Preparing Interpreters for Computer-Based Exams

By Liz Essary, MCI, CHITM

Approved by ATA for CEP

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Professionalism and Beyond: Training Interpreters to Succeed in Business

By Rosanna Balistreri, Giovanna Lester, CT, and Elena Langdon, MA, CT, CoreCHITM 

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI

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Bridging the LLD Gap: Relay Interpreting and Lack of Equivalencies

By Victor Sosa, CCI, CMI

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI

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Modality Matters: Including Remote Interpreting in Interpreter Training Programs

By Suzanne Couture, MEd, CHITM

Continuing education approved by ATA and CCHI

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By Eliana Lobo, MA, CoreCHITM
Continuing education approved by ATA

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 There's an App for That! Tools for 'Terps

By Cris Silva, M.A., CT
Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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 Décalage is Not a Dirty Word: Teaching Simultaneous Mode to Healthcare Interpreters

By Elena Langdon, MA, CT, CoreCHITM
Continuing education approved by ATA, CCHI, and IMIA

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To Cry or to Scream? Managing Impartiality in Emotional Situations

By Michelle Marie Pinzl, MA
Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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Open to Interpretation: Knowing What You Don't Know about Implicit Bias

By Kalen Beck, CI and CT 
Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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Training for Impartiality: How Interpreters Can Work Effectively with Gender and Sexual Minorities

By Tim Moriarty, MPA, CMI-Spanish, CHI, and Jorge U. Ungo
Continuing education approved by ATA, CCHI, and IMIA

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 A Closer Look for Trainers: Lessons from the National Job Task Analysis Study of the Healthcare Interpreter Profession

By Eliana Lobo, M.A., CoreCHI and Natalya Mytareva, M.A., CoreCHI
Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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Translation: A Multifunctional Tool in the Interpreter's Toolbox

By Katherine Langan, PhD
Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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Training Heritage Speakers: A Journey Worth Taking

By Natasha Curtis, MA, CHITM and Glenn Martinez, PhD

Continuing education Approved by CCHI and ATA

Please Do, Please Don't: Partnering with the Provider for a Successful Encounter

By Nancy Foote, MD

Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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Baby Steps to Note-Taking 

By Rosanna Balistreri 

Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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Live Q&A with Guest Trainers: 

A Roundup of 10 Past Presenters

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Remote but Highly Engaged: 
Training Telephonic and Video Interpreters for Success

By Claudia Brauer  

Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

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Say That Again? Enhancing Your Accent Acumen

By Amber Desiree Franklin, PhD, CCC-SLP

Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

 

Gloss Up Glossaries! Expanding the Application of Glossaries in Interpreter Training Programs 

By Natalya Mytareva, M.A., CoreCHITM 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

Thanks for Making that Mistake!
Using Errors as an Interpreter Teaching Tool 

By Juan Felipe Gutiérrez Sanín, M.D., MPH 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

     

Commit to Rubrics: A Connecting Factor that Impacts Healthcare Interpreting from the Classroom to the Workplace

By:
Zarita Araújo-Lane, LICSW,
Vera Duarte, MA,
Andrew Jerger, CHI™ & CMI 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

 

No Interpreter Left Behind:
Ensuring Language Access 
for Less Common and Indigenous Language Communities

By Katharine Allen, M.A. 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

Offering Feedback Effectively:
A Critical Skill for Trainers of Interpreters

By Jacolyn Harmer, MA, DEA, AIIC 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

Straight into the Deep End?
A Systematic Approach to Skill Acquisition 
and Goal-Setting
 in Interpreter Training

By Rachel Herring, M.A.  

Continuing education approved by CCHI

Spreading Safety, Not Germs: 
How to Teach Infection Control to Medical Interpreters

By Michelle Scott, RN, MA 

Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA

"Help! What do I do now?”
Improving Decision-Making Skills
for Interpreters Using Demand-Control Schema 

By Karen Malcolm, MS 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

Cultural Incompetence:
A Fix-It Webinar for Interpreter Trainers 

By Marjory Bancroft, M.A. 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

Technical Tools for Teaching Medical Interpreters: 
From YouTube to iPhones as Classroom Aids 

By Alvaro Vergara-Mery, PhD, CMI 

From the Classroom to the Exam Room:
Learning Based on Real-World Experience

By Therese-Marie Mirande, PhD, MA

Tips for Teaching Advanced Medical Topics
and Finding Resources for LLDs 

By Mary Esther Diaz, M.Ed., CT 

Continuing education approved by CCHI

Teaching Ethical Decision-Making 
to Healthcare Interpreters 

By Cynthia E. Roat, MPH 

Continuing education approved by CCHI and ATA