WEBINAR: Interpreting in Spiritual Care

  • 01/19/2019
  • 10:00 - 12:00
  • Webinar


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Please complete payment by January 18th, 2019. You will not be able to watch the webinar without completing payment.

NOTIS Community Interpreters Division presents 

Webinar: Interpreting in Spiritual Care

As medical providers continue to focus on holistic care, more and more encounters include emotional and spiritual components. In these encounters, interpreters are often exposed to topics, terminology, and beliefs that are new to them. In this two-hour webinar, we will learn about the role of spiritual care and chaplains within the medical system, we will review a topical glossary, we will discuss difficulties that interpreters face, and we will examine practice scenarios to consider how to approach potentially challenging cases. Join us live or listen to the recording at a later date.

The Community Interpreters Division of NOTIS is excited to offer this training in webinar format. Registrants will receive the webinar address on the day of the webinar.  They can participate with the webinar live and ask questions through the GoToWebinar chat feature. A recording of this webinar will be made available for 15 days after the training. Only attendees who register by the deadline and watch the entire webinar will receive a certificate of attendance (and corresponding continuing education units). Registrants who watch the webinar recording for credit will need to submit two attendance codes provided by the trainer during the webinar. 

Yvonne Simpson is the Medical Interpreter Supervisor at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. She holds a Master of Arts in Spanish (Linguistics) and has significant experience in interpreting, translating, teaching and training. Yvonne is a DSHS Certified Spanish Medical Interpreter and is a Certified Medical Interpreter through the National Board.

CE credits? Two (2) continuing education credits are approved by the Administrator of the Courts, the Washington State DSHS, CCHI, and ATA. 
Certificates of Attendance will be awarded to all who: 1) watch the entire live webinar, OR 2) watch the entire webinar recording and submit the two attendance codes to webinars@notisnet.org.

  Two options:

  • Participate in the webinar live on Saturday, January 19th, 2019 from 10am – 12p.m., and have access to the recording through February 2nd.
  • Or, watch a recording of the webinar any time between January 19th and February 2nd, 2019. 

Where?  GoToWebinar 
System requirements for GoToWebinarhttps://support.logmeininc.com/gotowebinar/help/system-requirements-for-attendees-g2w010003

Cost?  $25 NOTIS members, $40 Non-members (Click to Join NOTIS).

Registration?  Via the web (register by January 18th)
Click on the Register button below to register.

After registering, you will receive an email confirmation; if you do not receive a confirmation, your registration did not go through.

Mail in registration is not available for this workshop.  

Please submit a separate registration for each person registering.

Refunds?  We regret that no refunds can be given after January 18th. A $10 processing fee will apply for refunds requested before January 18th.

Webinar?  This training is provided via webinar on the GoToWebinar platform. A web address will be emailed to you shortly before the webinar presentation. Attendees will need access to a computer with internet and speakers to listen to the presentation.

*You can watch or re-watch the webinar as many times as you like within the viewing period. All certificates of attendance will be issued within five business days after you have either viewed the live webinar or watched the recording and sent the two attendance codes.

Anything else?  If you require accommodation, please contact the NOTIS Office Manager (officemanager@notisnet.org) at least 3 weeks in advance if possible.

Questions about class content? Please contact Yvonne Simpson at simpsony@uw.edu.

Questions about registration? Please contact Naomi Uchida at officemanager@notisnet.org
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