IdahoRID's Spring Workshop April 4th and 5th in Boise. See workshops by Holly Thomas-Mowery, Jim Palmer, Alan Wilding and a Forum led by Mike Smith. 

IdahoRID Presents
Trauma-Informed Interpreting

By: Holly Thomas-Mowery, CI, CT, NIC Master, SC:L
Friday April 4, 2014
6:00-9:00 PM
Part One: Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence within the Deaf Community
0.3 CEUS, Presented in ASL
Saturday April 5, 2014
9:00 AM-12:00 PM & 2:30-5:30 PM
DV/SV Part Two: Settings, Language Use, Self Care
0.6 CEUS, Presented in ASL
Target Audience: Advanced

Friday April 4, 2014
6:00-9:00 PM
Q & A and Open Discussion Forum
Hosted by Mike Smith
Presented in English, Interpreters available upon request
Join us Friday night for a question & answer session and open discussion forum hosted by IdahoRID
President, Mike Smith. Topics of discussion may include: Testing & certification requirements, including
the EIPA & NIC, ethical dilemmas, possible career paths, mentorship, and opportunities to become
involved in the interpreting profession.

Saturday April 5, 2014
9:00 AM-12:00 PM
The Interpreter’s Helping Relationship: From Invisible to Visible
Presented by Jim Palmer
Presented in English, Interpreters available upon request
Using a “Seven Circle Model of Helping,” the presenter will lead participants through a discussion of
values, beliefs, ethics, boundaries and communication which influences and determines the professional
interpreter’s helping relationship with self, other interpreters, other professionals and the Deaf

Saturday afternoon, 12:00-2:30 PM 
Will also include our business meeting and a presentation by Steven
Snow, Executive Director for the Idaho Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, on interpreter
licensure in the state of Idaho.

2:30-5:30 PM
Are You Using Your Privileges Appropriately?
Presented by Alan Wilding
Presented in ASL, Interpreters available
In an interactive and insightful way, this workshop will examine varying aspects of privilege.
Target Audience: Students & new or novice and pre-certified Interpreters

Workshop Location:
Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Office
1720 Westgate Drive, Suite D
Boise, ID 83704

Workshop fees
Friday Snacks and Saturday Breakfast and Lunch Included!
By April 1 At the door
Idaho RID* members $45 $55
Idaho RID* student members $25 $35
Non-members $75 $85

7 September 2013: We are pleased to announce Val Sturm has been appointed Treasurer and Kerri Barglof is the new student member at large.  Please welcome them.

We are pleased to announce Kristy Buffington has been appointed incoming PDC Chair, and Emily Parks appointed Scholarship Chair.  Thanks to outgoing PDC Chair Jeanie Granger and outgoing Scholarship Chair Marlene Fitch!

Our website: 
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Stay in the loop:
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For the latest news, please check out the Calendar.