5 Points - "ASL Discourse Series/ASL Language Gab - Child Birthing and the New Mom" (.2 CEU PS)

  • Charlotte Regional Resource Center 5501 Executive Center Drive, Suite 101 Charlotte, NC 28212


Workshop Description:  For this presentation, it will be shared information about my nine months pregnancy experience, maternity/birthing classes, unexpected C-Section, the use of sign language interpreter (on site vs video remotely) and establishing a relationship with the sign language interpreter throughout the process of having the baby and the aftermath of having the baby, entering the motherhood for the first time

 

Presenter:  Rachel Megahan, Huntersville, NC                                                                                                                                              *From Ohio, moved to NC for college
EDUCATION                                                                                                                                            M.Ed./Rehabilitation Counseling, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama                                                  B.A./Human Community Services & Child/Family Intervention for Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Lenoir-Rhyne College, Hickory, NC
CERTIFICATION                                                                                                                                                           CRC (Certified Rehabilitation Counselor), 04/01/2009
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                           Disability Counselor-    Present                                     
Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor     2007-2010 Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services, Morganton, NC
Language Facilitator    2006-2007    North Liberty School, Morganton, NC
Tutor     2006 Morganton, NC
Sign Language Instructor 2006 Broughton Hospital, Morganton, NC
ACTIVITIES                                                                                                                                                                  Kickball, softball, hiking, running, watching movies, reading and traveling
Workshop Details

When:             March 1st , 2016
Where:           Charlotte Regional Resource Center
5501 Executive Center Drive, Suite 101
Charlotte, NC 28212
Phone: 704-568-8558
    
Time:  6pm-8pm    
                                               Cost: Members $7.00
                                                     Non-members $12.00
                                                     Students $5.00
    
Registration Deadline:  registration at the door.


Language of Presentation:  This training will be conducted in spoken English and American Sign Language.  Sign language interpreters will be provided for English to American Sign Language interpretation.  Voice interpretation will not be provided. For other accommodations contact Martha Ingel at email: Martha.Ingel@cpcc.edu