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DeafBlind/Support Service Provider (SSP) 101 Training (.6 PS CEUs)

  • UNC-G, School of Education Building 1300 Spring Garden Street, Rm 118 Greensboro, NC, 27412 United States (map)

Presenters:

- Scott Davert, DSDHH - Charlotte Regional Center, Deaf-Blind Services Specialist

- Marilyn Trader, Helen Keller National Center, Southeast Regional Representative

Come explore your awareness, thoughts and perceptions associated with working with Deaf-Blind people. 

After completing the session, participants will: 

• Have basic understanding of the diversity within the Deaf-Blind community.

• Have a clear understanding of SSP/Interpreter roles and responsibilities, and what is expected of them.

• Be able to incorporate human guiding techniques.  

• Be able to provide visual information.  

• Have access to national and state resources.  

Earlier Event: January 31
Get a Grip on Fingerspelling (.3 PS CEUs)
Later Event: February 6
Alright Now Sound It Out (.2 PS CEUs)