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Deaf-Blind/Support Service Provider(SSP)101 Training (.6 PS CEUs)

  • GoRaleigh, Room 123 4104 Poole Road Raleigh, NC, 27610 United States (map)

Workshop Description:

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

After completing the session, participants will:

  • Have a 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. 

Presenters:

  • Nicole Alleman, DSDHH-Raleigh Regional Center, Deaf-Blind Services Specialist
  • Marilyn Trader, Helen Keller National Center, Southeast Regional Representative