Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deaf-Blind Resources

Registry for Interpreters for the Deaf, Inc. (RID)  |  Recommended Resources: RID’s Standard Practice Papers RID: Approved Workshops National Association of the Deaf (NAD)  |  Recommended Resource: NAD: Position Statement on Mental Health Interpreting Services with People …

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Skill Development Resources for Interpreters

NCIHC: Sight Translation and Written Translation Guidelines for Healthcare Interpreters Erin Lyons: The ABCs of Medical Translation: Strategies to Identify, Translate, and Manage Acronyms and Abbreviations Interpretrain  |  Sample Resource: Note-Taking Training Manual (Sample Page Here) Massachusetts …

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Language Proficiency Assessment Resources

It’s vital that interpreters are proficient in both English and their target language. The below resources provide standards for the types of documents that an interpreter can use to prove their proficiency in a language.

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