Removing Barriers: Collaborating with Interpreters at Work

Javier Castellote, M.A.

This training is designed to help professionals in the helping fields understand how to work with an interpreter. Participants will learn what the skill of interpretation entails, what is the role of the interpreter in different situations and helpful tips to improve the flow of communication.

Intended Audience

Mental Health Providers, Law Enforcement, Child Protective Services, County Attorneys, Education Professionals, Youth Care Agencies, Non-Profit Agencies, Day Care Providers, Church Leaders, and anyone who works with children and families.

Learning Objectives

Understand the process of interpretation.

  • Understand what the role of the interpreter is.
  • Improve the flow of communication when working with an interpreter.