Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Central)

Training for Potential SSPs

Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Bridges for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing
935 Edgehill Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
Additional Information: 

In this training, you will learn techniques for working with a Deaf-Blind individual, including guiding, navigating stairs, handling an emergency situation, and more. You will also learn how to provide effective communication and environmental information.  Interpreters are welcome to attend because sometimes they might work as an SSP during an interpreting assignment. Please wear comfortable tennis shoes for hands-on activities!

.8 CEUs (RID)

Trainings are conducted in ASL | Please contact Mike Helms at mike@bridgesfordeafandhh.org to request accommodations.

About Our Presenter: De Linda Brite, MS
De Linda has 25 years of experiences working with the Deaf, hard of hearing, and Deaf-Blind communities. She has been involved with the Deaf Blind Taskforce Committee through the Missouri Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing for the last four years and was selected as the lead trainer for the Train-the-Trainers under MCDHH’s SSP grant program.