Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Central)
  • Beginning Monday, March 16 at 6 PM CST until Monday, April 6 at 9 AM the the Library Services for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing will close. If you currently have materials checked out, please hold onto them until we reopen. We encourage you to use our online resources in the meantime.  For Events posted on the Calendar - please contact the sponsor to see if the event has been cancelled before you go. If you have questions, email dhoh@nashville.gov.

SUPPORT SERVICE PROVIDER (SSP) TRAINING

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Walker County Consultation and Evaluation Center
925 Osburn Road
Chickamauga, GA 30707
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This 6-hour FREE workshop will cover the basic requirements and training needed to be an effective SSP, and will cover medical causes of deafblindness, the practice of SSP, and communication with deafblind individuals. Attendees will be able to identify best practices in service provision for deafblind consumers, gain knowledge of guiding techniques and communication strategies for consumers with dual sensory loss, and comprehend medical model definitions of deafblindness.

A one-hour working lunch is included in the workshop. Lunch will be provided courtesy of Partnership Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing!

This workshop will be presented for 0.6 (FREE) ceuS.

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION:  JUNE 21, 2019
To register, please send an email to:  seinterpretersnetwork@gmail.com

*Interpreters for the Deaf will be available if requested by 6/10/19

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