Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Central)
  • The Library Services for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing is now providing telephone service, loans of print and video materials (online, via UPS or in Nashville, curbside pick-up at the Main Library and Southeast Branch only, until August 5th - due to early voting at branches).
    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, call us or 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
Additional Information: 

 

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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