The 4 E's of Raising a Deaf or Hard of Hearing Child: Expose, Educate, Embrace, and Elevate

Families will learn about different concepts and how they tie into how families can elevate their deaf or hard of hearing child’s language.



Please click on the website link below for full convention information.

Join us for an experience to remember where you will meet other people with hearing loss, learn in the most communication accessible environment and enjoy the sights of Rochester: a world of art, theater, music, photography, history, nature and play! Registration for HLAA2019 to open soon. In the meantime, take a look at the video below for a glimpse of all the beauty that is Rochester, New York! Registration to open December 1.



Holiday Inn: Knoxville West - Cedar Bluff Rd

9134 Executive Park Drive, Knoxville, Tennessee 37923

We have a group rate of $115.00 per night.  You can make your reservations one of two ways:

(this information is from the hotel)

Option 1:

Call the hotel directly at 865-342-3420
Make your reservation using the group block "TN Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf"Option 2:




BETHANY GEHMAN of Sex Education in ASL (on Facebook)

October 19, 2018 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday night: Unpacking Sexuality: Bringing Unconscious Bias to the Forefront
October 20, 2018 - 8:00am - 11:00am and 1:00pm - 4:00pm:
Saturday morning: Interpreting for LGBTQIA+ clients
Saturday afternoon: Interpreting in Sexual Health Care Settings




Hosted by Deaf Church Murfreesboro (DCM) 

Strengthen your Church Acts 14:21-23

They will have TBCD speaker: Philip Easterling, NC

Friday, January 26 - 6:30 pm Registration ($20 Deadline: 1/15/18)

7:00 - 9:00 Worship

Saturday, January 27 -

9:00 am to 11:00 am - Bible Study

11:30 am to 12:30 pm - Lunch Provided

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm - Report & Prayer for Deaf Churches

Sunday, January 28

10:00 am to 12:00 pm - Worship

Registration form due on January 15, 2018



The workshops and lunch are free to attend!  If you need CEUs - Members pay only half price $50.00; non-Members pay only at cost $100.00.

*NOTE:  TRID will recognize membership in good standing with other RID Affiliate Chapters*


FRIDAY: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Registration 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Workshop  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Reviewing information from RID’s Lead Together 2017 National Conference - Presenters: Will White, Heather White, Brenda Sellers, Megan Potts and Elise Turner