Mindfulness Meditation for Interpreters
DeafConnect and MTRID present Dr. Robert Baldwin, Ph.D., a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who has been professionally trained in mindfulness based stress reduction. Dr. Baldwin works at the Memphis VA Medical Center and also has a private practice.
Mindfulness Meditation is the practice of cultivating nonjudgmental awareness in everyday life. This workshop is based on
the stress reduction program at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. Mindfulness Meditation has been shown to be
effective for alleviating symptoms of stress and stress-related illnesses, such as anxiety, headaches, depression, cancer, chronic
pain, and more.
In addition to Dr. Baldwin’s presentation, there will be a one hour HIPAA training which is required for any type of medical interpreting. 0.3 CEU PS for the Meditation workshop and 0.1 CEU PS for HIPPA training, only credited once yearly.
Registration $20 (includes light lunch)