Interpreting in Mental Health Settings

Welcome to the online version of this classic program.*

by Kathleen Duffy and Dan Veltri

This program covers important areas of concern for interpreters and therapists in this highly stressful setting.

Seven different vignettes highlight the following:

  • Linguistic issues
  • Content issues
  • Resistance issues
  • Staff Interpreter issues
  • Transference
  • Pre- and Post-Sessions between the interpreter and the therapist

The videos are presented in ASL and English.  All videos are open-captioned.

Select the contents from the table below, or by using the green navigator  to the right.
INSTRUCTORS: Although this program is over 20 years old, the issues presented are still relevant today.  Select the “Instructor Guide”button  below to view and download a detailed guide for using the program with groups of students or working interpreters.
CERTIFIED/LICENSED INTERPRETERS wishing to earn CEUs:  We are working on a set of questions for interpreters to use to earn CEUs with this program.  Select “Contact Us” above to have your name added to our email list.  We will notify you when CEUs are offered for the program.

*The program is also available in DVD format.  Click here for more information.