Knowing your values can change how you approach your work
"Now that I clearly understand my values I am more able to prioritize jobs that I find fulfilling, and plan self care around assignments that are more likely to leave me feeling drained.
I feel much more in control of finding the balance."
Audrey Ramirez-Loudenback is here to share her research and lead you on an exploration of your values and how they relate to your work
Understand how your personal and professional values align - and how they might conflict
Consider how your values show up in your work and in how you see yourself as an interpreter
Learn how to prioritizing interpreting spaces that resonate with your values can motivate and sustain you in your career
This course includes extensive resources, downloadable PDFs, and opportunities for self-reflection
Videos for this course are presented in both American Sign Language and spoken English. Instructions and activities are provided in written English. For accommodation requests, please email [email protected]
The Insightful Interpreter recognizes that Deaf and BIPOC interpreters have unique skill sets, expertise, and valuable perspectives that benefit the interpreting field. These interpreters also experience bias, oppression, and barriers in our field and our society; in response, we offer discounts on all courses to self-identified members of these groups.
This course is intended for working sign language interpreters.
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Check out this clip from the course:
Audrey lives in Salem, Oregon with her two children and husband. She works as community interpreter, focusing mainly in post-secondary settings.
Audrey completed her BS in ASL/English Interpreting from Western Oregon University and then went on to complete her MA in Interpreting Studies from WOU as well.
During her master's thesis, she created a project on the topic of Motivational Values in the interpreting field. She also works part-time as an adjunct instructor for WOU.
Interpretek is an approved RID Sponsor for Continuing Education Activities. This Professional Studies (PS) program is offered for 0.4 CEUs at the Little/None content knowledge level.