Welcome to Sorenson's Deaf Interpreter Academy!
Explore our website to learn more about Deaf Interpreter Academy (DIA) and about the hearing and Deaf team interpreting field. DIA seeks to raise knowledge of and awareness about the potential for best practices in Deaf Interpreter teaming throughout North American. Enter your contact information on the mail listing to fill out the information and share your information with DIA team.
The mission of Sorenson's Deaf Interpreter Academy Program is to create opportunities for and foster Deaf Interpreter development throughout North America.
Deaf Interpreter Academy programs:
Deaf Interpreter Academy (DIA) currently offers several programs: Gear Up, Next Step, Affinity/Mentoring, and IEP. These are deliberately designed to cultivate professional development as a Deaf Interpreter through hands-on training opportunities. All four of our programs offer opportunities to grow and help individuals prepare for the Deaf Interpreting profession.
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If you are interested in learning more about the Interpreter Education Professional Development including the Deaf Interpreter Academy, we would love to hear from you!
Interpreter Education and Professional Development (IEPD)
For information, please contact Bonnie Goben, DIA Coordinator, at DIAcademy@sorenson.com.