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    4th June 2019

    So to all my deaf photographers i would like to create something very interesting. Feel free to contact me and find out more details on this picture and subject.

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    4th June 2019

    Hello deaf world how is everyone? Sorry i have not posted in a while just been really busy with work. Im so happy to see more people on this site and all engaging actively. Tune in for some fun questions and fun facts.

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    16th May 2019

    Great morning everyone, to the interpreters we have here can you share your most horrible job situation and how it was resolved along side a great memorable one that has long lasting effect your career as an interpreter. I hope to hear some wonderful stories and great resolutions to those situation we face in the field as interperters. I will share mine during the day. Until then have a wonderful day!🤟🏽

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    Meagan
    16th May 2019 05:22 am

    A great job situation I can remember, was during a job Interview that I Interpreted. Everything went seamlessly, both consumer and client walked away happy. I will have to think more on my most horrible job situation, but I do know that with any Job situation that I walked out feeling horrible about, my wonderful mentors and colleagues were there to help me debrief, and work through what I needed to do next time, and to help me work through issues I faced. 🙂

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    Pat
    21st May 2019 08:41 am

    I enjoy medical interpreting because of the diversity it offers and the opportunity to learn so much about the body during my preps. Several years ago, the local agency called with an assignment related to re-evaluation of medication. After the appt. started, it only took a few questions to the client to realize this was a mental health medication re-evaluation!! Following the rules I learned, I stopped the Q&A to alert the doctor I was NOT qualified for mental health interpreting! The doctor begged for me to continue just to confirm that the medication needed to be changed as the client tended to miss appointments. I was so very careful to voice exactly what was signed in answer to the signed questions and then we were done. After leaving I immediately contacted the agency to explain what happened. They were not told it was a mental health appt. and said I did the right thing. From then on, it was required for them to ask whether it is medical or mental health medical appointment. A wonderful experience: called to ER and Deaf client could not use fingers! It took a couple minutes, but then we were able to complete the triage with my changing the med-tech\'s every question into yes/no questions so the client could move either hand to answer yes and shake head for no. It took longer than expected but client, family members and staff were satisfied with the outcome. That felt good.

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    12th May 2019

    HAPPY MOTHER\'S DAY TO EVERYONE!

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    9th May 2019

    Hello and great morning everyone!!

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    Brenda~Y
    9th May 2019 09:19 am

    Hi Alberto!

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    alberto
    9th May 2019 09:50 am

    Hello

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    Brenda~Y
    20th May 2019 02:38 am

    morning Alberto - today is our launch event in Israel!

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    alberto

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    9th May 2019

    I want to say im still ecstatic about the whole event. I feel this will be something great!!!

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    Ben
    9th May 2019 01:37 am

    Alberto, thank you so much for being a part of it and for contributing so much. It means a lot!

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    9th May 2019

    First and foremost i want to say i am happy to be a part of history. thanks for having me involved.

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