Strategic Community Allyship: A Model of Success for Interpreters 0.6 CEUs, Metro Deaf School, Saturday, 01. February 2020


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Strategic Community Allyship:  A Model of Success for Interpreters .6 CEUs
Presented by Corey Axelrod
 This workshop encourages participants to take a closer look at the perceived and actual benefits of strategic community allyship. Through Deaf lens, Corey Axelrod – founder and CEO of 2axend – will address privileges, individual and systematic biases and barriers, marginalization of ASL and Deaf culture, and the dynamics of social and systemic oppression. To address these long-standing issues that negatively impact the Deaf community, Corey will identify multiple ways sign language interpreters can effectively provide long-term individual and collective strategic support that will benefit the Deaf and interpreting communities.  *PPO approved*
 Note:  This workshop will be conducted in American Sign Language.
 
Corey Axelrod
Corey Axelrod is an award-winning marketing and sales executive, dynamic presenter, communications access expert and owner of 2axend.  He is a passionate social justice advocate committed to helping organizational leaders and sign language interpreters foster more inclusive and accessible environments for Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals.  As a Hard of Hearing individual and 4th generation in his family with deafness, he creates a compelling case for organizations to be more proactive and responsive to the communication challenges Deaf and Hard of Hearing indviduals **** on a daily basis.
 

This workshop will run from 9am to 4pm with 1 hour for lunch on your own.
No Refunds.
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Purple Communications is an Approved RID CMP sponsor for continuing education activities.  This Professional Studies program is offered at 0.6 CEUs at the Some Content Knowledge Level.
Purple Communications promotes and supports policies of non-discrimination and an environment that is mutually respectful and free from bias.


Saturday, 01. February 2020, Metro Deaf School, Strategic Community Allyship: A Model of Success for Interpreters 0.6 CEUs

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