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When: Sun, February 11, 2018

Where: ONLINE

Time: 9:30 am - 1:30 pm

PACIFIC TIME

COST: $80.00

 

JUDICIAL COUNCIL OF CALIFORNIA

CIMCE #: L4299

Number of CIMCE Credits:  4 hours

 

FLORIDA STATE COURT

CEAA #: 17-0198

Number of CIE Credits: 4.8 CIE

 

SUPREME COURT OF NEVADA

Approval Reference #: NVCE08162017

Number of CEUs: 4.0

 

WASHINGTON STATE COURT

Class #:  8. 2016-2017

NUMBER OF CONTACT HOURS: 4.0

INSTRUCTOR-LED LIVE WEBINAR

For INTERPRETERS

 

INTERPRETING CHILDREN

The purpose of this INSTRUCTOR-LED LIVE WEBINAR is to provide awareness training about the particularities of interpreting for children by helping interpreters understand the importance of addressing language barriers. An interpreter working with children must effectively communicate information according to the language level of the child. There are many aspects to the interpreter’s job that require more than simply conveying what words and grammar say.

 

SYLLABUS

Chapter 1: Children development

Chapter 2: Speaking with children - Understanding what children say

Chapter 3: Adult’s role and responsibilities

Chapter 4: Reasons for going to the court - Explanation to children

Chapter 5: Testifying - Direct examination - Cross-examination

Chapter 6: Hearing and anxiety - Interpreter‘s scope of work

 

EDUCATIONAL GOALS

"At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to ..."

1. Identify and categorize the steps in children’s development.

2. Define the aspects of the adult’s role in children’s life.

3. Analyze and develop potential interventions as an interpreter.

4. Identify difficulties in the interpreting field to help children in a hearing session or in a medical examination.

The Instructor will be present during webinar hours to answer questions at the end of each chapter.

 

This live webinar was approved by The Judicial Council of California, The Supreme Court of Nevada, The Supreme Court of the Florida State Language Access Program and The Administrative Office of the Courts of Washington State.

 
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STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATIONS OF THE INSTRUCTOR

Carina Licovich MS, Ph.D.

Carina Licovich holds a PhD in clinical psychology from El Salvador University and a master’s in clinical psychology from Kennedy University.

Since 2015, Dr. Licovich works at Los Angeles County Office of Education where she conducts educational trainings for teachers, school administrators and educational leaders.

She specialized in at-risk patient supervision in pediatric units in several hospitals and private practices and taught classes in psychology, psychoanalysis, human resources, and child development and theory at Pacific Oaks College in California; El Salvador University and Kennedy University in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

As former Chief Child Development Officer, Carina Licovich maintained the integration of a child development program focused across the agency and oversaw all of WCC’s early education programming, including contracts with the California Department of Education and a federal Early Head Start program. Formerly WCC’s Early Education Development Director, Carina provides supervision and support to ensure quality control for children and their families who receive services at our early education center, in our network of licensed family childcare homes, and in individual family homes.

Cancelation Policy: Refunds are issued only if notice of cancellation is received seven days prior to the applicable workshop date.  A cancellation fee of $10.00 is charged for all cancellations.