Deaf-blind interpreting

By: Syd and Maddie


The training of an interpreter includes

.knodledge of deaf blindness

.skills in communication

.Guiding skills

.knodledge of ethics

There are different types of Deaf-Blind.

You need to recognize the different degrees of Deaf-blindness to figure out a communication style.

The Three Elements

Three elements were dues to describe the functions of the Deaf-blind interpreters

1.language transmission


3.transmitting visual information


There is a greater psychological connection with the Deaf-blind person compared to a regular Deaf interpreter.