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Organization/Agency NameSorenson
Name of ProgramDIA
Description of the Program

Sorenson’s Deaf Interpreter Academy works to promote best practices in Deaf-hearing interpreter teaming through trainings, resources, IEP curriculum supplements, and community partnerships. DIA offers monthly webinars for working Deaf interpreters, an affinity mentoring program for Deaf interpreters from underrepresented communities, and the Gear Up program supporting newly trained Deaf interpreters’ transition into professional interpreting work.

Target Audience for Program
  • Student Interpreters (Internship/Practicum)
  • Novice Interpreters (Induction/Onboarding)
Deadlines for Application


Duration of the Program


Type of Interpreting
  • In person/onsite
  • Remote
What is the geographic area of your program?National
Detailed description of geographic area


Is there a fee for application, or for joining the program?No
Is there an opportunity for doing paid interpreting work in the program?No
Website for Programdeafinterpreteracademy.com
Is mentoring available?Yes
Contact Person: Namen/a n/a
Contact Person: Phone #1(000) 000-0000
Contact Person: EmailEmail hidden; Javascript is required.