Interpreting for Autism Spectrum Disorder Services


This interactive 7-hour synchronous online webshop is designed for experienced interpreters and will prepare learners to provide interpreting services for patients with autism spectrum disorder, their families and the providers who serve them. Developed with input from national ASD experts, this webshop will cover the following:

  • An introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder, including the diagnostic process, causes and treatment options.
  • Behaviors and verbal patterns that may be present in people on the spectrum.
  • Specialized terminology in autism services commonly used in medical and educational settings.
  • Practice with vocabulary and conversion.
  • Special challenges for the interpreter.


A bilingual glossary and vocabulary exercises available in Arabic, Traditional Chinese/Cantonese, Spanish and Vietnamese.



Dates & Locations

Two sessions: Saturday, September 10th & 17th, 2022, 9am to 12:30pm, PST
Online through Zoom

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Continuing Education Credits

7 Hours Washington State DSHS & AOC, ATA, CCHI, IMIA/NBCMI