(Archive) Speaking Across Genders: Appropriate Voicing Techniques for Interpreters

(Archive) Speaking Across Genders: Appropriate Voicing Techniques for Interpreters

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This workshop was originally streamed live on November 22, 2019

RID CEUs: 0.3 PS

Cost: $35, 

Language: Spoken English

Workshop Description:

This 3 hour interactive workshop will give tips on how to appropriately and effectively voice for members of the opposite sex. It will teach interpreters why and how we communicate the way we do across genders.

Educational Objectives:

At the end of this workshop participants will be able to:

  • Identify key differences in gender discourse styles
  • Demonstrate an understanding  of the history behind why men and women communicate the way they do.
  • Develop strategies for gender matching and balancing cross-cultural issues.

Presenter Bio:

Clinton Behunin, M.S.

ASL Interpreter, RID CI & CT, EIPA Secondary, UT Professional Certified

Clint’s professional career has afforded him a variety of professional opportunities as a college instructor all over the State of Utah. He is currently a faculty member at USU- Blanding teaching Communication Studies. He also serves as the advisor to the Cultural Ambassador Performance Program on the Blanding campus working with students who perform a variety of cultural dances from different cultures of the world. In addition to his work as an instructor, Clinton is a frequent workshop presenter in the interpreting community and regularly presents at national and international conferences. His academic and research interests include Intercultural Communications, Discourse Analysis, Indigenous Studies, and Situated Learning.


Full refunds will be given for all written (emailed) requests received within 30 days of purchase. No refunds will be given for requests received after that time but funds may be used toward a future Zaboosh workshop.


For accommodations please contact us: support@zaboosh.com.

Non-Discrimination Policy:

Zaboosh does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. 

This workshop is geared toward working ASL interpreters and interpreting students and will be presented in Spoken English.

*RID credits are sponsored by Zaboosh. Zaboosh is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for Continuing Education Activities. This Professional Studies program is offered for .3 CEUs at the Little/None Content Knowledge Level.

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