Interpreting for Physical Therapy Encounters – Part 1 (Theory)
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||Mary Sondag, Physical TherapistSouth Coast In-Home Therapy Services
||ATA=1.000, CCHI=0.750, WA-DSHS=1.000, RID=0.100 PS*
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||This interview covers the role of the physical therapist, dynamics of communication with the patient and family members, and practical tips for interpreters.
- To learn about the role of the physical therapist and the communication goals.
- To understand how to utilize the traditional interpreting roles to best facilitate communication.
- To learn common, specialized terminology used for physical therapy.
Tags: ATA, CCHI, culture brokering, home visits, medical interpreting, OPI, physical therapy, RID, telephonic interpreting