Psychiatric Interviews: The Impact of Language



Did you know that mental health providers analyze patient language to reach a diagnosis? Join us as we will discuss why interpreters cannot simply relay what a mental health patient says. To provide a truly accurate interpretation, professionals must also relay how it is said. In one hour, deepen your understanding of how mental health providers extract data from their patient’s speech, and how you can be a more effective interpreter. Let’s go beyond words.

Accredited for 0.1 IMIA CEUs/ 1 CCHI CEU


  • Stephanie Wiley, CMI/CHI
  • Jennifer Wootten, MD