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National Technical Institute for the Deaf Center on Employment

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Short Description:
The Center on Employment at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf offers a workshop to foster successful workplace relationships between deaf and hearing employees.
Detailed Description:
"Working Together: Deaf and Hearing People" is an interactive, experiential workshop that fosters the sensitivity and skills for deaf, hard-of-hearing and hearing colleagues to work together successfully, leading to increased productivity for all. This two and a half hour workshop is for supervisors and co-workers, human resources personnel, and equal employment opportunity and affirmative action professionals and will cover these topics:

*Understanding Hearing Loss and Deaf Employees
*Communication on the Job
*Strategies to Help You Integrate Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing
Employees into the Workplace
*Accommodations for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Employees

It can be offered on-site or tailored to your organization's needs.
Address:
52 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623

Contact Person: Karen Downs
Phone: (585) 475-6483
Fax: none
VP: none
TTY: none
Email: kmdnce@rit.edu
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