Muslim Interpreter Services
Meet ISDHH's official ASL Interpreter Jessica
ISDHH offers Muslim Interpreting Services (MIS) by having licensed professional Sign Language Interpreters. Jessica from Viva Interpreting & Consulting is our official ASL interpreter.
This link Sign Language Interpreting explains Federal Laws pertaining to Sign Language Interpreters, and educates employers of the deaf person’s rights for an ASL Interpreter.
Watch Dr. Melanie Metzger, chair of Department of Interpretation, on WAMU’s The Kojo Nnamdi Show. In the wake of the controversy over the Sign language interpreter at the Nelson Mandela memorial service, Dr. Metzger discusses the profession of Sign Language Interpreting, and how ASL interpreter’s are trained and certified.
- All ASL interpreters are licensed by the state of Texas.
- Our interpreters always put the ‘deaf’ person first.
- We select the perfect interpreter to fit and match the perfect setting.
Below are reasons why you need ASL interpreter; courtesy of Viva Interpreting & Consulting.