Embracing Diversity: Navigating ADA and DEIA Perspectives

3:00 – 3:45

This presentation offers valuable insights from diverse perspectives on the impact and history of the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) and DEIA (Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility). It will include stories of cross-cultural mediation between deaf and hearing individuals, racial perspectives, and the complexities of sign language interpreting. Participants will gain a better understanding of their decision-making processes and how those decisions affect minority populations. They will also receive tips for improved communication and application of these new insights.