[PDF] Working with interpreters: guidelines for psychologists

British Psychological Society
British Psychological Society
Publication date:
20 November 2017


In today’s multilingual and globalised world, it is likely that psychologists will come into contact with service users who do not use English as their first language, or who use British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreters. These good practice guidelines give an overview of the issues that psychologists need to consider when working with interpreters to ensure that they can be as effective as possible, and provide a series of key recommendations to ensure best practice in this area.