Rule 487

A client wanting you to take their side in a disagreement during an appointment is just a stranger standing by a van offering you candy.

Rule 465

RESIST the urge to interprexplain the sign “marry (me)” when interpreting “Deaf King Kong” into hearing.

JUST LET THAT VISUAL HAPPEN!

But!

Remember that timing is EVERYTHING!

Rule 463

RESIST the urge to interprexplain a Deaf Client’s obvious emotions as if they were independent statements, as in:

He is very angry.

JUST LET THAT VISUAL HAPPEN.

Rule 454

The Client takes one look at you, rolls in the bed to face the wall and covers their head with a blanket.

The psychologist then looks at you expectantly.

That is ASL for “this appointment is over.”