Celebrating 26 Years of Excellence
Welcome to Communication Plus + Interpreter Services, Inc., your best source of ASL interpreters and deafness specialists. As the premier statewide provider of diversified sign language interpretation and transliteration services, we tailor each request to fit your interpreter needs. ASL interpreters, signed English transliterators, tactile and restricted field interpreters for individuals who are deaf-blind, oral transliterators for individuals who depend on lipreading, and/or TypeWell transcribers are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days a year.
Established in 1986 - Communication Plus + Interpreter Services, Inc.
was founded in 1986 by Myra Taff-Watson, MA, CSC and Douglas Watson, Ph.D., a Hearing/Deaf, wife/husband team with strong roots in the Deaf Community and the Interpreting Community. We are proud to celebrate 26 years of excellence in our commitment to provide our clients with the highest quality, professionally trained and university-educated sign language interpreters. Each of our clients is important to us and our goal is complete satisfaction and fostering long-term relationships and partnerships.
Quality Statement - Communication Plus + Interpreter Services, Inc. performs its work consistently with the highest quality to provide clients with value-added excellence in service with expertly trained staff and certified / qualified interpreters (RID, NAD, EIPA: K-12, QAST). We take pride in our A+ rating from the Better Business Breau (BBB). Fundamental elements of our services include: quick and courteous attention each time you call, timely responsiveness to your needs, questions answered in an honest and helpful manner, rapid response to e-communication, and reasonable rates with free quotes.
Our Mission - Our principle mission is to provide the highest quality language expertise and communication access for our clients. We believe that bridging the communication gap among Deaf and Hearing persons and between languages and cultures enhances the overall quality of life for each of us in all walks of life.
Our Affiliations - Industry associations include, but not limited to:
- Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)
- Arkansas RID
- National Association of the Deaf (NAD)
- AR Association of the Deaf
- Conference of Interpreter Trainers (CIT)
- American Sign Language Teachers Association (ASLTA)
- Commission on Collegiate Interpreter Education (CCIE)
- American Deafness and Rehabilitation Association (ADARA)