• Interpreters struggle emotionally with the service user stories
  • Interpreters empathize with service users
  • Interpreters feel compelled to help the service user; often to a point of transgressing professional boundaries
  • Interpreters feel torn between wanting to engage with the service user and the professional requirement for impartiality
  • Interpreters leave the profession because of this emotional burden

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