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Clarke SLP Co-Leads Study Indicating Cord Blood Cells May Improve Hearing in Children with Sensorineural Hearing Loss

October 2, 2018—In a recent study conducted at the Florida Hospital for Children, and co-led by Linda Baumgartner, MS, CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT, speech-language pathologist and auditory-verbal therapist at Clarke Jacksonville, preliminary findings suggest an improvement in hearing in...[More]

Clarke Education Support Specialist Facilitates Learning Experience Presented by Hearing First

September 19, 2018—Get resources and techniques for the use of auditory-verbal strategies in Hearing First’s new learning experience led by Sherri Fickenscher, early intervention teacher of the deaf and education support specialist at Clarke Philadelphia.[More]

Clarke Supports Families Worldwide

September 5, 2018—For many Clarke families, summer travel is no excuse to pause the listening and spoken language (LSL) learning process - even when you are 8,000 miles away from your LSL professional! [More]

Clarke Helps Undergrads Gain Classroom Experience

August 30, 2018—Clarke Philadelphia is co-located on the La Salle University campus just north of the city's vibrant downtown. The "commute" for Clarke students brings them past university signage, classroom buildings and the La Salle School of Business. College students may see...[More]

August 29, 2016

Clarke's Sherri Fickenscher, M.S., LSLS Cert. AVEd appointed to the AG Bell Academy Board of Directors

August 29, 2016—Clarke is thrilled to announce that Sherri Fickenscher, M.S., LSLS Cert. AVEd, has been appointed to the AG Bell Academy Board of Directors for the 2016-2018 term.

Sherri is the Education Support Specialist at Clarke Philadelphia where she works to develop, coach and mentor staff to meet the rigorous demands of the Listening and Spoken Language Specialist (LSLS) certification. Sherri is also a member of the early intervention team and works with children from birth to age three and their families. Sherri is a contributing author of 101 Frequently Asked Questions About Auditory-Verbal Practice and co-author of the resource Auditory Verbal Strategies to Build Listening and Spoken Language Skills. Congratulations Sherri!

Sherri Fickenshcher