Our impact Speech and language therapist, Emma, becomes an AVT! Emma Burton joined the clinical team at Auditory Verbal UK in 2015 after qualifying as a speech and language therapist. After three and a half years of training, she has now become a certified Auditory Verbal therapist! Since joining the team Emma has worked closely with the team to support families of children with hearing loss. She was also part of a cohort of professionals on our advanced training course in Auditory Verbal therapy. After acquiring the required 900 clinical hours Emma prepared for the four hour exam which she passed with flying colours! Since passing the exam, Emma said: It has been intense but incredible journey and I am thankful to all my colleagues for their support and the families who inspired me along the way. I am so excited to certify as an LSLS Cert AVT! Emma's mentor, certified Auditory Verbal therapist Estelle Gerrett, says: Emma has brought vitality, enthusiasm and commitment to her three year journey to certification. I'm thrilled to be part of her celebration. To find out more about our training course for professionals click here.