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What is Auditory Processing Disorder?

What is Auditory Processing Disorder? | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

Auditory Processing Disorder is often describe as a condition where the brain is unable to process sounds correctly.  Individuals with APD or CAPD can hear normally but they are unable to turn hearing into listening and understand auditory information.

 

This page hopes to raise more awareness on this condition through helpful resources, information and materials that are available to help those who suffers from this disorder.

 

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APD affects 5% of American school students | Earplug Shop Blog

APD affects 5% of American school students | Earplug Shop Blog | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
The Deputy Principle, Jan Burton commented: “We also have some students with conductive hearing loss and students with Auditory Processing Disorder.” Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) prevents suffers from processing ...
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Auditory Processing Disorder: Breaking the Silence of this Silent Disorder: Through the eyes of a teacher...

Auditory Processing Disorder: Breaking the Silence of this Silent Disorder: Through the eyes of a teacher... | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

" If a kid is really struggling, they are already going to be looked at differently and teased by classmates, by diagnosing them it isn't giving them a label its giving them a reason as to why they act the way they do".

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Living With (Central) Auditory Processing Disorder

Living With (Central) Auditory Processing Disorder | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

Andrea of "Andrea's Buzzing About" wrote several articles about APD and living with CAPD.

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Phone phobia and auditory processing disorder: My letter to my cousin Scott.

Here is a video of me explaining why I hate the phone and why you usually won't reach me unless my text of some sort. I have APD auditory processing disorder...
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The Sound of Hope, by Lois Kam Heymann. Forward by Rosie O'Donnell.

The Sound of Hope, by Lois Kam Heymann. Forward by Rosie O'Donnell. | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
The Sound Of Hope: a guide to help parents improve their child’s listening skills so they can communicate clearly, interact well and do better in school.
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Like Sound Through Water

Like Sound Through Water | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

A book written by a mom of a child with CAPD.  She shares her journey of discovering her child's disability...

 

"Ben was a bright, happy little boy. Yet he was easily distracted, he wouldn't make eye contact, and he couldn't comprehend the simplest things said to him. At age three he still hadn't started talking."

 

 

 

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Auditory Processing Disorder

I'm trying to bring awareness to Auditory Processing Disorder. I have a group on facebook called Central Auditory Processing Disorder. The picture for my gro...
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The Daily Struggles of a Teen with APD

The Daily Struggles of a Teen with APD | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

Stories from a teen who is living with APD

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Auditory Processing Disorder: Raising A Child With Auditory Processing Disorder

Auditory Processing Disorder: Raising A Child With Auditory Processing Disorder | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

Great insight from a mom who is raising a child with APD.

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ListenLoveLearn Blog

ListenLoveLearn Blog | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

Lois Kam Heymann,M.A., CCC-SLP, leading expert in auditory processing disorder, shares helpful activities to help children with APD.

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Auditory Processing Disorder Teaching Strategies

Auditory Processing Disorder Teaching Strategies | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
Auditory Processing Disorder Teaching Strategies resources on best-teaching method.
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Parent picks: Great books on central auditory processing disorder

Parent picks: Great books on central auditory processing disorder | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
Central auditory processing disorder is a condition that affects how the brain recognizes and interprets sounds, most notably speech.
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Auditory Processing Disorder - Why the debate? What is auditory training?

Get the iBook for iPad on Auditory Processing Disorder http://itunes.apple.com/au/book/auditory-processing-disorder/id519097565?mt=11&uo=4 Video interviews a...
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ListenLoveLearn Blog-Finding professional help for kids with APD (Part 1)

ListenLoveLearn Blog-Finding professional help for kids with APD (Part 1) | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
Finding professional help for kids with APD or if you suspect your child has a speech, language, hearing or listening problem depend on your child’s age.
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Is Your Child Frustrated and Inattentive? - NJ Family - May 2012

Is Your Child Frustrated and Inattentive? - NJ Family - May 2012 | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
Does your child have Auditory Processing Disorder (APD)?
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Auditory Processing Disorder and Dyslexia

Dr Martha Burns discusses auditory processing disorder and dyslexia and strategies for dealing with it in children and adults.

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My Auditory Discrimination Problems

My Auditory Discrimination Problems | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
I am 28 years old. I was diagnosed with auditory discrimination problems (as part of an auditory processing disorder) when I was 4. I went to speech therapy from pre- school through 4th grade.
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East Meadow Resident Co-Authors New Book

East Meadow Resident Co-Authors New Book | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
The children's picture book takes a closer look at children with Auditory Processing Disorder.
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The Conversation: Rosie O'Donnell Opens Up

Rosie O'Donnell on her crusade to help kids with auditory processing disorder.
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Auditory Processing Disorder

Auditory Processing Disorder | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
Auditory Processing Disorder - Free download as PDF File (.pdf), Powerpoint Presentation (.ppt / .pptx), text file (.txt) or view presentation slides online.
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auditory processing disorder

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Another mom raising awareness on APD.

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APD - Three Simple Letters...One Hard Explanation

APD - Three Simple Letters...One Hard Explanation | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it

A girl talks about her life living with APD.

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Auditory Processing Disorder

Auditory Processing Disorder | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
13 main symptoms of Auditory processing disorder (APD).
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Helping Children with Auditory Processing Disorder

Helping Children with Auditory Processing Disorder | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
When your child receives the diagnosis of auditory processing disorder (APD), it is probably a relief. Every parent I have met that has a child with APD has often gone through a long journey to figure out why their child struggles in school.
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Information and Support for Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD)

Information and Support for Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) | Auditory Processing Disorder Awareness | Scoop.it
I am a mom of a boy with central auditory processing disorder. I went through an arduous process getting him diagnosed, and through that ordeal realized there was a need for more organized information on the subject to help parents figure it out.
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