Auditory Processing Disorder

As part of our commitment to continuing professional development

We have extended our knowledge of AUDITORY PROCESSING DISORDER. This is a summary of what our group discussed:

  • The 3 categories of APD: Developmental, Acquired & Secondary APD
  • Discussion on testing for APD
  • APD in children
  • Reducing noise, using assistive devices, auditory training techniques,
  • APD management in adolescents and adults
  • Enhancing auditory attention, auditory working memory,¬†Linguistic and metalinguistic & metacognitive strategies

    Ref: 2011/04 Current-APD-Management
    Bishop (2008)
    Baran (2007)
    Interim Position Statement on APD, BSA (2007)