On this page, you will find information to help you learn more about auditory processing disorders from a. There has been over 60 years of research to define, diagnose and treat APD. We will also do our best to regularly update this page to bring you the latest information about developments in identifying and screening children and adults for potential APD, assessment techniques, therapy approaches and self-training through software applications (both PC-based and mobile).
List of Resources
We compiled a list of interesting articles that provide a good insight into auditory processing disorders. Please click on the link to the articles - each link will open the document in a new page.
Frequently asked questions about auditory processing disorders - Speech-Language and Audiology Canada
Click here to see FAQs about APD, causes, common tests and diagnosis
How therapy helps children who are diagnosed with APD (Kaul and Lucker)
Click here to view article on benefits of therapy for children with APD
How is APD screening related to auditory skills assessment tests
Click here to view article on the significance of APD screening questionnaire on developing the assessment procedure
Importance of phonemes in auditory comprehension and remediation of processing difficulties
Click here to view article how our brains use phonemes to decode words, decoding difficulties arising from phonemic synthesis issues and how to remediate them