Auditory Processing Disorders

On this page, you will find information about what auditory processing disorders are, how they are assessed and how therapy benefits a person with APD.

List of Resources

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