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Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) Ask the Experts

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What is the difference between APD and CAPD?

Donna Geffner, PhD, CCC-SLP/A, Deborah Ross Swain, EdD

November 28, 2022

What is the difference between APD and CAPD?   Read More


Auditory Processing Disorder Referral Criteria

Martha Coen-Cummings, PhD, CCC-SLP

August 16, 2016

What is the typical referral criteria for a child suspected of having an auditory processing disorder?   Read More

Improving Sound Blending and Word Memory Difficulties in Children with CAPD

Ronald C. Jones, Ph.D., CCC-A, COI

August 13, 2012

What type of remediation approach(es) would you suggest for the child with auditory closure, sound blending and word memory problems?   Read More

Schema Induction & Auditory Processing

Ronald C. Jones, Ph.D., CCC-A, COI

June 25, 2012

What is schema induction (reduction)?   Read More

Therapy for Adults with Auditory Processing Problems

Martha Coen Cummings, Ph.D,CCC

August 25, 2008

What can be done to help adults with auditory processing problems? I have read about so many programs (Samonas, The Listening Program, ect.) that I am not sure which one is valid. I would appreciate a...   Read More

Using Oral Directions to Differentiate Between APD and ADD/ADHD

Suzanne Swift, CCC-SLP

March 31, 2008

If a child is having a difficult time following oral directions within the classroom, how can we differentially diagnose APD from ADD/ADHD, without having expensive APD testing done?   Read More


Team Approach to Assessing APD

Stephanie Tarrant Martin, Ph.D

September 17, 2007

I am a speech language pathologist who is currently not practicing. I strongly suspect that my four year old has an auditory processing problem. He was evaluated. The speech therapist looked at his re...   Read More

Screening for Auditory Processing Disorders

Martha Coen Cummings, Ph.D,CCC

January 29, 2007

What is a good way to screen an 11 year old child for a possible auditory processing problem?   Read More


Auditory v. Language Processing Disorder

Kathy Fahey, Ph.D,CCC-SLP

November 29, 2004

What is the difference between an auditory processing disorder and a language processing disorder?   Read More

Testing for CAPD in School Setting

Teri James Bellis Associate Professor Of Audiology
University Of South Dakota

May 3, 2004

I work in the public school setting. Testing instruments are limited! How can I effectively assess for CAPD? What tests should I administer?   Read More


APD and Dyslexia

Deborah Moncrieff, Ph.D

June 2, 2003

My son was just recently tested for APD. He will be 7 in May so his age for the test was 6.5. My question does a child with APD also have Dyslexia? He has had a history of cronic ear infection since h...   Read More


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