As a result, they complain about their listening problems profoundly. Memorizes poorly. There are multiple treatments that are recommended and used by professionals for APD but there is not one clear-cut proven solution. In the present study, we examined relationships between the results of auditory tests, APD symptoms, and psychological status using personality tests, and investigated the characteristics and causes of impaired auditory cognitive processing in subjects with APD. Children and adults whose auditory problems have not been recognized and dealt with are forced to invent their own solutions.
Adults with APD
APD Foundation - Auditory Processing Disorder
Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. They show difficulties with telephone conversations, following complex directions, learning a new language, and so on. Symptoms of APD can manifest in many different ways and can range from mild to severe. The resulting behaviors can mask the real problem and complicate not only school and work, but even close relationships, where communication is so important. Since individuals with APD struggle to process or interpret what they hear, it often causes listening comprehension problems.
Living and Working with a Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD)
Memorizes poorly. From the above, we suggest that subjects with APD show relatively similar psychological characteristics to each other. Except for the AMT, the stimuli presented to the subjects were played on a personal computer Windows 7 ; the subject heard the stimuli through headphones.
These are better at locating the site of the problem and reducing the effects of language sophistication on the test results. The 40 stimuli were presented in a random order. We independently developed the adaptive GDT and used it in this study.