[What Does Auditory Processing Disorder Look Like in Adults?] Identifying Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) Symptoms. What about the tone of voice that George complained he heard from Diane? The trouble can start in the right temporal lobe, according to clinical neuroscientist Dr. Charles Parker, founder of CorePsych Blog. The non Author: Gina Pera. Many adults with auditory processing disorder (APD) have figured out strategies or chosen career paths that allow them to function well with APD. An auditory processing disorder is a physical hearing impairment but one which does not show up as a hearing loss on routine screenings or an audiogram.
Auditory processing disorder and rarely known as King-Kopetzky syndrome or auditory disability with normal hearing (ADN) is an umbrella term for a variety of disorders that affect the way the brain processes auditory information. Individuals with APD usually have normal structure and function of the outer, middle, and inner ear (peripheral hearing).Specialty: Audiology. The presentation is an introduction to current research and evidence-based thinking on auditory processing disorders (APD) in children and adults that includes definitions of APD, a practical review of risk factors for and disorders co-existing with APD, and strategies for identification of the disorder in the general population.4/5(280).
Learning Outcomes: As a result of this activity, the participant will be able to (1) describe at least three behavioral and electrophysiologic manifestations of age-related central auditory processing deficit, and (2) list at least three common behavioral tests that may be used to assess central auditory processing in older adults. The notion that a central auditory processing deficit (or Cited by: 5.