Does your child have trouble distinguishing speech in noisy environments? Are they performing poorly at school? Do they frequently show signs of fatigue? These are all symptoms that could point to Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD). Also known as Auditory Processing Disorder (APD), CAPD is an auditory dysfunction whereby sounds are incorrectly processed between the auditory system and the brain. This can affect your child’s speech, behaviour, and even their learning experience. So, what are the key CAPD symptoms? And when should you seek the help of an audiologist?
January 29, 2018