Central Auditory Processing Disorder

CENTRAL AUDITORY PROCESSING DISORDER Written by Allison Evans, 4th Year Audiology Fellow Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD) is a hearing disorder that impacts the brain’s ability to process sounds (Chermak, 2013). CAPD manifests itself in different ways that may be similar to other conditions such as language impairment, attention deficit disorders, or hearing loss. Therefore, comprehensive assessment for CAPD is …