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20Q: Auditory Processing Disorders - Is there a Gold Standard?

Andrew J. Vermiglio, AuD

April 8, 2024

This course describes the origins and current views on the auditory processing disorder (APD) construct. This course includes a discussion of the identification of the “gold” or reference standard...   Read More


20Q: The Auditory Brain - Highlights from a Career Researcher

Frank Musiek, PhD

April 12, 2021

Frank Musiek, PhD, shares insights from his career studying the auditory brain, highlighting important but often overlooked topics relevant to audiology.   Read More


20Q: The Audiologist's Role With Patients Who Have Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Gail Whitelaw, PhD

July 20, 2020

A discussion of the role of the audiologist with patients who have traumatic brain injury as part of a multi-disciplinary care team, written in an engaging Q & A format.   Read More


Frequency Discrimination in Children with Auditory Processing Disorder or Specific Language Impairment

Christine Rota-Donahue, PhD, CCC-A/SLP

July 16, 2018

This course will review frequency discrimination (Δƒ) in children, at the Δƒ threshold and at suprathreshold levels. It will show that the presence or absence of APD and/or SLI influences outcome...   Read More


20Q: CAPD - Diagnosis and Intervention

Gail Chermak, PhD

August 8, 2016

1. Thanks for joining me for another session. Do you remember exactly where we left off? Oh, yes. We were talking about services in the schools. I think you became a bit overwhelmed when within two pa...   Read More


20Q: CAPD - Fundamentals

Gail Chermak, PhD

July 11, 2016

Let’s start with the basics. What is your definition of a central auditory processing disorder (CAPD)? This isn’t just my definition, but one that has been agreed upon by several experts. CAPD is...   Read More


Introduction to Temporal Processing, Its Applications to CAPD, and other Aspects of Neuroaudiology

Frank Musiek

June 26, 2016

Transcript of a webinar providing novel insights to the application of temporal processing tests and related neuro auditory mechanisms. This information will expand the utility and interpretive acumen...   Read More

Maximizing Outcomes for Children with Auditory Disorders: An Evidence-Based Approach to Managing Auditory Processing Disorders

Gail Whitelaw, PhD

February 22, 2016

Auditory processing disorder, or central auditory processing disorder (CAPD) is a breakdown in auditory abilities resulting in diminished learning or comprehension through hearing, even though periphe...   Read More


Auditory Processing Disorders: An Overview of Current Research Evidence for Audiologists

James W. Hall III, PhD

June 9, 2014

Editor’s Note: This text course is an edited transcript of a live seminar. Download supplemental course materials.APD Course SeriesWelcome to the first in this series of courses. I wanted to gi...   Read More


APD in Children: A Time-Compressed Overview

Rebekah F. Cunningham, PhD

July 22, 2013

Editor’s Note: This text course is an edited transcript of a live seminar. Download supplemental course materials here (link to handout).The title of the presentation is Auditory Processing Dis...   Read More


Auditory Processing Disorders in Children: Beyond the Audiogram

Gail M. Whitelaw, PhD

September 1, 2012

Editor’s note: This is an edited transcript of an AudiologyOnline live webinar.Download supplemental course materials. IntroductionI want to begin with a scenario: a school-aged child presents...   Read More

An Overview of (Central) Auditory Processing Disorders

Jennifer B. Shinn, PhD, CCC-A, FAAA

February 13, 2012

(Central) auditory processing disorders [(C)APD], as defined in the 2005 Technical Report by the American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA), are "difficulties in the perceptual processing...   Read More

August 20Q Bonus: James Jerger, Jack Katz, and Frank Musiek Discuss Doreen Kimura's Pioneering Work

H. Gustav Mueller, PhD

August 1, 2011

While the focus of this month's 20Q was the 50th anniversary of the pioneering research in the area of auditory processing by Doreen Kimura, we easily could have had a similar article regarding the wo...   Read More


20Q: The Right-Ear Effect - Going Strong After Fifty Years!

Doreen Kimura, PhD

August 1, 2011

The 1960s were an exciting time for diagnostic audiology. We were moving beyond simple air and bone conduction threshold testing, and beginning to construct diagnostic tests that would allow us to ide...   Read More


Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: Effects on the Auditory System

Bharti Katbamna, PhD, CCC-A

November 22, 2010

Maternal consumption of alcohol during pregnancy results in a range of developmental abnormalities known as fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. Fetal alcohol syndrome is the most severe manifestation wi...   Read More


(C)APD Testing and Interpreting 101: Recommendations for Audiologists

Kris Erickson, AuD

December 15, 2008

& The assessment of (central) auditory processing disorders, (C)APDS, is an aspect of audiology with which many clinicians seem to struggle, especially when working with children. Surveys indicate tha...   Read More

Auditory Processing in Adults: Beyond the Audiogram

Gail M. Whitelaw, PhD

November 3, 2008

Audiologists are faced daily with patients who report communication issues that they may attribute to hearing loss. These types of communication issues may include difficulty hearing in less than opti...   Read More

Effects of Smoking on the Auditory System

Bharti Katbamna, PhD, CCC-A

October 27, 2008

Although the link between cigarette smoking and peripheral hearing loss was established over 40 years ago, information on the effects of smoking at the cochlear and auditory central nervous system lev...   Read More


APD Evaluation to Therapy: The Buffalo Model

Jack Katz, PhD, CCC-A/SLP

May 14, 2007

The Buffalo Model is a conceptualization of auditory processing disorders (APD) based on the results of a three-test battery. Each test takes a different look at auditory processing and together they...   Read More

APD, ADD, ADHD and AD/HD: Personal and Scientific Reflections

Katherine A. O'Neill

June 6, 2005

I'm not a stranger to research or behavioral conditions based in physiology. I am the mother of a 9 year old child with an auditory processing disorder, and I have a Ph.D. in Physiological Psychology....   Read More


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