How Karaoke Can Help Struggling Readers

How Karaoke Can Help Struggling Readers

From sing-along films for children to karaoke nights for adults, we’re taught to love belting out those words bouncing across the screen. But you probably didn’t know that there is an educational advantage to karaoke, especially for children who struggle with reading...

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4 Ways APD Affects Cognitive Development

The four stages of cognitive development are essential to any child, but they're especially important for children with auditory processing disorder. Let’s examine how APD affects cognitive development: 1. The Sensorimotor Stage This is the time period when an infant...

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Auditory Processing Skills and Genetics

Studying identical twins reveals insights to auditory processing skills and genetics. If auditory processing skills are hereditary, we could eventually determine why and how children develop central auditory processing disorder (CAPD). For a 2007 study, scientists...

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What Else Causes Auditory Processing Disorder?

Environmental & psychological factors explored In the debate on auditory processing disorder (APD), it’s important to consider all the possibilities.  And for many people with auditory processing problems, it’s not simply a learning disability; it’s the effect of...

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The CAPD Controversy

The CAPD Controversy

Is there even such a thing as central auditory processing disorder? Tired of getting different answers to your questions about central auditory processing disorder? Even experts can’t agree on some of the details, so Gemm Learning decided to investigate. The American...

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Is It Auditory Processing Disorder or ADHD?

Is It Auditory Processing Disorder or ADHD?

If it's auditory processing disorder there are natural treatment options When choosing between auditory processing disorder or ADHD as a reason for a lack of focus, most will choose ADHD because it is the more familiar diagnosis. But, efficient language processing is...

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