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Auditory Processing Disorder

What Is Auditory Processing Disorder? Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) is a disorder affecting the ability to process auditory stimuli. APD is different from a hearing impairment, because people with Auditory Processing Disorder will usually have normal (or average) hearing. An individual with this disorder may have difficulty listening to strong accents or listening to people …

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Executive Functioning Disorder

What Is Executive Functioning Disorder? The Executive Functions Disorder happen in an area of the brain which controls learning, organisation and overall behaviour. People can experience a reduction in the efficiency of these functions, which can be through another condition that influences behaviour such as ADHD, or through a brain injury which affects the frontal …

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