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Central Auditory Processing Disorder

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 130,000 members and affiliates who are speech-language pathologists, audiologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists in the United States and internationally. This website offers information about Auditory Processing Disorders and how to find an audiologist in your area. For more information contact the ASHA National Office, 2200 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850-3289, or Phone: Office: 301-296-5700, Members: 800-498-2071, Non-Member: 800-638-8255, Fax: 301-296-8580, TTY (Text Telephone Communication Device): 301-296-5650 or send e-mail to actioncenter@asha.org

New Sign K12 Academics: Auditory Processing Disorder is a website devoted to providing resourceful information for a number of topics in education and disabilities. The section for Auditory Processing Disorder includes Causes, Characteristics, Definitions, Diagnosis, Relation to Specific language impairment, Remediations and training, books, videos, organizations, support services & mailing lists for the disability.

National Coalition of Auditory Processing Disorders' mission is to assist families and individuals affected by auditory processing disorders through education, support, and public awareness, as well as promoting auditory access of information for those affected by auditory processing disorders. Their website offers information about CAPD, resources and a listserve.

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