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Auditory

Auditory processing is the way in which we take in and interpret what we hear. Examples of auditory processing challenges include the following examples: Difficulty noticing when one’s own name is being called, difficulty attending to verbal instructions, inability to block out background noise impacting attention, and constantly making sounds or noises to a point of disrupting participation in the task at hand.

Resources

  • Auditory Processing Disorder - Parent Handouts preview

    Auditory Processing Disorder - Parent Handouts

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Parent Handouts about Auditory Processing Disorder: Velvet Buehler, M.A. CCC-SLP/A, Speech Pathologist and Audiologist, Professor EMERITUS summarized by Ambiki therapists.

    Includes activity list
  • Five Senses: My Birthday preview

    Five Senses: My Birthday

    Teodora Gajic Bakic, MOT, OTR/L

    Occupational Therapy Resource. Language Resource. Speech resource. SLP. OT. Senses. We feel it is our birthday by smelling cake, feeling love and touching presents, seeing happy faces, and hearing ...

  • Scavenger Hunt preview

    Scavenger Hunt

    Krystan Inman

    A scavenger hunt is fun and can be rewarding. It can boost in self-confidence and offer a sense of accomplishment our children often need. It can build self-esteem and encourage children to mingle ...

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Related Disorder(s)

  • Sensory processing disorders - Sensory processing disorder is a condition in which the brain has trouble receiving and responding to information that comes in through the senses.

Reference links

  • Sensory Author: The OT Toolbox - So, what exactly is sensory? Remember learning about the senses in school? Did you know we actually have 8 sensory systems? There is so much to understand about sensory processing, and how kids can respond to sensory input in each of these sensory areas. Explore these blog posts for information on sensory-friendly classrooms, sensory ... Read more