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Health and Care: Therapy and Rehabilitation: Disability Specific: Central Auditory Processing Disorder


National

New Sign ADD, ADHD Advances, Auditory Integration Training is a website created by a doctor who had experienced ADD, ADHD as a parent and director of special education at his children's elementary school. This page is devoted to Central Auditory Processing Disorder and inexpensive treatment options. At this site you will also find all the help you need on ADD, ADHD and information on conduct disorder, social skills training, neurofeedback, parent counseling, relaxation training, dealing with school problems, discipline, and more. Click on Auditory Intergration Training. The doctor also promotes his book and training program which requires purchasing. ADDADHD Advances: Auditory Integration Training is described to reduce sensitivity to specific sound frequencies that prohibit the person from hearing clearly.

New Sign Learning Breakthrough Program improves cognitive function on a foundational level to help struggling children catch up and enable gifted children to excel. The program addresses the roots of processing problems, rather than just the symptoms. The program often provides quick results. This program is a product that you purchase. The cost is probably better funded by a school than by an individual. The Learning Breakthrough Program uses balance as its central component to address brain processing difficulties. The manufacturer claims that children who suffer from CAPD may improve brain processing speed and sensory integration efficiency by engaging in balance exercises that have the effect of increasing neural involvement and therefore their program will help. To find out more about this program, go to their page on CAPD. For more information, contact the Learning Breakthrough Program at 10 Sheldrake Lane Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418, Phone 1-888-853-2762 or 262-293-2370 or send e-mail to info@learningbreakthrough.com .


State Listings


California

Integrated Learning Institute serves students with learning disabilities from the Coachella Valley and uses the National Institute for Learning Disabilities (NILD) Educational Therapy techniques. For more information, see NILD website. This therapy works to create an independent learner who can learn in any school or work environment without special assistance. This therapy is not free and is costly. For more information, visit their website as listed or write to the Integrated Learning Institute, 40300 Washington Street, U-103 Bermuda Dunes, CA 92203, Phone: 760-772-9019, Fax: 760-772-9610 or send e-mail to: ili@dc.rr.com


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