Adults with APD

by | Aug 6, 2013 | 0 comments

adult-APD-thumbAdults with APD may complain of:

  • Difficulty understanding conversation with background noise (i.e. restaurants)
  • Difficulty dividing attention (i.e. talking on phone while tuning out or listening to other sounds)
  • Difficulty understanding unfamiliar speakers
  • Difficulty following long conversations
  • Difficulty with teleconferences
  • Misinterpreting the intent of a person’s comments (i.e. sarcasm, tone of voice)
  • Feeling exhausted at the end of the day due to straining to follow conversations
  • Struggling to understand music lyrics or to hear differences between melodies or instrument types