Auditory Closure

Auditory Closure – this is the ability to decode a word after only hearing part of the word. If you hear breakf... you should be able to decode the word is breakfast.

 

Auditory closure is one of the micro-skills of learning. A deficiency in auditory closure is a contributing factor to auditory processing disorder. It can be corrected with auditory processing therapy.

 

Symptoms of auditory closure problems:

 

  • Difficulty with reading comprehension
  • Difficulty following instructions
  • Difficulty understanding speech in noisy environments
  • Mixes up similar sounds

 

For auditory closure exercises you can do at home with your child as well as all of the other necessary micro-skill exercises needed to achieve academic success get your copy of the Learning Success System