Generalized Auditory Agnosia: The First Phase of Treatment A rare, highly disabling auditory disorder, generalized auditory agnosia, is discussed. Therapeutic means of establishing hearing attention, sound associations, and retention of sound relationships are presented as part of a program to establish projective hearing that uses environmental sound meaningfully. To establish insight that is precursory to learning about speech-sound ... Forum
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Generalized Auditory Agnosia: The First Phase of Treatment
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, May 1972, Vol. 37, 152-161. doi:10.1044/jshd.3702.152
 
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, May 1972, Vol. 37, 152-161. doi:10.1044/jshd.3702.152

A rare, highly disabling auditory disorder, generalized auditory agnosia, is discussed. Therapeutic means of establishing hearing attention, sound associations, and retention of sound relationships are presented as part of a program to establish projective hearing that uses environmental sound meaningfully. To establish insight that is precursory to learning about speech-sound production, the program focuses listening attention on the sound-producing ability of the human vocal mechanism.

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