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By Keith McBurnett, Linda Pfiffner

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Jansson-Verkasalo E, Ceponiene R, Valkama M, et al. Deficient speech-sound processing, as shown by the electrophysiologic brain mismatch negativity response, and naming ability in prematurely born children. Neurosci Lett 2003; 348:5–8. McFarland DJ, Cacace AT. Potential problems in the differential diagnosis of (central) auditory processing disorder (CAPD or APD) and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). J Am Acad Audiol 2003; 14:278–80. Chermak GD, Hall JW III, Musiek FE. Differential diagnosis and management of central auditory processing disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

Indeed, past research has demonstrated a connection between impaired executive functioning and diminished self-awareness (33). Research on clinical assessment (3) and cognitive interventions (34) also emphasizes the idea that children with ADHD may lack certain cognitive skills relevant to self-perception. For instance, clinicians are encouraged to discount the self-reports of externalizing children in the assessment and diagnostic process (3). In addition, cognitive treatment strategies such as self-instructing, problem solving, self-reinforcement, and self-redirection appear ineffective when used as primary interventions to ameliorate Self-Esteem and Self-Perceptions in ADHD 35 the problems of children with ADHD (3,34).

Jerger J, Musiek F. Report of the Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis of Auditory Processing Disorders in School-Aged Children. J Am Acad Audiol 2000; 11:467–74. 24. Cooper JC Jr, Gates GA. Hearing in the elderly–the Framingham cohort, 1983–1985: Part II. Prevalence of central auditory processing disorders. Ear Hear 1991; 12:304–11. 25. Fisher LI. Learning disabilities and auditory processing. In: Van Hattam RJ, ed. Administration of Speech Language Services in Schools: A Manual. San Diego, CA: College-Hill Press, 1985:231–91.

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