PDA Society – Working with & Supporting PDA Young People & Adults
This 3.5-hour online course is suitable for parents, carers and professionals supporting young people & adults (whether formally diagnosed, self-identified or exploring the profile)
This introductory session will look at:
- What is PDA (Pathological Demand Avoidance)?
- Demand avoidance and the effects
- What are demands?
- How can PDA feel
- Helpful approaches
- Teenagers & adults
- Distressed behaviours
- Individual needs
- Inclusive support
This training is for family carers and support workers supporting adults (18 years +) through a Personal Budget from Adult Social Care or an Education, Health, and Care Plan. There are limited places available for people funded through Personal Health Budgets, or people who support someone aged under 18 please contact [email protected] for availability.