Practitioner and Clinician Resources

Here are some links that we hope you find useful. If you would like to suggest links you think we should add to this page, please contact us.
Published journal articles can be found here.

Reference Booklet for Education, Health and Social Care Practitioners

    PDA Booklet for Health, Education and Social Care Practitioners - 2016 Edition

Summary Sheet

Pathological Demand Avoidance Summary Sheet
prepared by the 'PDA Development Group', June 2016


    National Autistic Society information on Dignositic Profiles
  A Tipping Point for PDA: SEN Magazine


Demand-Anxiety cycle resource template 
'What PDA means to me' editable version 


'What PDA means to me' completed example
Pathological Demand Avoidance: Behavioural Strategies advice sheet, from Autism West Midlands


Other sources of information

Lectures & webinars

Research resource

Discussion groups for professionals


Please note the above links are external to the PDA Society web site, and the PDA Society is not making any recommendations nor is responsible for the content of these sites.

Please contact us if you discover any broken links or would like to make suggestions for links to add.