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New Keys to Care for PDA resource

New PDA Society resource

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PDA Society merchandise

Details of PDA Society merchandise including alert & awareness cards

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Landmark legal case on challenging behaviour and exclusion

Judge rules that schools should not permanently exclude when SEN is cause of behaviour

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Commentary on Prof Green Lancet article published

In the July issue of The Lancet a commentary entitled "Demand avoidance is not necessarily defiance", written by O'Nions, Happe, Viding, Gould and Noens in response to the Prof Green article "Pathological Demand Avoidance:symptoms but not a syndrome" in the same publication in March, was published.

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Survey Results Published

Survey results describing the experiences of nearly 1,500 people are published in a report entitled 'Being Misunderstood'

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Important research published

Essential reading: the latest published paper on PDA

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George Timlin Obituary

The PDA Society are sad to learn of the death of George Timlin.

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Surrey Joint Position Statement: PDA

New position statement from Surrey regarding PDA

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Stephs Two Girls - This is Our PDA Story

Steph, author of the popular blog 'Steph's Two Girls' and the parent of a daughter with the PDA profile of autism, is looking for contributions from parents, carers or individuals with PDA to add to her series of 'My PDA Story' which she began a couple of years ago.

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Research by Liz O'Nions

The current research being conducted by Liz O'Nions will remain open until November 2017. Collating information from a large sample group would be extremely helpful for Liz regarding this research study. If you would like to be involved please click on the continue button for further details.

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