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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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ENQUIRY LINE VOLUNTEERS NEEDED … can you help?

The PDA Society is looking for enquiry line volunteers to support adults with PDA and their parents/carers to expand our enquiry line service.

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Give your views on autism and the NHS

Autism as a priority for NHS for next 10 years: have your say before 30th September

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Recent media coverage about PDA

Links to recent media coverage about PDA

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PDA Society Courses

Details of PDA Society courses (Workshops in Bourne End, Bucks (13 Oct) and Brighton (22 Oct); 6 week course in Swansea starting 2nd Oct)

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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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Hampshire & Sussex - first local campaign to take up PDA Society’s call for action

Details of first local campaign to take up PDA Society’s call for action in Hampshire and Sussex

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​Review of PDA Day 2018 and #BeingUnderstood campaign

A recap on PDA Action Day 2018 and details of our #BeingUnderstood campaign

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PDA Action Day uPDAte newsletter

Welcome to PDA Action Day 2018 - newsletter with links to key info

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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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