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SOLD OUT. Designed for professionals supporting young people (5-16yrs) with the autism profile of PDA in mainstream, SEN or autism specific schools.

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This course is targeted towards professionals supporting young people with the autism profile of Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) in mainstream, SEN or autism specific schools and, would benefit those working with young people aged between 5-16yrs.

This basic introductory session will look at:

  • What is PDA?
  • What are demands?
  • Helpful approaches
  • PDA & Education
  • Resources/signposting
  • Q&A

Participants may find it helpful to have watched our 10 minute introductory webinar prior to attending the training.

Please Note: any legislation discussed is related to England and delegates joining from other locations will need to consider their own local legal requirements.

This is an online session, lasting 1.5hrs from 3.45pm-5.15pm. We recommend that you join 5-10 minutes prior to the start to ensure your technology is working correctly as we will be unable to delay the start due to the number of delegates we anticipate attending.

Cost is £40 (plus Eventbrite fees), payable in advance. Refunds available up to 7 days prior to the course.

If you have any special needs that may require assistance, please do let us know at the time of booking, in order that we can discuss arrangements in advance. Thank you.

The PDA Society is also able to deliver a more in-depth course over 3hrs (delivered in 1 session or over 2 x 1.5hr sessions) specifically for professionals within education. This course expands on the general ‘helpful approaches’ of the shorter session and looks at strategies for the classroom in more detail. For further information or to make a booking please email: training@pdasociety.org.uk

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