Introduction to PDA (2021)


An introductory video about PDA (Pathological Demand Avoidance).

This video is just over 20 minutes long and covers lots of information, including:

  • What is demand avoidance?
  • PDA & Autism
  • Key features of a PDA profile
  • Research & clinical themes
  • Why identify PDA?
  • How PDA can feel
  • What are demands?
  • Demand avoidance in PDA
  • Helpful approaches
  • Further information

We hope this is a helpful introduction and helps to put PDA on everyone's radar.


Published by: PDA Society, Jan 2021



Related resources:

Introduction to PDA (2021) Hungarian translation