Webinars and Videos

A range of videos including a series of webinars produced by the PDA Society

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PDA & school avoidance podcast with James

15 year old James shares his thoughts on why school is difficult for young people with a PDA profile. He openly talks about his experience of school and the daily challenges around demands, masking, sensory difficulties, school avoidance, friendships and transitions. He also offers some possible solutions and advice [...]

PDA best practice – the professional voice

PDA best practice - what the professionals would like you to know 24 professionals from a range of backgrounds explain why they feel it's important to identify PDA and share their tips for best practice. This is one of two videos created for PDA Day 2021 that share best practice about [...]

PDA best practice – the PDA community’s voice

PDA best practice - what the PDA community would like professionals to know This is one of two videos created for PDA Day 2021 that share best practice about PDA for professionals from all sectors – including healthcare, education, social care, the law, therapists, counsellors, advocates and policy makers. This video [...]

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 [...]

Podcasts

A collection of PDA-related podcasts and radio programmes. The Great Minds Podcast: PDA Society PDA Society trustees Paula Webb & Vikki Threlfall chat with Emma and Meg from Great Minds Together about lots of topics including terminology around PDA, helpful approaches, differences between ODD & PDA, EHCPs, working with professionals and more. ACAMH [...]

Neville’s PDA video series

This ground-breaking range of videos was produced in 2010 by a former Trustee of the PDA Society. They including lots of information on PDA and supporting young people in education. The nine videos cover the following topics: An introduction to Pathological Demand Avoidance Syndrome PDA:- Common features and characteristics [...]

Harry Thompson

Hi there! My name is Harry and I am a public speaker, PDA Expert (by Experience) and Consultant, and the author of The PDA Paradox. I created this channel to raise awareness on Neurodiversity by providing detailed descriptions of the inner experiences, mostly from a first-person perspective (I myself [...]

We are Unique – Libby Hill

We are Unique - Libby Hill (speech and language therapist) talks to Kevin Healy about PDA.   .fusion-button.button-27 {border-radius:2px;}Watch part one on YouTube .fusion-button.button-28 {border-radius:2px;}Watch part two on YouTube

Introduction to PDA by Laura Kerbey

Laura Kerbey joins Hilary Nunns for a 'Can Do Conversation' around the key points of PDA that are important to understand, especially when working with children and young people.   .fusion-button.button-29 {border-radius:2px;}Watch on YouTube