Webinars and Videos

PDA Society Webinars

This series of on-line seminars explores aspects of the PDA profile and related issues. 

Understanding PDA - Part 1

Understanding PDA - Part 2

PDA & Mental Health 

PDA & How Speech and Language Therapy can help

​PDA & Family Resilience 


PDA & Sensory Processing


Education Support & Strategies for Children with PDA 



Channel 4 'Born Naughty?' (children in episode one and four are diagnosed with ASD with profile of PDA)  
Radio 4 'All in the Mind' 
Radio Interview with Dr Judy Eaton 
Introduction to PDA by Laura Kerbey  
We are Unique - Libby Hill (speech and language therapist) talks to Kevin Healy about PDA

Life with PDA 

Pathologically Free-Spirited by Harry Thompson 
My Experience of PDA by Isaac Russell  
Radio Interview with Julia Daunt 
Q&A with Julia Daunt 
Pathological Demand Avoidance 


Pathological Demand Avoidance by Neville Starnes - series of 9 videos
Bev HD 


Pathological Demand Avoidance by Neville Starnes - education-related video
Happy Learners Info series of 4 information videos
NAS / Axcis education webinar relating to educational approaches useful when supporting a child with PDA – scroll down the list to find the PDA webinar link 
Horses Helping Children with Pathological Demand Avoidance 

Practitioner and Clinician 

Pathological Demand Avoidance Syndrome (PDA): new finding; Francesca Happé; Mind the gap conference, Gillberg Neuropsychiatry Centre  
Videos from the 2011 National Autistic Society PDA conference (interviews with researchers and professionals attending) 

PDA Society Video

The Birth of The PDA Society 
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