Working with PDA

This section includes information and resources for professionals working with PDA in different sectors. Please use the buttons below to explore the different topics and resources in this section.


Social care
Best practice


PDA Society training overview
Working with & supporting PDA children (for all professionals) online course – 14th June
Working with & supporting PDA adults (for social care professionals) online course – 29th June
PDA for Educators (supporting PDA young people 5-16yrs) online course – 19th & 26th Sept

Related resources

The PDA Society also offers a free newsletter service for professionals. To subscribe to receive a round-up of news, resources and events relating to PDA for professionals via email, delivered quarterly to your inbox, please click on the button below:

Professionals’ newsletter
Local position statements on PDA
Information sheet for teaching professionals
Information sheet for social care professionals
PDA for social care professionals (webinar)