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Live interactive webinar and onsite face to face training available for this course This course is now being delivered to groups via live interactive webinar as well as onsite face to face and will be delivered by our professional and qualified educators. If you require further information, please complete the booking enquiry form on this page or call 01242 371 999
Pathological demand avoidance (PDA) is a profile that describes individuals whose main characteristic is to avoid everyday demands and expectations to an extreme extent. (PDA) is a pervasive developmental disorder which presents with individuals on the autistic spectrum.Info & Booking Enquiry
Who is this course targeted at?
The course is targeted at support workers, families and anyone supporting patients/clients with PDA. Learn how to help and nurture a young adult or child with PDA to reach their full potential.
Understanding Able Autism (Asperger syndrome) and Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
The aim of this half day Pathological Demand Avoidance training is to provide attendees with a better understanding of Asperger Syndrome and PDA. It will also enable staff to understand the alignment in Understanding Able Autism (Asperger syndrome) and Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
- What is Asperger Syndrome?
- The strengths and the challenges
- What is PDA?
- The demands and the effects
- The alignment of PDA with high functioning ASD
- Sensory Processing issues
- Exploring the skills and the strategies for effective support
This course is often booked with the following courses:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Autism Awareness
- Challenging Behaviours & Breakaway Techniques
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Tidal Training provide onsite face to face healthcare training to large and small organisations across the United Kingdom. Our tutors will travel to your workplace or choice of venue and deliver training at a time and date which fits in with your organisation’s work commitments. If you require training outside of normal working hours we will be more than happy to support you. Our clients do not have to pay for mileage or any other added extras.
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