Supporting Children & Young People who have Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) - DONCASTER - 11 October 2019
Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) is a complex Autism Spectrum Condition characterised by anxiety driven need to be in control. Children and young people with PDA need a different approach to the ones used with other Autism Spectrum conditions. This course will teach learners how PDA differs from other types of autism.
- Understand the meaning of Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)
- Understand the impact PDA has on a person and how they might be supported.
- Understand the key principles of positive behaviour management when working with those with PDA
- Understand the effects that PDA has on lifelong learning and social opportunities and how to reduce the impact of this
Also scheduled to run in:-
Liverpool, West Derby - 24 September 2019
Birmingham, Oldbury - 9 October 2019
Stevenage, Herts. - 8 November 2019
London, Kingsbury - 14 November 2019