Search results for 'Pathological demand avoidance'
Jane Alison SherwinFull of advice and support, this book is an honest account of one family's experiences of raising a child with Pathological Demand Avoidance Syndrome (PDA). It includes strategies to help manage PDA behaviours, information on obtaining diagnosis and raising awareness, and explanations to help readers gain a better understanding of the condition. Learn More2015, Paperback / softback, 8.50in x 5.43in / 216mm x 138mm, 328pp, £12.99ISBN: 978-1-84905-614-42015, Ebook, ePUB, 328pp, £12.99ISBN: 978-1-78450-085-6
A Guide for Parents, Teachers and Other Professionals
Phil Christie, Margaret Duncan, Ruth Fidler and Zara HealyWritten by professionals and parents, this book answers the key questions about PDA and uses case examples throughout to show the impact of the condition on different areas of the child's life. The early intervention options and workable strategies for managing PDA positively will make day-to-day life easier for the child, their family and peers. Learn More2011, Paperback / softback, 9.69in x 6.81in / 246mm x 173mm, 208pp, £12.99ISBN: 978-1-84905-074-62011, Ebook, ePUB, 208pp, £12.99ISBN: 978-0-85700-253-2
A guide for friends, family and professionals
Ruth Fidler and Phil Christie, illustrated by Jonathon PowellIn this illustrated guide Issy invites readers to learn about PDA, a part of the autism spectrum, from her perspective, helping them to understand how it causes her to find simple, everyday demands very stressful. Issy tells readers (aged 7 upwards) about all the ways she can be helped and supported by those around her. Learn More2015, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 56pp