Can I tell you about Pathological Demand Avoidance syndrome?: A guide for friends, family and professionals

Can I tell you about Pathological Demand Avoidance syndrome?: A guide for friends, family and professionals

by Ruth Fidler (Author), Phil Christie (Author), Jonathon Powell (Illustrator)
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Meet Issy - an 11-year-old girl with pathological demand avoidance syndrome (PDA), a condition on the autism spectrum. Issy invites readers to learn about PDA from her perspective, helping them to understand how simple, everyday demands can cause her great anxiety and stress. Issy tells readers about all the ways she can be helped and supported by those around her. This illustrated book is for readers aged 7 and upwards, and will be an excellent way to increase understanding about PDA in the classroom or at home. It also includes practical tips and recommended resources for parents and professionals.

Book Details

Contributors
Judith Gould (Introduction author)
Publication Date
January 21, 2015
Publisher
Page count
56
ISBN
9780857009296
Paper ISBN
9781849055130