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Collaborative Approaches to Learning for Pupils with PDA


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1. Towards an Understanding of PDA. 2. Implications for Teaching and Learning. 3. What are Collaborative Approaches to Learning. 4. Key Strategies. 5. Getting started. 6. Personalising the curriculum. 7. Encouraging social understanding and promoting emotional wellbeing. 8. Demonstrating progress. 9. Looking after yourself. Summary.

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An expert guide for supporting pupils with Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) in school environments

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Ruth Fidler is an independent Education Consultant specialising in complex autism and emotional wellbeing. She worked in a special school setting for over 20 years and now works across the UK providing training and consultancy. She has worked with the Autism Education Trust, the National Autistic Society and is part of Autism Associates. She has been interviewed by Channel 4 and the BBC. She lives in Nottinghamshire, UK.Phil Christie is a Consultant Child Psychologist with experience of diagnosis and assessment of children across the spectrum as well as having been Director of an autism specific school and children's services for 30 years. He has a background in research, training and publications, with a recent emphasis on those with a diagnosis of Pathological Demand Avoidance. Phil is the Vice Chair of the Autism Education Trust and lives in Nottinghamshire, UK.


As medical lead for ASD in Surrey, I witness first-hand the challenge that teachers face in responding to the needs of children with PDA symptoms. It's very clear that this book stems from the authors' unparalleled educational experience and I am excited about the good it is going to do. -- Dr Gloria Dura-Vila, Consultant Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Surrey and Borders NHS Trust, author of `My Autism Book' and `Me and my PDA'

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