Course Overview

Enrich your understanding of Pathological Demand Avoidance or PDA through the highly informative Pathological Demand Avoidance course. This course will introduce you to the ins and outs of PDA and help you acquire a clear understanding of this disease. 

From the Pathological Demand Avoidance course, you will learn what PDA is. The course will educate you on the signs and symptoms of autism. Along with that, you will be able to enrich your knowledge of Sensory Processing Disorders. The course will also teach you the skills required to handle children with PDA at schools and homes. 

This course will also give you a certificate of achievement. This certificate will increase your employability in the relevant sectors. Join now!

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the definition of Pathological Demand Avoidance 
  • Learn about the signs and symptoms of autism 
  • Enrich your knowledge of Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Develop the skills to handle PDA at schools and at home 
  • Explore different learning disabilities and autism

Assessment and Certification

At the end of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful. After you have successfully passed the final exam, you will be able to order an Accredited Certificate of Achievement at an additional cost of £19 for a PDF copy and £29 for an original print copy sent to you by post or for both £39.

Career Path

This course will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the subject. On successful completion, you will have the skills, confidence and practical knowledge to fast-track a successful career in relevant sectors. Professions in this field include:

  • Child Care worker 
  • Social Worker 
  • SEN Teacher 
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Course Curriculum

Module 01: Introduction to Pathological Demand Avoidance
Introduction to Pathological Demand Avoidance 00:18:00
Module 02: Understanding Autism
Understanding Autism 00:14:00
Module 03: PDA in Schools and Parent Information
PDA in Schools and Parent Information 00:14:00
Module 04: Sensory Processing Disorder
Sensory Processing Disorder 00:16:00
Module 05: The History of PDA
The History of PDA 00:13:00
Module 06: Learning Disability and Autism
Learning Disability and Autism 00:14:00

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