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Author Dundon, Raelene, author

Title PDA in the therapy room : a clinician's guide to working with children with pathological demand avoidance / Raelene Dundon
Published London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2021


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Description 168 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 1. What is Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA)? -- 2. How might therapy assist individuals with PDA? -- 3. Why might traditional therapy approaches be challenging for children with PDA? -- 4. How might using a trauma-informed approach be helpful for working with children with PDA? -- 5. What do you need to consider when commencing therapy with a child with PDA? -- 6. What are the most important things to consider when working with children with PDA in therapy? -- 7. How can we support the families of children with PDA? -- 8. Practical therapy activities for common presenting difficulties -- 9. Troubleshooting: what to do when ... -- 10. A Final Reflection
Summary "Guidance for professionals supporting children with pathological demand avoidance and their families. This book details the most effective methods of treatment such as trauma-informed and indirect approaches and offers advice to help clinicians overcome the most common obstacles they may face"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Pathological demand avoidance syndrome
Pathological demand avoidance syndrome -- Treatment
Pathological demand avoidance syndrome.
LC no. 2020016456
ISBN 9781787753471