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Pathological Demand Avoidance

May 30, 2023 The Autistic Woman
Pathological Demand Avoidance
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Meet My Autistic Brain
Pathological Demand Avoidance
May 30, 2023
The Autistic Woman

Pathological Demand Avoidance - People with PDA don’t like demands placed on them even with activities of daily living. Is this an autistic thing, a symptom of autism or a disorder on its own? Listen and decide for yourself.

Here's an online PDA test: https://www.pdasociety.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/EDA8.pdf

DISCLAIMER: This episode is based on the host's limited experience and knowledge. Some of the information provided relates to non-PDA children and adults and is provided for contrast only. This is not intended to be advice for a parent of a child with PDA or any other person.

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Another great podcast about neurodiversity: Beyond 6 Seconds: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/beyond-6-seconds/id1336740192

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Show Notes

Pathological Demand Avoidance - People with PDA don’t like demands placed on them even with activities of daily living. Is this an autistic thing, a symptom of autism or a disorder on its own? Listen and decide for yourself.

Here's an online PDA test: https://www.pdasociety.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/EDA8.pdf

DISCLAIMER: This episode is based on the host's limited experience and knowledge. Some of the information provided relates to non-PDA children and adults and is provided for contrast only. This is not intended to be advice for a parent of a child with PDA or any other person.

Support the Show.

Share this podcast with your friends and family so they can learn what it’s like to be autistic.

-->Try Sunsama free for 30 days! https://try.sunsama.com/xi4blkokndgk (affiliate link)

Ko-fi: https://ko-fi.com/theautisticwoman (one time donation or monthly)
Linktree: https://linktr.ee/theautisticwoman
PayPal: info@theautisticwoman.com
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/theautisticwoman
Twitter: @anautisticwoman
Email: info@theautisticwoman.com
Website: theautisticwoman.com

This is a great autism resource - Rated in the top 1% globally.
© The Autistic Woman™

A wonderful podcast about autistic culture: The Autistic Culture Podcast https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-autistic-culture-podcast/id1653171456

Another great podcast about neurodiversity: Beyond 6 Seconds: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/beyond-6-seconds/id1336740192

Check out my friends' 5-star rated, fun podcast about neurodiversity and more: Atypical the Podcast: http://atypicalthepodcast.buz...

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