Welcome to support essentials
Supporting Autism, PDA, and Your Neurodiverse Home
Support Essentials is here to support you and your family to work positively with your child’s neurodiversity by sharing knowledge and experience from other parents of neurodiverse kids.
‘Can you have PDA without Autism?’ is a common question asked by people who have recently discovered Pathological Demand Avoidance.
Parenting a PDA child means challenging traditional parenting norms such as the widely accepted rule that parents should never be friends with their kids.
Transitioning to adulthood is hard. Here’s four books about puberty to support autistic girls and other neurodivergent children.
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Meet The Contributors
We’re looking for contributors with experience in the fields of Autism and PDA.
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