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Mapping Experiences of Pathological Demand Avoidance in Ireland

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DCU St Patrick's Campus

Drumcondra Road Upper

Drumcondra

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Autism, Anxiety and Demand Avoidance: a national conference of interest to individuals, families and health and education professionals.

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Dublin City University and Prism PDA Ireland (Prism DLR) are delighted to announce a national conference for parents and health and education professionals.

This conference will present findings from a national study Mapping Experiences of Pathological Demand Avoidance in Ireland, together with testimony, guidance and discussion from experts by experience, and professionals.

Conference agenda (break times provisional)

09.00 Registration

09.30 Welcome: Chairperson of Prism DLR, Jen Kane-Mason

09.45 Keynote address 1: Harry Thompson, The PDA Experience

10.30 Keynote address 2: Alison Doyle and Neil Kenny, launch of the report and guidelines from the Mapping Experiences of PDA in Ireland study.

11.15 Break

11.45 Perspectives from Ireland: Experts by experience - Stuart Neilson and Samantha Holman

12.30 Lunch

13.30 Keynote address 3: Judy Eaton, The Essence of PDA

14.30 Perspectives from Ireland: Experts by experience - Carol-Ann O’Síoráin and Joan McDonald

15.30 Panel discussion

17.00 Close

  • Ticket price includes lunch and refreshments. No refunds.
  • Vegetarian options will be available, please let us know if you have other dietary requirements prismpdasurvey2018@gmail.com
  • A quiet space will be available to delegates.
  • Free parking but spaces are limited.
  • Please let us know if you require an ISL interpreter prismpdasurvey2018@gmail.com

There are regular buses from Dublin city centre that will take you to the St Patrick’s campus of DCU. DCU St. Patrick’s Campus: 1, 11, 13, 16, 33, 41, 41a,b,c, 44, 126, Swords Road (Stop # 21/45).

M50 Southbound Proceed along the M1 towards the city centre and as the road becomes the Swords Road (N1), then Drumcondra Road, look out for the Bodington Hotel on your left, and then the Skylon Hotel on your right. St Patrick’s College is almost adjacent to the Skylon Hotel. The entrance to the College is on your right - at the first set of traffic lights past the Skylon Hotel.

M50 Northbound Drive through the Westlink toll bridge and continue along the M50 until you arrive at Junction 2 signposted for City Centre (N1). Proceed until the road becomes the Swords Road (N1) and follow the directions for St Patrick’s campus as outlined above.

Enter from Drumcondra Road. Campus map, conference area is marked as number 5: https://www.dcu.ie/sites/default/files/info/images/dcu_st_pats_2019.pdf

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