During the current Covid-19 pandemic, the safety and welfare of our patients and staff is our priority. We have successfully continued to provide consultations and assessments online (via zoom) until we are able to safely resume face-to-face appointments.

Dr Gloria Dura-Vila MD, MRCPsych, MSc, PhD

Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist and Autism and PDA Specialist

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Human Brains Are Diverse and Equally Valuable

Private Autism (ASD) and PDA assessments and consultations

for all ages: early years, children, adolescents and adults 


*Private Autism (ASD) assessments for early years    *Private Autism  assessments for children  

*Private Autism assessments for adolescents   *Private Autism assessments for adults

*Private PDA assessments for children   *Private PDA assessments for adolescents   *Private PDA assessments for adults

Highly specialised consultations and assessments in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), including complex presentations and Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA), for all ages

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Autism Spectrum Disorder and PDA

A renowned expert in all aspects of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), including complex presentations in ASD and Pathological Demand Avoidance 

(PDA, also known as Extreme Demand Avoidance), Dr Gloria Dura-Vila is an Autism specialist who is passionate about providing patient-centred care for all ages.

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Dr Gloria Dura-Vila, MD, MRCPsych, MSc, PhD, is an NHS Consultant in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Medical Lead for the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Pathway in Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Trust. She and her team spare no effort to provide a unique private practice experience, combining the highest standards of care with a personalised and bespoke approach. Dr Dura-Vila offers consultations and assessments in Autism Spectrum Disorder, including complex presentations and Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA), also known as Extreme Demand Avoidance. She is a very passionate and deeply committed clinician striving to do her utmost for her patients and their families. Dr Dura-Vila is also a best-selling author in the field of Autism, her books are valued all over the world, and her “My Autism Book: a Child's Guide to their Autistic Spectrum Diagnosis” has even been recently translated to Indonesian. She has a national and international clientele, offering the option of online consultations and, when appropriate, assessments using skype or zoom.


Dr Dura-Vila’s relaxed and welcoming clinical rooms in London are located in Harley Street and Earl’s Court.