Does Your Teen Suffer From Conduct Disorder?

2018-04-03T15:35:46+00:00Conduct Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder|

Conduct disorder is diagnosed in children and adolescents who exhibit repeated and persistent behavior that violates basic societal rules or the rights of others. The behavior is typically exhibited in a number of settings, including at school, home, and in social situations. It results in significant impairment in academic, family, and social functioning. If [...]

Oppositional Defiant Disorder – What You Need to Know

2018-03-13T15:34:16+00:00Oppositional Defiant Disorder|

Oppositional Defiant Disorder: What You Need to Know Oppositional defiant disorder, also referred to as ODD, is a mental health disorder that mainly affects children but can manifest in early adolescence as well. The condition causes a child to behave in a defiant and vindictive manner and causes a repetitive pattern of anger and [...]

Oppositional Defiant Disorder in Adolescents

2017-06-06T00:33:59+00:00Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Parenting|

By Dr. Ray Armstrong Children can sometimes be very difficult to deal with and regularly defiant. Oppositional defiant disorder is a diagnosis in which a child or adolescent sees a persistent pattern of defiance and irritability. The main signs of the condition are generally reserved for individuals that go far outside of the norm [...]