Opposition Defiant Disorder #Infographic - "Teens test boundaries, make mistakes and sometimes have little respect for their parents. Teens with ODD experience these normal teenage behaviors but may have a harder time living with them. Sometimes ODD can lead to a more severe disorder known as Conduct Disorder. Left untreated and combined with other personality disorders, oppositional defiant disorder may lead to a lifetime of behavioral complications and personality disorders."
Shared by our friends at Autism with a Glass of Wine (a facebook page and new blog by a parent of a great kid, who happens to have autism). Check out their blog for more resources and perspective www.autismwithaglassofwine.blogspot.com
What is Autism? Note: Experienced SLPs can diagnose autism; however, most work as a team with other professionals to do so.
How to support people with Autism. Everyone who comes into contact with someone on the spectrum, should read this.
Dealing with Oppositional Defiant Disorder | Parenting and teaching a child with ODD is hard, but there are many different treatment and therapy options, and this post contains all the signs and symptoms as well as 18 strategies to help parents and teachers discipline a child with ODD (and ADHD) at home and in the classroom. From behavior charts to logical consequences to anger management, these ideas are practical and effective! #ODD #oppositionaldefiantdisoder #ADHD #positiveparenting