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What is ?Oppositional defiant disorder ?

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Dr. Paul Pancner
Clinical Psychology
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In brief: Defined

Odd is classified as one of the beharioral disorders in the dsm-iv.
It is characterized by defiance, argumentative, difficulty with authority figures, can be vindictive, blames others for their mistakes, loses temper easily, deliberately annoys others, to name a few. These characteristics or symptoms need to be present for 6 months. Doesn't typically respond to meds.

In brief: Defined

Odd is classified as one of the beharioral disorders in the dsm-iv.
It is characterized by defiance, argumentative, difficulty with authority figures, can be vindictive, blames others for their mistakes, loses temper easily, deliberately annoys others, to name a few. These characteristics or symptoms need to be present for 6 months. Doesn't typically respond to meds.
Dr. Paul Pancner
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