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Is oppositional defiant disorder a psychiatric condition?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: ODD

It is a behavioral disorder classified under the psychiatric diagnoses.

In brief: ODD

It is a behavioral disorder classified under the psychiatric diagnoses.
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Dr. Mara Fiorentino
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: ODD

Oppositional defiant disorder (odd) is mostly seen in children and adolescents.
They are defiant, disagreeable with authority figures, and violate rules and regulations imposed to them. It is seen with some cases of adhd and as a precursor of conduct disorder.

In brief: ODD

Oppositional defiant disorder (odd) is mostly seen in children and adolescents.
They are defiant, disagreeable with authority figures, and violate rules and regulations imposed to them. It is seen with some cases of adhd and as a precursor of conduct disorder.
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Dr. Travis Fultz
Clinical Psychology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Usually diagnosed in individuals between the ages on 5 and 18 it affects a decent number of people each year. Treatments for this disorder vary in accord to the professionals discipline.

In brief: Yes

Usually diagnosed in individuals between the ages on 5 and 18 it affects a decent number of people each year. Treatments for this disorder vary in accord to the professionals discipline.
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is classified as one in the dsm 4, so it is officially a disorder. Whatever other consideration about the validity or fairness of this fact, would put into question the whole dsm system which is the basis of psychiatry nowadays.

In brief: Yes

It is classified as one in the dsm 4, so it is officially a disorder. Whatever other consideration about the validity or fairness of this fact, would put into question the whole dsm system which is the basis of psychiatry nowadays.
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