Autism is categorised (DSM IV & V) as a Mental Health disorder. Autism rarely comes alone & is often associated with the comorbidity diagnoses of Anxiety, Dyslexia, Depression & Sensory Processing Disorder to name a few.
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) Parenting a child who has very defiant behavior or who is diagnosed with Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) can be very exhausting and frustrating. These parents need to employ strategies that are different from those used to parent a typical child. What is Oppositional Defiant Disorder? ODD
How to deal with children with ODD (oppositional defiant disorder)?