Autism Spectrum Disorders include a range of group of developmental brain disorders. "Spectrum" refers to the wide rangen of symptoms, skills, and levels of impairmet, or disability, that children with ASD can have.
Why Is My Child So Angry and Defiant? An Overview of Oppositional Defiant Disorder
ADHD and ODD: Parenting Your Defiant Child ADHD behavior issues often partner with oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) -- making discipline a challenge. Try these strategies for parents of ADD kids." by Royce Flippin
ADHD behavior issues are often seen along with ODD, making discipline a challenge. Here are strategies for managing and treating an angry, defiant child. an especially hard task when you have a short fuse yourself!
How to deal with children with ODD (oppositional defiant disorder)?
Oppositional Defiant Disorder is defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical manual of Mental disorders - Fourth Edition, Text Revision (DSM-IV-TR) as a pattern of negativistic behavior which significantly impairs functioning in more than one area.
Some of the most challenging students I've had to teach have been those with Oppositional-Defiant Disorder. These are the students who challenge the behavioral norms in the classroom, often show low academic achievement, and lack motivation. Thankfully, there is plenty of research behind teaching these tough nuts to crack and lots of resources out there
Oppositional Defiant Disorder Treatment: a Holistic Approach