Children with characteristics of oppositional defiant disorder show frequent negative, angry and defiant behaviors – especially with parents, teachers and other authority figures.
Affected children may demonstrate the following symptoms of ODD:
Therapy and clinical treatment with Aurora’s child and adolescent behavioral health team can significantly help families facing ODD.
Child and Adolescent Day Treatment is available for families affected by ODD. Through a combination of medication, therapy and education, children and their parents can learn to manage the symptoms of ODD. Our therapists teach children social skills and problem-solving tools – and work with parents to create a home life based on appropriate discipline, consistent attention and loving support.
Call 414-454-6600 to schedule a consultation for your child to see how we can help them overcome their symptoms of ODD.