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ODD Oppositional Defiant Disorder eAACAP on aacap.org Because childhood and adolescent mental illnesses are real, common, and treatable w w w . a a c a p . o r g ODD: A Guide for Families n ii Oppositional Defiant Disorder: A Guide for Families is adapted from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Oppositional Defiant Disorder. The AACAP Practice Parameter was written to aid clinicians, child and adolescent psychiatrists, physicians, and other healthcare professionals in the diagnosis and treatment of children with ODD. This guide was adapted from the AACAP Practice Parameter in 2009. This publication is protected by copyright…show more content…
Treatment decisions are typically based on a number of different things, including the child’s age, the severity of the behaviors, and whether the child has a coexisting mental health condition.19 eAACAP on aacap.org Because childhood and adolescent mental illnesses are real, common, and treatable ODD: A Guide for Families n 9 Oppositional Defiant Disorder: A Guide for Families is adapted from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s Practice Parameter for the Assessment and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Oppositional Defiant Disorder. The AACAP Practice Parameter was written to aid clinicians, child and adolescent psychiatrists, physicians, and other healthcare professionals in the diagnosis and treatment of children with ODD. This guide was adapted from the AACAP Practice Parameter in 2009. This publication is protected by copyright and can be reproduced with the permission of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. ©2009 The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, all rights reseved. The goals and circumstances of the parents also are important when forming a…show more content…
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