The persistence of impairment associated with ODD into young adulthood calls for a reconsideration of ODD as a disorder limited to childhood.
There’s a calendar date parents of Oppositional Defiant kids often cling to: the 18th Birthday. That magical day when your child becomes an adult and you are no longer responsible for him — at least not legally. Some parents can actually tell you how many days are left until their.
It is often helpful for many parents to continue providing some degree of reasonable emotional and problem-solving support to their grown children with attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD), especially when additional psychological issues are present. [Self-Test] Oppositional.
An adult with oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) may feel mad at the world, and lose his temper regularly — even daily. This may manifest as.