Oppositional Defiant Disorder

The cause of Oppositional Defiant Disorder is not known, but it is actually believed that a mixture of biological, psychological, and environmental factors may promote the condition.  Unlike children with conduct dysfunction (CD), children with oppositional defiant disorder aren’t aggressive towards individuals or animals, do not destroy property, , nor show a style of theft or perhaps deceit. A diagnosis of Oppositional Defiant Disorder cannot be given if the child presents with carry out disorder.