Oct 04, · Although oppositional defiance disorder (ODD) is generally associated with children, some adults exhibit the same signs and characteristics of hostile behavior. According to Marilyn Adams of Guidance Facilitators, people with this disorder have antagonistic reactions to authority figures. Jun 25, · Oppositional defiant disorder is a risk factor for the development of conduct disorder (CD). The diagnostic criteria associated with conduct disorder are often considered more serious than the.
Oppositional defiant disorder in adults with ADHD A total of 69% met criteria for ODD as children and/or adults. Understanding how ODD interacts with ADHD to impact personality disorder, substance abuse, and treatment response Cited by: