• Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) Symptoms


Quick Look

oppositional defiant disorder symptoms
  • Child is angry, irritable, resentful
  • Child is non obedient, argues, does not listen to anyone including parents & teachers
  • Argumentative and defiant behaviour
  • Stubbornness and not willing to compromise
  • Refuse to obey anyone
  • gets easily annoyed
  • Blames other for his or her mistakes
  • Spiteful or vindictive
  • Seeks revenge
  • Repeated tantrum throwing
  • Deliberately tries to annoy or upset others
  • Moodiness, frustration and low self esteem
  • Verbal aggression
  • Often questions rules and regulations
  • When upset, child may speak very rude, mean & hateful things

Above symptoms should last for at least six months to be clinically diagnosed as ODD.