Oppositional Defiant Disorder | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • Why does my child have ODD?
  • What can I do to help my child?
  • What treatment will help my child?
  • Do we need family counseling?
  • Will medicines help?
  • Are there any other treatments for my child?
  • How can I stop from being so angry all the time?
  • Does my child have ODD?
  • My child seems to be a loner. How can I help him/her make friends?
  • Are there any support groups in my area?


Oppositional Defiant Disorder by Sutton Hamilton, MD, and John Armando, LCSW (American Family Physician October 01, 2008, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20081001/861.html)

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 10/09