Neurodevelopmental Disorders Articles

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  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder Treatment
    Table of Contents Psychotherapy Medications Self-Help Psychotherapy The central focus of therapy with oppositional defiant disorder is usually behavioral, implemented through parent training. The parent training can often be done ...
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder Symptoms
    Oppositional Defiant Disorder is a childhood disorder that is characterized by negative, defiant, disobedient and often hostile behavior toward adults and authority figures primarily. In order to be diagnosed, the behaviors must occur for at ...
  • Intellectual Disability (Mental Retardation) Symptoms
    Intellectual Disability, formerly known as "Mental Retardation," is a disorder with onset during the developmental period. It includes intellectual deficits and difficulty functioning in daily life in areas such as communication, self-care, home ...
  • Mathematics Disorder Symptoms
    Mathematical ability, as measured by individually administered standardized tests, is substantially below that expected given the person's chronological age, measured intelligence, and age-appropriate education. The disturbance significantly interferes with academic achievement or activities of daily living ...
  • Enuresis Symptoms
    The essential feature of Enuresis is repeated voiding of urine during the day or at night into bed or clothes. Most often this is involuntary but occasionally may be intentional. Specific Symptoms of Enuresis Repeated voiding of ...
  • Encopresis Symptoms
    The essential feature of Encopresis is repeated passage of feces into inappropriate places (e.g., the child's clothing or on the floor). Most often this is involuntary but occasionally it may be intentional. When the passage of ...
  • Asperger’s Disorder Symptoms
    Asperger’s Disorder is a syndrome that typically appears first in childhood, and is primarily characterized by a person’s difficulty in everyday social interactions with others. For instance, a person with Asperger’s may ...
  • Conduct Disorder Symptoms
    The essential feature of Conduct Disorder is a repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior by a child or teenager in which the basic rights of others or major age-appropriate societal norms or rules are violated. ...
  • Disorder of Written Expression Symptoms
    The essential feature of Disorder of Written Expression is writing skills (as measured by an individually administered standardized test or functional assessment of writing skills) that fall substantially below those expected given the individual's chronological ...
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder Symptoms
    A total of six (or more) items from (a), (b), and (c), with at least two from (a), and one each from (b) and (c): (a) qualitative impairment in social interaction, as manifested by ...