Kimberly Abraham, LMSW, has worked with oppositional-defiant and conduct-disordered children and their families for more than 25 years. Kim works closely with inner-city schools, runaway shelters and court systems. She is the mother of a son with oppositional defiant disorder. Marney Studaker-Cordner, LMSW, has been a clinical therapist for 15 years. She specializes in at-risk youth and has worked with teens court-ordered into Day Treatment/Night Watch programs. She has personal experience in the area of step-parenting and has raised four children. Kim and Marney are the co-creators of The ODD Lifeline, a specialized, step-by-step program for parenting children, teens and young adults with oppositional-defiant disorder.