Recognizing Signs of Conduct Disorder in Young Children With ADHD

 ADHD in the News 2018-02-22

Behavior disorders such as oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) and conduct disorder (CD) are diagnosed in about 25 percent of children with ADHD, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Recognizing the signs and starting treatment for conduct disorder early is important as those with CD who haven’t received treatment may be unable to adapt to the demands of adulthood and continue to have [problems with relationships and holding a job]