Oppositional Defiant Disorder is a term given to describe when a child displays a certain pattern of behaviours that includes losing their temper frequently, defying adults, being easily annoyed and deliberately annoying others.
The key elements displayed by children with ODD include the following characteristics:
Pathological Demand avoidance covers a range of features. The most distinctive of these, and the one from which the condition takes its name, is an overriding compulsion to control situations and avoid demands made by other people, due to exceptionally high levels of anxiety
In essence these children display a "counter-will" against authority especially when frustrated or stressed. They are often completely inflexible in these situations and the more pressure which is applied to make them conform, the greater the opposition
A range of strategies will be considered in order to address successful behaviour and socialisation outcomes for children and young persons with ODD and overlapping conditions
Areas to be addressed include
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Autistic Spectrum Disorder are terms used to describe a range of Learning, Behavioural and Socialisation differences.
The key to providing successful outcomes for individuals with ADHD and ASD will be a full understanding and acceptance of the needs of every child.
Areas to be addressed in the session include:
The presentation will outline a range of practical options for the successful teaching and learning of students with ADHD and ASD.
Opportunities for problem solving a range of issues regarding children with ADHD and ASD will be discussed by utilizing both the expertise and experience of the course leader and of the delegates who attend the course.
Price £30.00 - The Curious Case of ADHD & ASD
Price £30.00 - ODD & PDA
Price £45.00- Both Online Recordings
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