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Conduct Disorder Description, research, and treatment information from Internet Mental Health Understanding and Dealing with Conduct and Oppositional Disorders Basic information on the development and treatment of these disorders and a screening check list
Conduct Disorders A description from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry A Place For Us Oppositional Defiant support group for parents. This site also has good information and links to literature
Disruptive Behavior Disorders February 19, 1999 edition of the Friday's Progress Notes newsletter Behavioral Disorders: Focus on Change Practical tips and advice for teachers working with young people with behavioral disorders
Fact Sheet: Conduct Disorder Information from The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center Fact Sheet: Oppositional Defiant Disorder Information from The New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) and Conduct Disorder (CD) in Children and Adolescents: Diagnosis and Treatment Well organised site with good information by Jim Chandler, MD, FRCPC Conduct Disorder The multisystemic treatment package is a comprehensive model of treatment of CD that includes behavioral PMT, social skills training, academic support, pharmacologic treatment of ADHD or depression symptoms, and individual counseling as needed. Initial outcome data for this type of comprehensive approach have been encouraging
The Institute for the Study of Antisocial Behavior in Youth A non-profit organization providing research based information related to antisocial and violent behaviour in youth to professionals, parents, and the public Understanding Violent Behavior in Children and Adolescents An article from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Children and Adolescents with Conduct Disorder Topics include: About conduct disorder; The signs of conduct disorder; Prevalence of conduct disorder; Who is at risk for conduct disorder; Help available for families Trauma and Conduct Disorder Explores the link between trauma history and conduct disorder
What is Conduct Disorder? A fact sheet from the National Mental Health Association About Conduct Disorder The prevalence of CD has increased over recent decades and is higher in urban than in rural settings. It is estimated that six percent of all children have CD, with a male-female ratio of four to one. Aggressive children comprise one-third to one-half of the referrals to child and adolescent clinics


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