Troubled Teens Boarding School Troubled Teens Boarding School Troubled Teens Boarding School
Troubled Teens Boarding School Troubled Teens Boarding School Troubled Teens Boarding School
Troubled Teens Boarding School Troubled Teens Boarding School Troubled Teens Boarding School

  Problem Teen 866-698-3362
(24HR Hotline)

Troubled Teens Boarding School
Boarding Schools | Troubled Teens | ADD Boarding | Teen Intervention | ADHD | Teen Depression | Testimonials | Teen Assessment
Oppositional Defiant Disorder | School Problems | Anger Management | Authority Problems | Featured School | Articles | Contact Us | Home
Troubled Teens Boarding Schools
Residential Treatment Center
Troubled Teens Boarding Schools
Knowing Why, When, and How to Find a School for Your Teen

Oppositional Defiant Disorder

OPPOSITIONAL DEFIANT DISORDER (ODD) AND THE TROUBLED TEEN

Teens struggling with Oppositional Defiant Disorder are faced with a challenge that intensifies their relationships with authority figures. It is important for parents to realize that this is a disorder, and that their teens aren't merely choosing to "be brats." Often, as parents will attest, Troubled Teens with ODD will express genuine affection at one moment, and intense opposition in the next. These are not bad kids - they're troubled, and they can be helped.

Oppositional Defiant Disorder Symptoms

Symptoms of Oppositional Defiant Disorder include frequent temper tantrums, regular defiance of adults or authority figures, arugmentative behavior with adults, intentional attempts to aggravate others, and projecting responsibility for misbehavior to others. Teens with ODD are easily aggravated or angered "at the drop of a hat," and are often vindictive when they feel they've been wronged.

Oppositional Defiant Disorder and The Parent

Signs that you, the parent, are having difficulty coping with a troubled teen's ODD issues include the sensation that you are always "walking on eggshells," fearful of what might trigger the next outburst or argument. Your family life may seem stressed to the breaking point on a regular basis, especially when the struggling teen is present. Whenever you try to "do what's right" in dealing with the Oppositional Defiant Disorder teen, setting appropriate boundaries, consequencing, etc., it all seems to turn out wrong. Therapeutic Boarding Schools offer treatment for ODD with an aggressive Therapeutic approach.

Oppositional Defiant Disorder- Causes and Help

There are many causes of Oppositional Defiant Disorder (boardingschools-troubledteens) . A therapist and a doctor can be helpful in determining what course of medical and/or Therapeutic action should be taken. However, regardless of the final diagnosis, you should remember that your consistent attempts at good parenting, and at maintaining a strong, caring relationship, are among the most important things your troubled teen needs.

ODD- Knowing When To Intervene

If your teen's behaviors are creating a constant crisis situation for him/herself, which is destructive to relationships, and/or has the potential to bring harm to the teen, those in his/her presence, or to property, it may be very wise to seek the services of a Therapeutic Boarding Schools for troubled teens. Such schools provide 24x7 supervision and support, augment their services with group and individual therapy, and provide the opportunity for academic growth and accomplishment while confronting ODD issues among the teen.

Therapeutic Boarding Schools for ODD Teens

Just as importantly, such schools provide relief for parents who feel as though they've exhausted all of their options. ODD teens can be helped. But they need the proper school for that help. Let us help. Too many schools claim to provide services for ODD children, but are not up to the task. We work with multiple schools that provide exceptional services.

If you are struggling to find solutions and relief, we can help. Please give us a call.

HELP YOUR TROUBLED TEEN TODAY!

Don't hesitate in contacting us. We want to help you, and your family and/or friends, with all your questions. Contact us at any time, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Complete the following form and our specialist will contact you and assist you with any questions and needs you may have.

Boarding School
Private Boarding Schools
Residential Treatment Centers
 

Parent/Guardian

First Name:*

Last Name:*

Email Address:*

Daytime Phone:*

Teen

Teen's First Name:*

Teen's Last Name:*

Teen's Gender:*

Female
Male

Teen's Age:*

Description:

 
Anti Spam:* Enter code from box below:

authimage
 


Troubled Teen Transports (getting your child to the program) | Articles | Boarding Schools Troubled Teens ResourcesPrivacy Policy

 
©Copyright 2007 BoardingSchools-TroubledTeens.Info. All Rights Reserved
Website by Hybrid Design