Disruptive behaviour disorders
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Disruptive behaviour disorders book
This chapter considers some of the most challenging disorders within special education: disruptive behaviour disorders. Drawing on the classifications in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Fourth Edition Text Revision DSM-IV-TR (American Psychiatric Association, 2000), it considers oppositional defiant disorder briefly and then conduct disorder more fully, commenting on the criteria for conduct disorder and related issues.