Difference between ADHD, Conduct Disorder, Oppositional Defiance Disorder and Antisocial Disorder
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... Head: BEHAVIORAL AND ATTENTION DISORDERS Relationships between CD, ODD, and AD, and ADHD Relationships between CD, ODD, and AD, and ADHD The comorbidity between the behavior disorders CD, ODD and AD(conduct disorder, oppositional defiance disorder and antisocial disorder) and ADHD has been, according to Matthys and Lochman (2010), undervalued as an area of inquiry. The study of the connections between behavior disorders and ADHD could provide a better understanding of both sets of issues, however most often studies have been conducted without the acknowledgement of a connectivity that exists. According to Matthys and Lochman (2010) “comorbidity is the norm, not the exception”, thus the research that ...