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Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD) in Children with Dr. Russell Barkley

Did you know that defiant behavior in children, or Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD), is among the leading reasons for referral to child mental health centers! 

Join Dr. Russell Barkley, leading expert and best-selling author of, Defiant Children: A Clinician’s Manual for Assessment and Parent Training, and discover the emotional and social links to ODD and how it impacts treatment.

You will learn:

  • Barkley’s Four Factor Model (Causes of ODD)
  • The ADHD link to ODD
  • ODD’s progression to Conduct Disorder
  • Major Treatments for ODD and Predictors of Success
  • Barkley’s Defiant Children program overview


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Russell A. Barkley
1 Hour 27 Minutes
Audio and Video
13 Oct, 2015
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NOTE: Tuition includes one free CE Certificate (participant will be able to print the certificate of completion after completing and passing the on-line post-test evaluation). 

Continuing Education Information:  Listed below are the continuing education credit(s) currently available for this non-interactive self-study package. Please note, your state licensing board dictates whether self-study is an acceptable form of continuing education. Please refer to your state rules and regulations. If your profession is not listed, please contact your licensing board to determine your continuing education requirements and check for reciprocal approval. For other credit inquiries not specified below, please contact or 800-844-8260 before the event.

Materials that are included in this course may include interventions and modalities that are beyond the authorized practice of mental health professionals.  As a licensed professional, you are responsible for reviewing the scope of practice, including activities that are defined in law as beyond the boundaries of practice in accordance with and in compliance with your professions standards



Russell A. Barkley's Profile

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Russell A. Barkley, Ph.D., is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Virginia Treatment Center for Children and Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA.  He is a Diplomate (board certified) in three specialties, Clinical Psychology (ABPP), Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, and Clinical Neuropsychology (ABCN, ABPP).  Dr. Barkley is a clinical scientist, educator, and practitioner who has published 23 books, rating scales, and clinical manuals numbering 41 editions.  He has also published more than 270 scientific articles and book chapters related to the nature, assessment, and treatment of ADHD and related disorders and is the author of the book Managing ADHD in School (PESI, 2016).

He is the founder and editor of the bimonthly clinical newsletter, The ADHD Report, now in its 25th year of publication.  Dr. Barkley has presented more than 800 invited addresses internationally and appeared on nationally televised programs such as 60 Minutes, the Today Show, Good Morning America, CBS Sunday Morning, CNN, and many other programs on behalf of those with ADHD.  He has received awards from the American Psychological Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Board of Professional Psychology, Association for the Advancement of Applied and Preventive Psychology, American Professional Society for ADHD and Related Disorders, New England Educational Institute, the Wisconsin Psychological Association, and Children and Adults with ADHD (CHADD) for his career accomplishments, contributions to research in ADHD, to clinical practice, and for the dissemination of science.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Dr. Russell Barkley is employed by the Medical University of South Carolina.  He is on the speaker’s bureau for Eli Lilly and receives compensation.  He has an advisory board relationship with Theravance and receives compensation.  He is an author for Guilford Press and receives royalties.  He is an author for Jones and Bartlett Publishers and receives royalties.  He is a speaker for J&K Seminar and receives royalties.  He is a speaker for and receives royalties.  He is a speaker for and receives royalties.  He is a speaker who receives an honorarium for PESI, Inc. 

Non-Financial: Dr. Russell Barkley has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.

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  • Explain the nature of defiant, oppositional, or noncompliant behavior in children
  • Describe the four major factors that contribute to such behavior, known as the four-factor model of defiant behavior
  • Summarize the implications of this model for evaluating children with this behavior pattern.
  • Describe the treatment implications that arise from an understanding of this model
  • Identify the most effective elements of behavioral parent training to reduce childhood defiant behavior and improve parent-child relationships.


  • ODD as a Two-Dimensional Disorder 
  • Demographic Features
  • Comorbidities
  • ADHD Link to ODD
  • How Does ODD Progress to Conduct Disorder (CD)
  • Adverse Adaptive, Social, and Educational Outcomes from ODD
  • Major Treatments for ODD
  • Goals and Effectiveness of Parent Training for ODD Management
  • Predictors of Success
  • Barkley’s Defiant Children Program Overview

Target Audience

Addiction Counselors, Counselors, Teachers/Educators, Marriage & Family Therapists, Nurses, Occupational Therapists & Occupational Therapy Assistants, Psychologists, Social Workers, Speech-Language Pathologists, and other Mental Health Professionals



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