A Mind Map, created in PowerPoint, that works as a poster or as a mini presentation that could be used as part of staff training or to build awareness. This list of difficulties is not exhaustive but is a flavour of some of the issues that can affect students with Oppositional Defiant disorder.
Seven Fundamental Fears: "The fear may be a terror of some specific bad experience happening again, or it could be more of a dread of some awful thing which is always threatening to get worse. Either way, it becomes the adult personality’s deeply held sense of insecurity."
Verbal Operants - Verbal behavior (VB) is based on Skinner's behavioral analysis of language and on the principles and similar teaching procedures of Applied Behavior Analysis (Skinner 1957). Verbal behavior identifies language as learned behavior caused by the same environmental variables that control nonverbal behavior